Three Wexford Natives Named To Represent Wexford In Abu-Dhabi Hurling Exhibition

The All-Stars travelled to the United Arab Emirates on Wednesday morning…

Three Wexford natives have been named to represent the county at the Abu Dhabi exhibition hurling tournament.

All-Stars Lee Chin and Dee O’Keeffe have been named in the 27-strong panel, which includes players from 13 counties. The trip to the UAE is a just reward for their efforts over the past number of years.

Members of the 2019 All-Star team will challenge members of the 2018 All-Star team in an exhibition match in front of a strong Irish expat community.

Wexford will also be represented by Askamore’s James Owens, who will be on sideline duties for man-in-the-middle David Gough.

The full panel is:

Seán Finn (Limerick)

Declan Hannon (Limerick)

Dan Morrissey (Limerick)

Cian Lynch (Limerick)

Darragh Fitzgibbon (Cork)

Peter Duggan (Clare)

Séamus Harnedy (Cork)

Patrick Horgan (Cork)

John Conlon (Clare)

Graeme Mulcahy (Limerick)

Cathal Barrett (Tipperary)

Padraic Maher (Tipperary)

Noel McGrath (Tipperary)

Diarmuid O’Keeffe (Wexford)

Lee Chin (Wexford)

Séamus Callanan (Tipperary)

Patrick Purcell (Laois) 

Shane Conway (Kerry)

Killian Doyle (Westmeath)

Enda Rowland (Laois)

Neil McManus (Antrim)

Declan Coulter (Donegal)

Patrick McKenna (Kildare)

Edward Byrne (Carlow)

Anthony Nash (Cork)

John McGrath (Tipperary)

James Weir (Sligo)

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Referees: James Owens, Conor Lane and David Gough.