Kilkenny duo Brian Hogan and Aidan Fogarty have both this morning announced their retirement from inter-county hurling, following on from the departures of Tommy Walsh and David Herity.
Despite 10-time All-Ireland winning manager Brian Cody recently confirming his intention to stay on as manager, this winter is turning into one of great change for the All-Ireland champions.
Hogan (33) has been a member of the Kilkenny panel since 2004 and won seven All-Ireland medals during his career. Fogarty (32) joined the panel in 2003 and won eight All-Ireland senior medals.
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