Tony Kelly voted GAA.ie Hurler of the Week
The public has voted Clare’s Tony Kelly the GAA.ie Hurler of the Week.
The Ballyea club-man received 5,224 votes from the public on the GAA’s Official Instagram page which put him ahead of Cork’s Seamus Harnedy (3,087) and Limerick’s Diarmaid Byrnes (1,840)
Tony Kelly – Clare
Tony Kelly was the Banner County’s main man in their thrilling draw with Limerick. He scored 16 points, five of them from play, and played with his usual distinctive dash in all aspects of the game.
Seamus Harnedy – Cork
Seamus Harnedy typified the combination of spirit and skill that saw Cork claim a very impressive win over Waterford. He scored five points from play and was extremely dogged in his desire to win hard ball.
Diarmaid Byrnes – Limerick
Byrnes is having an outstanding year and was immense again for Limerick against Clare. His accuracy from frees (he converted seven frees and one ’65) kept Limerick in the game at times and he also chipped in with an outstanding point from play.
Players of the Week are decided based on votes cast by followers of the Official GAA Instagram page.