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Cork vs Waterford: More than just silverware on the line as rivals battle to be No 1 challenger

As Dan Shanahan recalls, a Saturday night final between Munster rivals has a familiar ring to it, but there’s more than just one piece of silverware on the line

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Conor Prunty of Waterford in action against Patrick Horgan of Cork. Photo: Stephen McCarthy/Sportsfile

Conor Prunty of Waterford in action against Patrick Horgan of Cork. Photo: Stephen McCarthy/Sportsfile

Conor Prunty of Waterford in action against Patrick Horgan of Cork. Photo: Stephen McCarthy/Sportsfile

Lights, camera, action; Waterford and Cork in Thurles on a Saturday night.

It has all the the hallmarks of a thriller, which is exactly what it was when these rivals last met in such a setting, the Munster hurling final replay almost 12 years ago. It was an epic encounter decided by a late Dan Shanahan goal that produced some extraordinary cameos.


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