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The Cody years: Kilkenny v The Rest

Our table shows how Kilkenny have fared in the championship and league against all opposition since the start of 1999. They have lost more often to Galway than to any other county, eight defeats from 20 games, but enjoy an average success rate of 89pc against the 15 counties they have met in that period.

County PLAYED WON DREW LOST % success

Offaly 11 11 0 0 100

Laois 8 8 0 0 100

Down 1 1 0 0 100

Derry 2 2 0 0 100

Meath 1 1 0 0 100

Antrim 4 4 0 0 100

Westmeath 1 1 0 0 100

Limerick 9 8 1 0 94

Dublin 18 15 2 1 89

Clare 13 10 1 2 88

Wexford 19 16 1 2 87

Waterford 17 13 0 4 76

Tipperary 21 14 1 6 69

Cork 17 11 0 6 65

Galway 20 12 0 8 60

Total 162 127 6 29 89 (average)

Cody v Galway (1999-2012)

1999: Galway 2-15 Kilkenny 1-15 (NHL semi-final)

2000: Kilkenny 2-19 Galway 0-17 (All-Ireland semi-final)

2001: Galway 2-15 Kilkenny 1-13 (All-Ireland semi-final)

2002: Galway 0-15 Kilkenny 0-9 (NHL)

2003: Kilkenny 0-20 Galway 1-12 (NHL)

2004: Galway 0-18 Kilkenny 1-12 (NHL)

2004: Kilkenny 4-20 Galway 1-10 (All-Ireland qualifier)

2005: Kilkenny 4-16 Galway 1-21 (NHL)

2005: Galway 5-18 Kilkenny 4-18 (All-Ireland semi-final)

2006: Kilkenny 1-16 Galway 0-10 (NHL)

2006: Kilkenny 2-22 Galway 3-14 (All-Ireland quarter-final)

2006: Kilkenny 1-19 Galway 0-18 (NHL)

2007: Kilkenny 3-22 Galway 1-18 (All-Ireland quarter-final)

2009: Kilkenny 1-20 Galway 0-12 (NHL)

2009: Kilkenny 2-20 Galway 3-13 (Leinster semi-final)

2010: Galway 2-21 Kilkenny 1-23 (NHL)

2010: Kilkenny 1-19 Galway 1-12 (Leinster final)

2011: Galway 4-14 Kilkenny 3-13 (NHL)

2012: Kilkenny 3-26 Galway 0-10 (NHL)

2012: Galway 2-21 Kilkenny 2-11 (Leinster final)

TOTAL: Kilkenny 12, Galway 8.

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