2002 All-Ireland Senior Hurling Championship Final

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2002 All-Ireland Hurling Final
2002 All Ireland Hurling.jpg
Event2002 All-Ireland Senior Hurling Championship
Date8 September 2002
VenueCroke Park, Dublin
Man of the MatchHenry Shefflin (Kilkenny)
RefereeAodán Mac Suibhne (Dublin)

The 2002 All-Ireland Hurling Final was the 115th All-Ireland Hurling Final and the culmination of the 2002 All-Ireland Senior Hurling Championship, a tournament for the top hurling counties. The match was held at Croke Park, Dublin, on 8 September 2002, between Kilkenny and Clare. Kilkenny won on a score line of 2-20 to 0-19.[1] The winning captain for Kilkenny was Andy Comerford.[2]

Match details[edit]


D. J. Carey got the opening score, a goal in the third-minute goal, touching into the net after a Henry Shefflin run and lob into the square. Kilkenny were 1-2 to 0-0 up after six minutes of play.

Kilkenny2-20 – 0-19Clare
H. Shefflin (1-7)
D. J. Carey (1-6)
M. Comerford (0-1)
E. Brennan (0-1)
A. Comerford (0-1)
J. Coogan (0-1)
D. Lyng (0-1)
B. McEvoy (0-1)
C. Carter (0-1)
(report) S. McMahon (0-6)
J. O'Connor (0-4)
C. Lynch (0-2)
N. Gilligan (0-2)
G. Considine (0-2 each)
T. Griffin (0-1)
O. Baker (0-1)
A. Quinn (0-1)
Attendance: 76,254
Referee: Aodán Mac Suibhne (Dublin)
  • 70 minutes.
  • Replay if scores level.
  • Five substitutes allowed


  1. ^ "Banner falter at final hurdle". Hogan Stand. 19 December 2002. Retrieved 22 August 2013.
  2. ^ "Kilkenny 2-20 Clare 0-19". Daily Mirror. 9 September 2002. Retrieved 22 August 2013.

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