Four Kildare players named on Christy Ring Champions 15 team

Lilies top the list as eight counties in total honoured

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Four Kildare players named on Christy Ring Champions 15 team

Jack Sheridan one of four Kildare players named on Champions Christy Ring team of 2018

Kildare have received the honour of having four county hurlers named in the this season's Christy Ring Champions XV.

The players, Paddy McKenna (Clane), Éanna O'Neill (Coill Dubh), Mark Maloney (Celbridge) and Jack Sheridan (Naas), will receive their much coveted awards at the PwC All-Stars event in Dublin’s Convention Centre this evening, Friday November 2. 

Christy Ring champions, Kildare, received the most awards, four, while the rest of the awards go to London (3), Wicklow (2), Derry (2) with Down, Armagh, Roscommon and Mayo all getting one each.

The XV award winners are: Kildare (4) Paddy McKenna, Kildare Eanna O'Neill, Mark Moloney and Jack Sheridan; London (3) Brian Regan, Denis O'Regan, Aaron Sheehan; Wicklow (2) John Henderson  Warren Kavanagh; Derry (2) Cian Waldron and Cormac O'Doherty and one each to Down Dáithí Sands; Armagh Stephen Renaghan;  Roscommon Naos Connaughton and Mayo David Kenny.