Niall “Stylish” McCarthy to make Fitz debut

Today sees Ger Cunningham’s UCC senior hurling team begin their Fitzgibbon Cup group campaign.

They face UCD in a tough opener at the Mardyke. Throw in is at 2.45pm.

Niall McCarthy makes his first appearance in this famous competition at the tender age of 34. The 2 time All-Ireland winner joins the like of Clare’s Shane O’Donnell and Corks Alan Cadogan is a strong looking team.

For more on this and other Fitzgibbon cup games check out http://www.irishexaminer.com/sport/gaa/hurling/fitzgibbon-cup-previews-cork-veteran-niall-mccarthy-adds-fire-to-ucc-378609.html