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Players return for Limerick

New Limerick hurling manager Donal O'Grady has been boosted by the return of the players who refused to play under former boss Justin McCarthy last season,

The majority of the 2009 panel walked away earlier this year in protest at McCarthy's decision to axe a number of high-profile stars.

But, with the exception of Ollie Moran and Mark Foley, who have retired, all the players have made themselves available for selection next year.

And O'Grady has secured the services of renowned fitness coach Jerry Wallis, who he worked with during his time in charge of Cork.