Kilkenny forward Shefflin wins tenth All-Star award

Henry Shefflin lifts the Liam McCarthy Cup after beating Tipperary in last month's final
Henry Shefflin holds aloft the Liam McCarthy Cup after beating Tipperary in last month's final

Kilkenny forward Henry Shefflin has won a record 10th hurling All-Star award while his All-Ireland winning side secured eight places in the 2011 team.

Shefflin's team-mate Tommy Walsh also sets a new best by claiming a ninth All-Star spot in a row.

Dublin receive two All-Stars for the first time through Gary Maguire and Liam Rushe.

They are among six new All-Stars with Paul Murphy, Brian Hogan, Richie Hogan and Michael Cahill the others.

All-Star team: Gary Maguire (Dublin), Paul Murphy (Kilkenny), Paul Curran (Tipperary), Michael Cahill (Tipperary), Tommy Walsh (Kilkenny), Brian Hogan (Kilkenny), Padraic Maher (Tipperary), Liam Rushe (Dublin), Michael Fennelly (Kilkenny), Michael Rice (Kilkenny), Richie Power (Kilkenny), Henry Shefflin (Kilkenny), John Mullane (Waterford), Lar Corbett (Tipperary), Richie Hogan (Kilkenny).