2002 All-Ireland Minor Hurling Championship

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2002 All-Ireland Senior Hurling Championship
Championship details
Dates 14 April - 8 September 2002
All-Ireland Champions
Winning team Kilkenny (17th win)
Captain Michael Rice
Manager Nicky Cashin
All-Ireland Finalists
Losing team Tipperary
Captain Patrick McCormack
Manager Paddy McCormack
Provincial Champions
Munster Tipperary
Leinster Kilkenny
Ulster Antrim
Connacht Not Played
Championship statistics
No. matches played 31
All-Star Team See here

The 2002 All-Ireland Minor Hurling Championship was the 72nd staging of the All-Ireland Minor Hurling Championship. The championship began on 14 April 2002 and ended on 8 September 2002.

Cork entered the championship as defending champions,[1] however, they were defeated by Galway in the All-Ireland quarter-final. Kilkenny won the title after defeating Tipperary by 3-15 to 1-7 in the final.[2]


Team Colours Sponsor Most recent success
All-Ireland Provincial
Antrim Saffron and white Club 2000
Cork Red and white O2 2001 2000
Galway Maroon and white Supermacs 2000 1989
Kilkenny Black and amber Avonmore plc 1993 2001
Tipperary Blue and gold enfer 1996 2001
Wexford Purple and gold Wexford Creamery 1968 1985]


Leinster Minor Hurling Championship[edit]

Munster Minor Hurling Championship[edit]

Ulster Minor Hurling Championship[edit]

All-Ireland Minor Hurling Championship[edit]

External links[edit]


  1. ^ Hickey, Paddy (10 September 2001). "Rebel defence denies fighting Farragher Minor hat-trick". Irish Independent. Retrieved 13 October 2013. 
  2. ^ Harrington, John (9 September 2002). "Major performance by Kilkenny minors". Irish Independent. Retrieved 13 October 2013.