Oisin Langan was at the game for Tipp FM Sport. The full time score was Tipperary 2-22 Kilkenny 1-13. Tipp manager Eamon O’Shea is pleased with his side’s consistency in their work-rate. Kilkenny manager Brian Cody says the better team won.Elsewhere, Cork have beaten Galway 2-17 to 0-20 in Salthill, meaning Kilkenny are guaranteed to be in a relegation play-off battle. Tipperary and Cork now top Division 1A on six points a piece. In front of over 10,000 peope in Semple Stadium Tipperary led by 1-16 to 1-9 at half time.With goals from Seamus Callanan in the first half and Niall O’Meara in the second Tipperary ran out comfortable 12 point winners over the Cats. Callanan hit 1-07 for the Premier County with Hurler of the Year Richie Hogan scoring 0-09 points for Kilkenny in the first half.