It was a great victory for Anthony McCormack's side and they will now go on to contest the All Ireland series
The former Kilkenny Manager has responded to comments made by John Mullane in the past week around the Kilkenny game
Kilkenny are defending Leinster and All Ireland Champions.
He was asked about his plans after Kilkenny exited the Championship at the weekend.
Kilkenny will not be going away anytime soon
It's set to be a cracking evening at Semple Stadium this Saturday and Kilkenny and Waterford are always tasty affairs
It's going to be a massive game between the two teams and the positioning of Austin Gleeson could be a crucial factor
Catch all the post match reaction from four of Kilkenny's leading players right here
Kilkenny are preparing for the next round of the All Ireland Hurling Qualifiers against Waterford on Saturday at 7pm.
Alan says the squad would have looked up to Eddie as a player with Kilkenny.