Clare hurling selector Ken Ralph says the squad are looking forward to a tough test against Kilkenny this weekend.
Brian Cody’s side come to Ennis with the only unbeaten record in the top tier, with the Cats recording a 1-29 to 0-22 win over Laois last time out.
Top scorer TJ Reid sat out that win last weekend, but is expected to be restored to the starting line up for Saturday’s trip to Ennis.
Clarecastle’s Ralph says they are just focused on building momentum as the championship moves closer
Throw in on Saturday in Cusack Park is at 3pm with live commentary here on Clare FM in association with Matt Waters Clare Fruit and Veg Market, and Geraghty’s Spar and Off License Turnpike Ennis