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Former Tipperary Boss Appointed Manager Of Na Piarsaigh

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Former Tipperary hurling manager, Michael Ryan, has been appointed as the new boss of Limerick county champions, Na Piarsaigh.  Ryan took charge of the Premier county in 2015 after serving his time as a selector under both Liam Sheedy and Eamon O’Shea. He led Tipperary to All Ireland glory in his first year in charge but following poor performances in …

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Liam Sheedy Set For Shock Return As Tipperary Manager

Former Tipperary manager, Liam Sheedy is set to make a surprise return to the position following the departure of Michael Ryan earlier this summer. Early reports from the county suggested that the current U21 manager, Liam Cahill would make the move to the senior job after his All Ireland success against Cork last month. However, it is now expected that …

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Report Card: Underwhelming Tipperary Fail To Live Up To Potential

As an exhilarating inter-county season draws to a close, we issue each team with an end-of-season report card, discussing whether or not they fulfilled expectations. Next up, we review the year of the Tipperary hurlers. _____ Team Tipperary _____ Preseason Expectations Fans of Tipperary were probably hoping to put the sour memories of 2017 to bed. They had a blistering …

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“We’re Just Thick” – Hurling Manager Ryan Hails Tipp’s Fighting Spirit

All-Ireland Senior Hurling Championship Semi-Final, Croke Park, Dublin 6/8/2017 Galway vs Tipperary Tipperary manager Michael Ryan Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/Tommy Grealy

Tipperary hurling manager Michael Ryan believes that his team’s Munster Hurling Championship comebacks over the last couple of weeks are down the players just being “thick.” Speaking to the Nenagh Guardian, Ryan praised his player’s fighting spirit over the last two games saying that the “thickness” in the side means that Tipperary don’t know when they’re beaten. “We don’t give …

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Michael Ryan Makes Six Changes To Tipperary Team For Rebels Clash

Tipperary boss Michael Ryan has made six changes to his starting fifteen for Sunday’s Round 2 Munster Senior Hurling Championship clash with Cork at Semple Stadium. The Premier County were soundly beaten by Limerick in the opening round last weekend and many Tipperary supporters vented their frustration on social media for the team that Ryan put out. Ryan’s refusal to …

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Brian Cody Rubbishes Doubts Which Surrounded Kilkenny In Late January

Allianz Hurling League Division 1A Final, Nowlan Park, Kilkenny 8/4/2018 Kilkenny vs Tipperary Kilkenny's manager Brian Cody during the second half Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/James Crombie

Kilkenny are back. There’s no need to whisper. They bellowed it yesterday afternoon themselves with a dominant second-half display. TJ Reid, Walter Walsh and Paddy Deegan led the line as the Cats were crowned Allianz Hurling League champions. After two games, there were suggestions that change was needed at the helm of Kilkenny. Fast-forward two months and Brian Cody is …

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The Standout XV From The 2018 Allianz Hurling League

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Ahead of the Allianz Hurling League Division 1 final between Tipperary and Kilkenny, we take a look at the standout performers from the campaign. 1. Alan Nolan (Dublin) It was certainly an underwhelming campaign for Pat Gilroy’s Dublin side, but Nolan’s showings between the sticks were undoubtedly impressive. The fact that he kept former All-Star Gary Maguire and last season’s …

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Pat Gilroy Hoping For Lift From Cuala Contingent Joining Dublin

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Dublin signed off a somewhat underwhelming Allianz Hurling League campaign with a defeat to Tipperary in Croke Park yesterday. However, Pat Gilroy has given a huge number of players a chance, as they continue to build for the Leinster Championship. With seven weeks until the Kilkenny game to open their summer, the Boys in Blue improved as the league progressed, but …

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Watch: Podge Collins And Cian Lynch Executed Two Insane Pick-Ups During Limerick Vs Clare

Two moments of genius from Clare’s Podge Collins and Limerick’s Cian Lynch summed up the remarkable game of hurling at the Gaelic Grounds yesterday afternoon… Limerick’s dramatic win over Clare in the Allianz National Hurling League quarter-final after a free-taking contest had all the drama imaginable yesterday, as the Treaty reached the final four. There were some truly remarkable skills …

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Venues Confirmed For Waterford ‘Home’ Games In Munster SHC

With the new format of the Munster Senior Hurling Championship, there is the added element of home and away ties as each team play four games. With Tipperary boasting Semple Stadium, Cork Páirc Uí Chaoimh, Limerick the Gaelic Grounds and Clare Cusack Park, they were well equipped to host the ties. However, there were question marks throughout the winter over Walsh …

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TG4’s Line-Up For This Weekend’s Hurling Action Is Simply Mouth-Watering

With the Allianz National Hurling League Division 1 quarter-finals and relegation play-offs in store this weekend, there is a feast of small ball action in store. Kilkenny and Tipperary travel to Offaly and Dublin respectively, and the two traditional powerhouses will be expected to make their way into the semi-finals unscathed. Meanwhile, Galway and Wexford face off for the first …

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All Allianz League Games This Weekend Are Off

League Munster GAA Hurling Minor Championship 2011 Final 10/7/2011 General view of a hurl and sliotar Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/James Crombie GAA

The GAA have announced that all Allianz National Hurling and Football League games are off this weekend, due to the weather. A full revised fixtures programme to cover the remaining rounds of the Allianz Leagues will be issued on Monday, March 5th. As there consecutive game-weeks in hurling all the way through to the final, all games have been put …

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