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Tipperary Reveal Pre-Season Fixtures In Place Of Munster Senior League

Tipperary have opted not to compete in the Munster Senior Hurling League again this year but have released the list of challenge matches they will play instead.  The pre-season tournament is widely used by managers to experiment with developing talent and fringe players within their county. Cork, Limerick, Clare and Kerry are competing in the tournament this year while Waterford …

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Thurles Sars Romp To Fourth Tipp SHC In A Row And Look Like Early All-Ireland Contenders

Thurles Sarsfields gave a dazzling display in Sunday’s Tipperary Senior Hurling Championship final, overcoming Borrisoleigh on a scoreline of 1-24 to 0-11.  The 16-point winning margin reflected the gulf in class between the two sides at Semple Stadium and although it is early days in the grand scheme of Croke Park on St. Patrick’s Day, Sars will now want to …

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Distasteful Rumours Will Drive Tipperary On Insists Shane McGrath

GAA All Ireland Senior Hurling Championship Final 5/9/2010 Kilkenny vs Tipperary Tipperary's Shane McGrath and manager Liam Sheedy celebrate with the Liam McCarthy trophy Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/Cathal Noonan

Tipperary haven’t exactly set the championship alight so far this year like they did in 2016, but they are still in the hunt for September glory yet again.  The defending All-Ireland champions saw a drastic halt to the momentum they carried through to the beginning of 2017 from last year’s convincing Liam MacCarthy Cup triumph when they suffered a surprise …

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Sell-out Expected In New Páirc Uí Chaoimh For All-Ireland Quarter-Finals

Páirc Uí Chaoimh

Saturday and Sunday will see the first inter-county games take place in the newly developed Páirc Uí Chaoimh with the All-Ireland SHC quarter-finals going ahead.  Defending champions Tipperary face Clare on Saturday while Waterford and Wexford will clash on Sunday. The decision to host the games on two different days initially raised many an eyebrow. However, the decision will be …

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Massive Injury Concern For Clare Ahead Of All-Ireland Quarter-Final

Munster GAA Senior Hurling Championship Semi-Final, Semple Stadium, County Tipperary 4/6/2017 Limerick vs Clare Clare's David McInerney celebrates after the game with Jason McCarthy Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/Tommy Dickson

Clare have been dealt an injury blow as they begin preparations for their All-Ireland quarter-final clash with Tipperary.  David McInerney strained his hamstring in training on Tuesday night and is now in a race against time to be fit for the July 22 meeting with the reigning All-Ireland champions, according to Club Clare. This news will come as a cause …

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The Bookies’ All Stars: Favourites For 2017 Hurling All Stars

We have arrived at the business end of the 2017 All-Ireland Senior Hurling Championship.  With only six teams remaining in the hunt for September glory, the picture of this championship is becoming clearer. Provincial champions, Cork and Galway have their respective semi-final berths secured and await the outcome of the two quarter-finals to see who they will come up against. …

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Venue And Times For All-Ireland Hurling Quarter-Finals Confirmed

Páirc Uí Chaoimh

The venue for the All-Ireland Senior Hurling Championship quarter-finals has been confirmed by the GAA today.  Páirc Uí Chaoimh will play host to the clashes of Tipperary vs Clare and Waterford vs Wexford as the eagerly anticipated new state of the art stadium will finally be unveiled. However, there will not be a double-header for the quarter-finals, as has been …

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Times And Venues Of Round 1 Hurling Qualifiers Announced

Munster GAA Senior Hurling Championship Final, Gaelic Grounds, Limerick 10/7/2016 Waterford vs Tipperary Tipperary's Michael Breen celebrates scoring a goal

While the big boys were kept apart in this morning’s draw for the first round of the All-Ireland SHC qualifiers, that is not to say that these games will not be keenly anticipated by hurling folk around the country.  To recap on what came out of the hat at GAA HQ this morning, the draw will see Dublin take on …

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Michael Quinlivan Injury Not As Bad As First Feared

Good news for Tipperary football supporters today is that the injury sustained by star player, Michael Quinlivan, is not as bad was initially feared on Saturday evening.  Quinlivan was stretchered off the Pairc Uí Rinn pitch around the 15 minute mark of Tipperary’s one-point loss to Cork at the weekend as a result of what appeared to be a serious …

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Michael Duignan Blasts The ‘Horrific’ Sharing Of WhatsApp Messages About The Tipperary Hurlers

Michael Duignan has ferociously condemned the circulation of rumours about the Tipperary hurling panel via WhatsApp messages which swept the country this week.  The messages that were shared spread unsavoury rumours about the personal lives and families of named players within the Tipperary camp. Speaking to Darren Frehill on RTÉ Radio One’s Morning Ireland this morning, the Offaly legend slammed …

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