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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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Tipperary Showing Further Signs Of Their Inability To Handle Success

GAA All-Ireland Senior Hurling Championship Final, Croke Park, Dublin 4/9/2016 Kilkenny vs Tipperary Tipperary’s John O’Dwyer celebrates Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/James Crombie

People have short memories in sport. Good times are forgotten about if turmoil follows and vice versa. Recent results and performances by Tipperary hurlers coupled with the axing of Cathal Barrett can only add fuel to the fire regarding Tipp’s ability to handle success. Tipp have struggled to build consistent senior success. They don’t like the comparison with their near …

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Tipperary All-Star Nominee Set To Miss Championship After Club Incident

GAA All-Ireland Senior Football Championship Semi-Final, Croke Park, Dublin 21/8/2016 Mayo vs Tipperary Tipperary goalkeeper Evan Comerford Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/Donall Farmer

Tipperary could be without goalkeeper Evan Comerford for the Munster Championship an incident after a club game during the week with a former inter-county referee. It is being reported that the 22-year-old is in line for a 12-week ban – a suspension that would cover both club and inter-county games. Former All-Ireland final referee Paddy Russell was the man who …

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Tipperary Vs Cork: The Three Key Men For Each Side

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On Sunday, the Munster Senior Hurling Championship will get underway and we look at the key players to look out for in the upcoming battle between Tipperary and Cork.  Undoubtedly, the beginning of the Munster Championship is a date that many GAA fans look forward to, but this year it is particularly interesting. The rivalry and history between Tipperary and …

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Nenagh Éire Óg Appoint Offaly Hurling Legend As New Manager

Allianz Hurling League Division 1 Quarter-Final 29/3/2015 Offaly vs Tipperary Offaly manager Brian Whelehan Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/Morgan Treacy

On Monday afternoon former All-Ireland winner and Offaly legend Brian Whelehan was ratified as the new Nenagh Éire Óg senior hurling manager.    Since stepping into management in 2009, Whealahan has had spells with both Camross from Laois and Kiltormer in Galway. In 2013, he gladly took over the Offaly Senior hurling team, however, after achieving little success with his …

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Michael Ryan Suggests Division 1B Teams Better Placed To Win The League

Allianz Hurling League Division 1A, Pairc Ui Rinn, Co. Cork 26/3/2017 Cork vs Tipperary Tipperary manager Michael Ryan Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/Cathal Noonan

As the Tipperary post-mortem begins this morning after their shock drubbing at the hands of Galway in yesterday’s National Hurling League final, Michael Ryan and his backroom team will need answers, and quickly.  Tipp are set to take on Cork in the Munster championship in only four weeks, May 21st in Thurles. After yesterday’s 16-point defeat to the Tribesmen sent …

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Tipperary To Wear New Jersey In Sunday’s League Final

Tipperary are set to launch a new jersey this weekend by wearing it in Sunday’s Allianz national hurling league final versus Galway.  It is understood that the new jersey will not be available for sale to the public until next week, after the team has sported it in the clash with the Tribesmen. As build up and anticipation to Sunday’s …

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Tipp Boss Ryan Drops Six From Panel Ahead Of Championship

Michael Ryan has cut his Tipperary panel ahead of championship and the latter stages of the league.  The Premier manager has dropped six players from the All Ireland champions panel after a weekend training camp in Abbotstown Centre of Excellence. The panel underwent the two day training camp in preparation for their national league semi-final versus Wexford on Sunday in …

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National Football League: Team Of The Season So Far

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With promotion and relegation settled after some great football, all that remains in question is to whom the silverware is awarded. The respective divisional finals will be played between, Dublin and Kerry, Kildare and Galway, Louth and Tipperary and Westmeath and Wexford. This spring saw all but the bottom division go right down to the wire in terms of promotion …

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Watch: All The Best Division 1A Scores From The Weekend

Allianz Hurling League Division 1A, Cusack Park, Ennis, Co. Clare 26/3/2017 Clare vs Waterford Clares Podge Collins celebrates scoring his side's first goal of the game Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/Ryan Byrne

With the venues and times of this weekend’s league quarter-finals and relegation play-offs announced, the season is beginning to hot up. This was evident last weekend, with the style and intensity of hurling – some of it championship standard – that was on show. The GAA’s official YouTube channel published the best of the weekend’s scores from the final round of …

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National Football League: Five Young Players To Watch Out For This Weekend

Allianz Football League Division 1, Austin Stack Park, Tralee, Co. Kerry 11/2/2017 Kerry vs Mayo Stephen Coen of Mayo Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/Cathal Noonan

Last week, we looked at the hurling fixtures and picked out six players who could make a difference in their National Hurling League matches.  Now, we look at the young footballers in league action over the weekend to keep a watchful eye on. _______ Josh Keane (Tipperary) The 21-year-old Golden-Kilfeacle native came to national prominence during last year’s championship after he …

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Hurling: Team Of The Season So Far

Allianz Hurling League Division 1A, Cusack Park, Ennis, Co. Clare 19/2/2017 Clare vs Kilkenny Clare's Aaron Shanagher celebrates scoring his sides second goal Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/Donall Farmer

The National Hurling League is well and truly underway. As hurling fanatics, we have seen some terrific personal displays, some shock victories and pure moments of magic. Through focussing on various League performances, we have named the stand-out team from the opening two rounds of games. ____ 1.Eoin Murphy (Kilkenny) Although Kilkenny are on the back of two consecutive losses …

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