Tipperary GAA Scene 2nd April 2019

  PRO Joe Bracken   CLUB FIXTURES The club scene takes centre stage this weekend with the first rounds of the County Senior and Intermediate Hurling Championships and Seamus Ó Riain taking place. Current Dan Breen holders, Clonoulty-Rossmore get the defence of their title under way in Holycross on Sunday when they take on Borris-Ileigh […]

Tipperary GAA Scene

PRO Joe Bracken ALLIANZ HURLING LEAGUE The book on this year’s Allianz hurling league rounds has been eventful from a Tipperary perspective with the opening and closing chapters providing the most pleasant of reading, while those in between, though less fruitful, still had enough to keep the reader entertained as one pondered the storyline ahead […]

Tiperary GAA Scene

PRO Joe Bracken ALLIANZ HURLING LEAGUE Twelve months on from the beast from the east, a pest from the west caused more upheaval, as incessant rain caused the postponement of Sunday’s round 5 Allianz hurling league fixture between Tipperary and Cork in Páirc Uí Rinn. Excessive surface water meant no action would take place in […]

Tipperary GAA Scene 26th February

PRO Joe Bracken ALLIANZ HURLING LEAGUE Unfortunately, in last Sunday’s Allianz hurling league fixture, Tipperary were reeled in during added time as Kilkenny scored two late points to win this round 4 encounter. Before an attendance of 8,773, Kilkenny as mentioned took the honours in the 12th league meeting between the sides to be decided […]

Tipperary GAA Scene 19th February

PRO Joe Bracken ALLIANZ HURLING LEAGUE For a while at least on Sunday last, the sun was shining on a positive result for Tipperary until Wexford pounced deep in injury time to secure both points in round 3 of the Allianz Hurling League on a 1-15 to 1-14 score-line. That game was the 7th fixture […]

Tipperary GAA Scene

PRO Joe Bracken ALLIANZ FOOTBALL LEAGUE The highlight result of the year so far from a Tipperary perspective was that of the senior footballers, who deservedly took the honours in a 3-9 to 0-13 win against Donegal in round 3 of the Allianz football league last Sunday. This win for Tipp was just the tonic […]

Tipperary GAA Scene 5th February 2019

PRO Joe Bracken ALLIANZ HURLING LEAGUE In what was always going to be a difficult assignment, Tipperary came away from the Gaelic Grounds empty handed last Saturday night as Limerick made it two wins out of two in the Allianz hurling league on a 1-21 to 1-14 score-line. With underfoot conditions deteriorating as the night […]

Tipperary GAA Scene

by PRO Joe Bracken ALLIANZ LEAGUES “To begin again” were the words spoken by the character Columba in the play ‘The Enemy Within’ by Irish playwright Brian Friel, and that is what our county teams will commence this weekend. On Saturday and Sunday, our senior hurlers and footballers will usher in their respective Allianz league […]

Tipperary GAA Scene 8th January 2019

by PRO Joe Bracken As we settle into the second week of January and this is the first GAA Scene of 2019, Happy New Year to all supporters and readers and best wishes to all at club and county level for every success in the year ahead.   CO-OP SUPERSTORES MUNSTER LEAGUE Tipperary’s second match […]

Tipperary GAA Scene

PRO Joe Bracken CO-OP SUPERSTORES MUNSTER LEAGUE The Tipperary senior hurlers got their 2019 Co-Op Superstores Munster Hurling League off to a winning start with a three point win over Limerick in Group A Round 1 last Friday night. After a most entertaining match the final score read Tipperary 4-14 Limerick 2-17 in front of […]

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