Tipperary GAA Scene 21st May 2019

PRO Joe Bracken MUNSTER SENIOR HURLING CHAMPIONSHIP Munster hurling championship action returned with aplomb to Semple Stadium on Sunday last, when Tipperary took to the Field of Legends against Waterford in their round 2 decider. By close of play Tipperary had eased to victory on a 2-10 to 0-18 score-line. Tipp’s goals, sublime second half […]

Tipperary GAA Scene 14th May 2019

PRO Joe Bracken MUNSTER SENIOR HURLING CHAMPIONSHIP The mystique and tradition of hurling is so ingrained in the mind and soul, that it is part of our DNA. Decades of relentless beauty and grace when hurling giants collide, have created an entity of splendour to rival any contender. And within that splendour, the Munster Championship […]

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MUNSTER SENIOR HURLING CHAMPIONSHIP The time is almost upon us, as 4pm on Sunday the 2018 disappointment will be extinguished when a new campaign unfolds. For the last ten months or so, Tipperary players and supporters have been waiting for the opportunity to heal the wounds of an earlier than expected exit from the Munster […]

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A chara, Please see attached for circulation this week. Le meas, Joe Bracken, PRO Tipperary Co. Board This email and any associated attachments are confidential and intended solely for the use of the individual or entity to whom they are addressed. Any views or opinions presented are solely those of the author, and do not […]

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 […]

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PRO Joe Bracken ALLIANZ FOOTBALL LEAGUE In what was always going to be a difficult campaign, the 2019 Allianz football league promised much for the Tipperary footballers, but unfortunately it failed to deliver, as an injury plagued side paid the ultimate sacrifice which signalled a return to division 3 for next season. In going down […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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