Jimmy Doyle, RIP

This week saw the sudden death  of Jimmy Doyle, a doyen of Tipperary hurling. The Thurles Sarsfield’s clubman was considered one of the greatest hurlers of all time and was named on the Team of the Century in 1984. He followed up that honour by being named on the team of the Millennium in 1999.  Ar […]

Funeral arrangements for the late Jimmy Doyle RIP

The following are the funeral arrangements for the late Jimmy Doyle, Thurles. Doyle, Thurles, June 22nd, 2015, Jimmy, 2 Church View, Bothar- na-Naomh, unexpectedly; pre-deceased by his sister Olive and brother Gary; deeply regretted by his sorrowing family: daughter Janet, sons Gerry, Walter and James, sisters Hannah and Breda, brother Paddy, nieces. nephews, cousins and […]

Tipperary GAA Scene 23rd June 2015

by Acting PRO Joe Bracken. MUNSTER SENIOR HURLING SEMI-FINAL A performance exuding with class from the Tipperary Senior Hurlers in the Gaelic Grounds ensured Tipperary supporters filed out of the ground with renewed spring in their step following the Munster Semi-final victory over Limerick by 4-23 to 1-16, on Sunday last. Limerick were put to […]

Tipperary Hurling Legend Jimmy Doyle RIP – Tribute Video

Monday, June 22nd, 2015 It is with great regret and sadness that we learned of the death earlier this evening of former Tipperary hurler Jimmy Doyle.   The death took place on Monday, 22nd June, of Hurling Right Full-Forward of the Century and the Millennium, Jimmy Doyle, aged 76.   Born in Thurles, Co. Tipperary on […]

Lar Corbett Overtakes Nicky English as Tipperary’s All-Time Leading Championship Goalscorer with 21st Strike v Clare Last Sunday

By Jackie Cahill 2010 Hurler of the Year Lar Corbett became Tipperary’s all-time leading championship goalscorer against Clare in last Sunday’s Munster SHC semi-final, it has emerged. Corbett’s 21st strike took him one clear of Nicky English at the head of affairs. Meanwhile, Eoin Kelly’s 19th championship goal in the same game ensured that he […]