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#Brendan Maher

# brendan-maher - Monday 12 October, 2020

'Unfortunate timing' of Tipp's trip to Spain, the pain of losing on penalties and Bonner's return

Brendan Maher is gearing up for a unique hurling championship in 2020.

# brendan-maher - Sunday 30 August, 2020

Callanan hits 1-9, Maher scores 0-12 and Drom defeat Borris after penalties in Tipp hurling thriller

A dramatic clash in Semple Stadium this evening.

# brendan-maher - Tuesday 19 May, 2020

Brendan Maher to be reunited with hurley used for wonder point thanks to fan's letter

The Tipperary star on his search for a memento from his brilliant point in January.

# brendan-maher - Monday 6 January, 2020

5 talking points after Ballyhale and Borris-Ileigh qualify for All-Ireland decider

The Kilkenny and Tipperary champions saw off Slaughtneil and St Thomas in yesterday’s semi-finals.

# brendan-maher - Sunday 5 January, 2020

Broken hurley doesn't stop Brendan Maher scoring this brilliant point in All-Ireland semi-final

The Tipperary star was central to Borris-Ileigh’s victory in today’s All-Ireland club semi-final.

# brendan-maher - Tuesday 19 November, 2019

'The families affected are still grieving - that'll always be there. But it is nice to give a little boost'

Brendan Maher and Borris-Ileigh are gearing up for their first Munster final since 1986.

# brendan-maher - Friday 8 November, 2019

'We’ve been waiting for this an awful long time' - Tipperary glory and moving onto Munster

Brendan Maher and his Borris-Ileigh team-mates take on Glen Rovers on Sunday.

# brendan-maher - Saturday 13 July, 2019

'I think I'm the only person to ever say I was delighted to be moved onto Henry Shefflin'

A 20-year-old Brendan Maher took on Laois boss Eddie Brennan in his first-ever All-Ireland final a decade ago.

# brendan-maher - Monday 8 April, 2019

Brilliant club return as 2016 All-Ireland winning captain 'in better shape than ever' Tipp Top This post contains videos

Brilliant club return as 2016 All-Ireland winning captain 'in better shape than ever'

Brendan Maher put in a good shift for Borris-Ileigh yesterday.

# brendan-maher - Thursday 4 April, 2019

'Huge boost' - Captain Callanan hails returning Tipp duo Maher and O'Shea

The two-time All-Ireland winner is pleased to have them back in Liam Sheedy’s set-up.

# brendan-maher - Friday 8 February, 2019

'It's a tough time' - 14 Tipperary hurlers on injury list and Sheedy rules out trio for 2019

Barry Heffernan and Dan McCormack are the latest concerns for Liam Sheedy’s side.

# brendan-maher - Wednesday 17 October, 2018

Cruciate curse - injury troubles an early challenge for Sheedy as he begins second spell as Tipperary boss

A quartet of Tipperary hurlers are on the comeback trail from cruciate injuries.

# brendan-maher - Thursday 9 August, 2018

'I just remember thinking that was an awful crunch, there had to be something wrong'

Tipperary’s All-Ireland winning captain is focused on getting back in action in 2019.

# brendan-maher - Monday 18 June, 2018

Tipperary All-Ireland winning captain set for long layoff after tearing cruciate

Brendan Maher suffered the injury against Clare last Sunday week.

# brendan-maher - Friday 25 May, 2018

Tipperary hurlers make 6 changes, Kingston comes in for Cork

Seamus Callanan, Patrick Maher, Brendan Maher, Sean O’Brien, Michael Cahill and Joe O’Dwyer all come into the side.

# brendan-maher - Friday 6 April, 2018

Brendan Maher returns to midfield as Tipp prepare for league final showdown with Kilkenny

Tipperary are competing in their fourth Division 1 hurling league final since 2013.

# brendan-maher - Wednesday 4 April, 2018

'It is very important...This is the fifth final we've played in, we've lost the previous four'

Brendan Maher is chasing an elusive first league medal in Nowlan Park on Sunday.

# brendan-maher - Sunday 24 September, 2017

Brendan Maher inspires Borris-Ileigh to first Tipperary SHC final in 29 years

They claimed a 1-16 to 1-12 win over Drom & Inch in Thurles.

# brendan-maher - Saturday 15 April, 2017

Tipperary's Cathal Barrett to make first start of the year in Sunday's league semi with Wexford

All-Ireland winning captain Brendan Maher is also back in the team but Bubbles O’Dwyer misses out due to injury.

# brendan-maher - Monday 27 March, 2017

'It's liberating' - Tipp's All-Ireland winning captain Maher on handing over the role

Brendan Maher discussed a wide range of topics with former Cavan goalkeeper Alan O’Mara in the latest Real Talks podcast.

# brendan-maher - Friday 23 December, 2016

Paudie's hit on Canning and that brilliant hook - Captain Maher's Tipperary moments of the year

All-Ireland winning skipper Brendan Maher has been reflecting on Tipperary’s 2016 campaign.

# brendan-maher - Thursday 21 July, 2016

If Hurler of the Year was being given out today, this would be the shortlist

We look at half-a-dozen players who stood out during the provincial championships and qualifiers.

# brendan-maher - Sunday 10 July, 2016

'I wouldn’t be happy if I heard a fella was out for 3 or 4 pints'

Having a few drinks a week or two out from a big game wouldn’t sit right with Tipperary senior hurling captain Brendan Maher.

# brendan-maher - Wednesday 9 March, 2016

Steve Harmison may have been the real star of Brendan Maher's 'Toughest Trade episode last night

You can watch the first edition of the two-part documentary here.

# brendan-maher - Tuesday 8 March, 2016

'You can't even have a Lucozade on a Friday night without being questioned'

Is GAA getting too serious? Brendan Maher’s trip Down Under taught him to have more fun.

'The worst defeats are when you don't perform because they are full of regret'

Brendan Maher still agonises over last year’s All-Ireland semi-final defeat to Galway.

Cricket in his blood - Tipp hurler Maher uncovers sporting heritage after trip to Oz

The Tipperary hurling captain on his new love for cricket and why he is keen to follow in the footsteps of his forefather.

Galway manager Donoghue has inside track on Tipperary hurlers after 2015 role

Donoghue worked with the Tipperary hurlers when Eamon O’Shea was in charge.

# brendan-maher - Wednesday 24 February, 2016

Here's the trailer for Tipperary's Brendan Maher's cricket training in Oz

Tipperary captain Maher spent time with the Adelaide Strikers.

# brendan-maher - Monday 11 January, 2016

Tipperary hurling captain training with cricket team Down Under Trading Places This post contains videos

Tipperary hurling captain training with cricket team Down Under

Brendan Maher is testing himself with the Adelaide Strikers for documentary The Toughest Trade.

# brendan-maher - Thursday 10 December, 2015

Maher to captain Tipperary hurlers again as manager Ryan promises greater physicality

Brendan Maher will lead the Premier County into battle once again in 2016 as Michael Ryan vows to beef up his Tipperary team.

# brendan-maher - Sunday 6 September, 2015

Noel McGrath wins Kilmacud 7s player of the tournament as Brendan Maher's club celebrate

Maher’s Borris Ileigh defeated McGrath’s Loughmore-Castleiney in the final.

# brendan-maher - Tuesday 21 October, 2014

The Allstars - Mahers look nailed on to win but will Cillian Buckley complete half-back line? Premier Choices This post contains a poll

The Allstars - Mahers look nailed on to win but will Cillian Buckley complete half-back line?

Kieran Bergin, Mark Ellis and Padraig Walsh provide the competition.

# brendan-maher - Thursday 4 September, 2014

3 key battles that could decide Sunday's All-Ireland hurling final

These individual matchups could go a long way towards shaping Sunday’s battle for Liam MacCarthy.

# brendan-maher - Saturday 31 May, 2014

'The criticism over the last few years has definitely mentally strengthened us up'

Tipperary hurler Brendan Maher wouldn’t trade in his county jersey over any amount of criticism.

# brendan-maher - Tuesday 13 May, 2014

Lar Corbett's back hurling and there's a 'great buzz' around Tipp

The 2010 Hurler of the Year returned to club action over the weekend.

# brendan-maher - Thursday 1 May, 2014

Premier county criticism has toughened us up, says Brendan Maher

Tipperary endured a run of defeats in the league.

# brendan-maher - Tuesday 31 December, 2013

Unforgettable: an oral history of the 2013 hurling championship, part 2

In the words of some of the men who made it happen, this is the story of a remarkable summer.

Unforgettable: an oral history of the 2013 hurling championship, part 1

In the words of some of the men who made it happen, this is the story of a remarkable summer.

# brendan-maher - Friday 6 December, 2013

‘It surprised everyone’ – Tipp hurlers ready to learn from McGeeney

Kieran McGeeney will work with the Tipperary hurlers on their preparation and management, captain Brendan Maher says.

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