8 of Tipperary’s best sporting moments in 2013

It’s the turn of the Premier County.

1. Loughmore-Castleiney became the first Tipperary club to win the senior hurling and football double in the same year

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2. Shane Long put the ball in the English net

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3. As well as scoring this cracker in a Midlands derby


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4. Tipperary beat Kilkenny to win the All-Ireland intermediate hurling title

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5. Comeback of the year? Tipp ladies footballers hit 1-2 in a minute to win All-Ireland semi-final

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6. James Barry and Dan McCormack won Fitzgibbon Cup medals with UCC

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7. Matt Macklin bounced back from defeat with victory over Lamar Russ in July

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8. Nenagh native Donncha Ryan opted to turn down a move abroad and signed a new contract with Munster


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