Tipp meet Cork on Saturday night

Tipperary commence their 2013 Allianz Hurling League campaign on Saturday night next, February 23 against Cork in Pairc Ui Rinn at 7pm.

Tipperary commence their 2013 Allianz Hurling League campaign on Saturday night next, February 23 against Cork in Pairc Ui Rinn at 7pm.

We wish the management and players well for the game and league campaign.

Tipperary won the last of their 19 Allianz hurling league titles in 2008. Tipperary and Cork have met on 56 occasions in the National Hurling League. Cork lead the way with 28 wins to Tipperary’s 23, while there have been 5 draws, the last of which occurred in last year’s game in Thurles on April 1st.

Their last league meeting was in last year’s semi-final at Semple Stadium which Cork won by 1-25 to 2-15. Tipperary have played Cork 3 times in Pairc Ui Rinn: 26/2/1995 Cork 1-12 Tipp 1-7; 18/2/1996 Tipp 1-15 Cork 1-8 and 12/4/1998 Cork 2-11 Tipp 2-10.