Shane McGrath new Tipperary hurling captain

The Tipperary senior hurling management have appointed Shane McGrath of the Ballinahinch club as captain of the Tipperary senior hurling team for 2013.

The Tipperary senior hurling management have appointed Shane McGrath of the Ballinahinch club as captain of the Tipperary senior hurling team for 2013.

He succeeds Mullinahone’s Paul Curran who led the side to the Munster title last season.

Brendan Maher of Borris-Ileigh has been appointed Vice-Captain.

Tipperary County Board wishes both Shane and Brendan well in their roles.