John Martin

John Martin: A Year in Review – part two

GLORY DAYS...Tipperary had an incredible hunger

GLORY DAYS…Tipperary had an incredible hunger

JOHN Martin has continued his look back at the key hurling moments of 2016.

Writing in his column today, Martin focuses on the second half of last year, a time that proved dramatic for a number of Ulster counties – and those from outside the province.


“With the two sides lining out in a traditional format, Tipperary out-played the Cats all over the park.”

The full column can be read in today’s Gaelic Life, in shops now or available online here.

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