Brian Lohan’s banner men got off to a winning start in their 2022 Munster Senior Hurling Championship campaign following an impressive 3-21 to 2-16 victory over Tipperary in Semple Stadium Thurles this afternoon.
Goals from Ian Galvin, man of the match Peter Duggan and an unstoppable penalty from Tony Kelly sent Clare into the second period with a 3-11 to 7 points advantage.
Tipperary’s Ger Browne goaled on the restart to inspire a second half Premier comeback, however strong defensive displays from Rory Hayes and Diarmuid Ryan along with the ever impressive Peter Duggan and Shane 0’Donnell keeping the scoreboard ticking over ensured victory for the Bannermen.
Clare face Cork in Semple Stadium On May 1st in the second round and will look to build on their success.
Job done as Clare get off the mark in this year’s Munster Senior Hurling Championship with a 3-21 to 2-16 victory over Tipperary.
Thanks to all our supporters, we’ll see ye all back in Thurles next Sunday ??
— CLUB CLARE (@ClubClareHS) April 24, 2022
*Source: Clare FM Sport