Maher honoured but Tipp must have leaders on each line - Capt.

You just know by speaking to Brendan Maher how much it means to him to have been named Tipperary senior hurling captain.

You just know by speaking to Brendan Maher how much it means to him to have been named Tipperary senior hurling captain.

You just know by speaking to Brendan Maher how much it means to him to have been named Tipperary senior hurling captain.

The Borris-Ileigh man already has form in this regard having led Tipp to All-Ireland minor glory in 2007 and his natural leadership qualities jump to the fore when he gets ball in hand and initiates attack.

See this weeks Tipperary Star for full story.