Donagh Maher - a new face on the Tipperary team to face Limerick

Burgess’ Donagh Maher will make his debut for the Tipperary senior hurling team when lining out at right corner-back for Declan Ryan’s men in Semple Stadium, Thurles.

Burgess’ Donagh Maher will make his debut for the Tipperary senior hurling team when lining out at right corner-back for Declan Ryan’s men in Semple Stadium, Thurles.

Tipperary have been made overwhelming favourites to beat the Shannonsiders in Sunday’s Munster hurling quarter-final, a game which forms the second part of an attractive double header. The first game will see the Tipperary footballers face the mighty Kerry.

Tipperary senior hurling team: Brendan Cummins (Ballybacon-Grange), Donagh Maher (Burgess), Paul Curran (Mullinahone, captain), Michael Cahill (Thurles Sarsfields), Thomas Stapleton (Templederry Kenyons), Conor O’Mahony (Newport), Padraic Maher (Thurles Sarsfields), James Woodlock (Drom & Inch), Brendan Maher (Borris–Ileigh), Gearóid Ryan (Templederry Kenyons), Noel McGrath (Loughmore-Castleiney), Pa Bourke (Thurles Sarsfields), Eoin Kelly (Mullinahone), Brian O’Meara (Kilruane MacDonagh’s), John O’Brien (Toomevara).