It was a wipe-out weekend for Tipperary GAA with both genders sharing in the malaise. The camogie players may have been downright unlucky against Kilkenny but you could hardly make that argument for the hurlers or footballers.
After all the heroics of last year, it’s fast becoming an annus horribilis for David Power’s side. Division 4 is not the place to be heading - and the upcoming Munster series holds little prospect of rapid relief either.
The landscape is nowhere near as bleak for Liam Sheedy’s men, though this was a rattling jolt from the flying Deise and will, inevitably, lead to some reassessment of our whereabouts just three weeks out from our championship bow.
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