This was surely one we left behind, writes Noel Dundon. Tipperary folks making the long journey home from Ennis on Sunday were left shaking their heads and wondering just how The Premier County managed to not qualify for the Allianz National Hurling League semi-final.
A contest with the host county which only managed to live up to the billing occasionally, resulted in Tipp surrendering a position of strength in the closing stages, not for the first time in the campaign, to lose out by the slenderest of margins.
See this weeks Tipperary STar for full report and reaction.
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