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Michael Ryan is one of many 'legends' set to feature for Tipperary against Limerick on September 7 in Nenagh

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Michael Ryan is one of many 'legends' set to feature for Tipperary against Limerick on September 7 in Nenagh

Michael Ryan.

The Alzheimer Society of Ireland will host a unique fundraising initiative on Saturday, September 7 (5pm) when the Tipperary and Limerick hurling legends clash at MacDonagh Park in Nenagh - thus far the following Premier County 'legends' have signed up to support the initiative: Michael Ryan, Michael Cleary, Brendan Cummins, Colm Bonnar, Declan O’Meara, Kevin Tucker, Eddie Tucker and Brian Gaynor.

And, on the Limerick side will feature Joe Quaid, Ciaran Carey, TJ Ryan, Mike Nash, Gary Kirby, John Quaid and Gerry Quaid.

More legends will be announced in the coming weeks.

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Prominent journalist Damian Lawlor has been confirmed to do MC, the match commentary and the Kilruane MacDonagh's man whill host host Q&A session with the hurling legends afterward.

The Liam MacCarthy Cup, of course, will also be present on the day and at the evening reception after the match in the Abbey Court Hotel, Nenagh.

Tickets for the event can be purchased via Eventbrite at €15 for adults (kids can attend for free) with all of the money raised ear-marked for providing community services and advocacy supports in the Munster area and beyond.

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