A Tipperary senior hurling coach claims they are looking forward to returning to competitive action against Clare.
The two sides begin their Munster Hurling League campaigns next Sunday in a repeat of last year’s final.
The Banner were triumphant that day but the Premier County finished the season as All-Ireland champions in Croke Park.
Darragh Egan tells Tipp FM’s Stephen Gleeson it’s an ideal way to commence the new season.
Throw-in at McDonagh Park, Nenagh on Sunday is 2pm.