The draws for the 2021 Tipperary club championships took place last night, throwing-up some intriguing clashes to look forward to in the Premier County.
In the senior hurling championship, holders Kiladangan and beaten finalists Loughmore-Castleiney have been drawn into Group 3, with Mid-Tipp sides JK Brackens and Moycarkery-Borris completing the group.
2019 winners Borris-Ileigh are in Group 4 with three local rivals in Nenagh Éire Óg, Kilruane MacDonaghs and Roscrea, while Group 1 sees 36-time champions Thurles Sarsfields in with Drom & Inch, Upperchurch-Drombane and Éire Óg Annacarty.
The senior football championship draw sees three-in-a-row chasing Clonmel Commercials in Group 3 with 2018 victors Moyle Rovers in Group 1.
Loughmore-Castleiney and JK Brackens, whom are the competition's last two beaten finalists, have been drawn into Group 4 together.
2021 Tipperary senior hurling championship draw:
Group 1: Thurles Sarsfields, Drom & Inch, Upperchurch-Drombane, Éire Óg Annacarty
Group 2: Clonoulty-Rossmore, Toomevara, Holycross-Ballycahill, Mullinahone
Group 3: Kiladangan, Loughmore-Castleiney, JK Brackens, Moycarkey-Borris
Group 4: Borris-Ileigh, Nenagh Éire Óg, Kilruane MacDonaghs, Roscrea
2021 Tipperary senior football championship draw:
Group 1: Moyle Rovers, Cahir, Aherlow, Upperchurch-Drombane
Group 2: Kilsheelan-Kilcash, Ballyporeen, Éire Óg Annacarty, Moyne-Templetuohy
Group 3: Clonmel Commercials, Arravale Rovers, Ardfinnan, Moycarkey-Borris
Group 4: Loughmore-Castleiney, JK Brackens, Killenaule, Rockwell RoversTweet