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Tipp All Star Noel McGrath to undergo surgery for testicular cancer

SportBy Sean McGoldrick
Tipperary Noel McGrath in action against Kilkenny
Tipperary Noel McGrath in action against Kilkenny

Tipperary star hurler Noel McGrath is to undergo surgery for testicular cancer on Friday.

The Tipperary GAA Board made the announcement in a short statement which read:

'Noel McGrath will undergo surgery for testicular cancer on Friday 17th April. The Tipperary senior hurling management, Tipperary County Board and all Tipperary supporters wish Noel well during this time and look forward to welcoming him back in the Tipperary colours in due course. We ask everyone to respect the privacy of Noel and his family at this time and in the coming weeks.