Clare's Peter Duggan voted GAA.ie Hurler of the Week
Clare hurler Peter Duggan has been voted GAA.ie Hurler of the Week.
Duggan polled 4,326 votes on the GAA’s official Instagram page with Limerick’s Aaron Gillane in second place and Kilkenny’s Walter Walsh in third.
GAA.ie Hurler of the Week
1: Peter Duggan (Clare) – 4, 326 votes
2: Aaron GIllane (Limerick) – 3, 944 votes
3: Walter Walsh (Kilkenny) – 3,216 votes
Despite finishing on the losing team Peter Duggan ended with a remarkable 0-19 haul at the Gaelic Grounds in Monday’s Allianz Hurling League Division 1 Quarter-Final.
Duggan clipped two from play, while his free taking was immense throughout as Clare were beaten in a memorable match by Limerick.
Aaron Gillane is a prolific attacker for Limerick and added 2-11 to his spring account on Monday.
Gillane's first half goal was critical because Limerick were struggling before the Mary I student rattled the Clare net.
Walter Walsh was a key figure as Kilkenny eventually overcame Offaly at Bord Na Mona O'Connor Park in Monday’s other Allianz Hurling League Quarter-Final.
The Kilkenny forward registered four points from play as the Cats overcame a battling Offaly in Tullamore.
Players of the Week are decided based on votes cast by followers of the Official GAA Instagram page.