Matty Maher

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Matty Maher
Personal information
Irish name Maitiú Ó Meachair
Sport Hurling
Born 1856
Thurles, County Tipperary, Ireland
Nickname Matty
Occupation Mason
Years Club
Years County
1887-1894 Tipperary
Inter-county titles
Munster titles 0
All-Irelands 1

Matthew "Matty" Maher (1856 – ?) was an Irish hurler who played for the Tipperary senior team.

Maher made his first appearance for the team during the 1887 championship and was a regular member of the panel at various times until his retirement after the 1894 championship. During that time he won one All-Ireland medal.[1][2]

At club level, Maher was a one-time county club championship medalist with Thurles.


  1. ^ "Tipperary GAA profile". Hogan Stand website. Retrieved 18 May 2010. 
  2. ^ "Munster Senior Hurling Winners". Munster GAA website. Retrieved 5 February 2013.