Saturday 19 August 2017

Watch: John 'Bubbles' O'Dwyer goes wild as Tipp fans and players perform amazing 'Viking Thunder Clap'

Independent.ie Newsdesk

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Monday night was a very special moment for Tipperary fans as the county hurlers brought the Liam McCarthy Cup back across the border for the first time since 2010.

Thousands filled Semple Stadium to greet their returning heroes as they celebrated the Premier county's comprehensive win over arch rivals Kilkenny.

Read more: Tipperary captain Brendan Maher matched one of Brian Cody's proudest achievements last Sunday

The bond between players and supporters was exemplified by the Viking Thunder Clap that echoed around the ground.

It might not be as perfect as Iceland's version after beating England at Euro 2016, but as John 'Bubbles' O'Dwyer's reaction shows, it whipped Tipp people into a frenzy just the same.

 

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