Clare's Peter Duggan and Monaghan forward Conor McManus have been voted PwC GAA/GPA Player of the Month award winners for their respective performances in hurling and football in July.

Peter Duggan has been in outstanding form throughout the championship and was crucial in taking the Banner to an All-Ireland Hurling semi-final replay with Galway after extra time in the drawn game. 

Across three fixtures in July, Duggan contributed 1-28 making him the Clare’s top scorer in championship hurling.

Conor McManus has lead Monaghan to an All-Ireland Football semi-final following exceptional performances against Kildare, Laois and Kerry.

In July, he contributed a combined total of 1-18 across those matches with McManus’s accuracy proving vital in Monaghan’s progression.

GAA president John Horan said; "Sincere congratulations to both Peter and Conor on their respective hurling and football awards for the month of July.

"Peter was instrumental in the drama that unfolded in the drawn hurling semi-final with Galway, and Conor has been vital in helping Monaghan to reach an All-Ireland Football semi-final for the first time in 30 years.

"Well done to both on being recognized by their peers and thanks to the GPA and PwC for partnering with us for these awards."