The details have been confirmed for the Liberty Insurance All-Ireland Senior Championship Quarter-Finals which will take place in Cork's Páirc Uí Chaoimh on Saturday August 4th.
In the first match of the double-header Tipperary will take on Waterford at 5.30pm. Tipperary finished second in Group 2 with three wins and a draw to their name, edging Dublin into second place by virtue of score difference. An Déise will be playing in their very first knockout match after a breakthrough campaig nat senior level which saw them colelct their first ever victories at Senior Championship level.
The second match sees Dublin face Galway at 7.15pm. The Dubs narrowly missed out on second place after their draw with Tipperary in their final group match whilst Galway finished second with their only dropped points coming in their final group match againsta a rampant Kilkenny side.
Both matches will be broadcast live on RTÉ Two and should either match end in a draw then extra-time will be played.
The winners of these ties will go into the Semi-Final draw which will take place imemdiately after the second match where Cork and Kilkenny lie in wait to face them in Semple Stadium on Saturday August 18th.
The Liberty Insurance All-Ireland Championships Finals will take place on Sunday September 9th in Croke Park.
Saturday August 4th
Páirc Uí Chaoimh
Tipperary v Waterford
Referee: Owen Elliot (Antrim)
Line/Standby Referee: Andrew Larkin (Cork)
Line: Fintan McNamara (Clare)
4th Official: Paul Ryan (Kildare)
Dublin v Galway
Referee: Liz Dempsey (Kilkenny)
Line/Standby Referee: John Dermody (Westmeath)
Line: Ray Kelly (Kildare)
4th Official: John Horgan (Cork)
Students/Senior Citizens: €5
Under 18s: €3
Tickets can be purchased online from www.tickets.ie and from selected Centra and SuperValu stores nationwide
Tickets will also be available to purchase at the ground on the day of the match.