The venues and throw-in times for the upcoming Liberty Insurance All-Ireland Senior Championship Quarter-Finals on Saturday July 30th have now been confirmed as follows:
Liberty Insurance All-Ireland Senior Championship Quarter-Finals
Saturday July 30th
Kilkenny v Offaly
MacDonagh Park, Nenagh, Co. Tipperary
Referee: Cathal Egan
Tipperary v Wexford
Walsh Park, Waterford
Referee: Éamon Cassidy
*Extra-time to be played in the event of a draw in either game.
The winners of the these ties will progress to the Liberty Insurance All-Ireland Senior Championship Semi-Finals where they will face either Cork or Galway who advanced directly to the Semi-Finals having topped their respective groups.
National League champions Kilkenny finished second to Galway in Group 2 having suffered only one defeat along the way. They will face an Offaly side who have impressed this year, and who lost one match in reaching the Quarter-Finals. Michaela Morkan starred for Offaly in the group stages, amassing 37 points along the way as she pushes to be the top scorer in this year’s Championship.
Tipperary finished third in Group 1 with a win and a draw to their name and will face a Wexford side who only lost one game in the group stage. Kate Kelly of Wexford has tallied an impressive 48 points so far this campaign and will be one to watch in the Quarter-Finals.
Juveniles (U16): Free
The Semi-Finals will take place on Saturday August 13th in Nowlan Park, Kilkenny and will be broadcast live on RTÉ One.
The Liberty Insurance All-Ireland Championship Finals take place on Sunday September 11th in Croke Park, Dublin.