QUALIFIER ACTION DOMINATES HURLING SCHEDULE
With the pairings completed for the Leinster and Munster finals, (Dublin v Kilkenny
and Tipperary v Waterford) the pace quickens in the qualifiers as the GAA Hurling
All-Ireland Senior Championship heads towards the last weekend in June.
It's Cork v Offaly and Antrim v Carlow in Phase I of the qualifiers next Saturday
While the pairings for Phase 2 (to be played on Saturday week) are as follows:
Galway v Clare
. Limerick v Wexford
Galway and Clare last met in the championship in 2003 when Galway won a qualifier
tie by 1-15 to 2-11 in Ennis while the last Limerick v Wexford clash was in 2009 when
Limerick won a qualifier by 1-13 to 0-14 in Wexford Park.
The Galway/Clare and Limerick/Wexford winners will play the winners of
Cork/Offaly and Antrim/Carlow on July 9.
Before that, the focus will be on Páirc Uí Chaoimh and Casement Park next Saturday
for the Phase I games.