Saturday 25 February 2017

Galway/Kilkenny replay will not be televised with Sky Sports to show the losers against Tipp

Joe Canning, Galway, after scoring his side's equalising point in injury time
Joe Canning, Galway, after scoring his side's equalising point in injury time

This weekend's Leinster semi-final replay between Galway and Kilkenny will not be televised with Sky Sports to show the losers play Tipperary in Round One of the hurling qualifiers a week later.

It looks likely that RTE will produce a web-only broadcast of the Galway-Kilkenny replay following yesterday's dramatic 5-16 to 3-22 draw between the sides.

Here is the final few minutes of yesterday's titanic game:

Sky Sports are broadcasting coverage of the Ulster football semi-final clash between Armagh and Monaghan this Saturday.

RTE will broadcast this Sunday's Leinster football semi-final double header with Kildare taking on Meath and All-Ireland champions Dublin clash with Wexford and the hurling qualifier between Clare and Wexford on July 5.

Dates and venues for Round One of the hurling qualifiers:

The full details for the fixtures after this morning’s draw in round 1 of the hurling qualifiers are:

Saturday, June 28

Waterford v Laois, Walsh Park, 7pm

Sunday June 29th

Antrim v Offaly, Ballycastle, 2pm

Saturday, July 5

Clare v Wexford, Cusack Park, Ennis, 3.30pm – (Live: RTÉ)

Tipperary v Galway/Kilkenny, Semple Stadium, 7pm – (Live: Sky Sports)

Dates and venues for this weekend’s Round 1B football qualifiers:

Saturday, June 28

Carlow v Waterford, Dr Cullen Park, 2pm

Tyrone v Louth, Healy Park, Omagh, 2.30pm

Cavan v Westmeath, Kingspan Breffni Park, 3pm

Sunday June 29th

Down v Leitrim, Páirc Esler, Newry, 2pm

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