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Good afternoon, folks. The biggest day on the hurling calendar is here.

Galway face Waterford in the All-Ireland senior hurling final at 3.30pm, but first up it’s the minor decider.

Cork and Galway will battle for the Irish Press Cup from 1.15pm and we’ll keep you updated right here so stay with us throughout the game.

If you’d like to get involved, you can e-mail pauldollery@the42.ie, send us a tweet — @The42_ie, @The42GAA, @PaulDollery — or leave a comment below.

Here’s how both teams are due to start.

For Galway, there’s one change from the side that beat Kilkenny in the semi-final, as Donal Mannion comes in at corner-forward in place of Conor Molloy.

1. Darach Fahy (Ardrahan)

2. Darren Morrissey (Sarsfields)
3. Daniel Loftus (Turloughmore)
4. Caimin Killeen (Loughrea)

5. Ronan Glennon (Mullagh)
6. Conor Caulfield (Kilconieron)
7. Mark Gill (Castlegar)

8. John Fleming (Meelick Eyrecourt)
9. Conor Fahey (Padraig Pearses)

10. Sean Bleahene (Ahascragh-Fohenagh)
11. Conor Walsh (Turloughmore)
12. Ben Moran (Tynagh-Abbey Duniry)

13. Donal Mannion (Cappataggle)
14. Jack Canning (Portumna)
15. Martin McManus (Loughrea)

Cork have made one change as well — also at corner-forward — from their semi-final victory over Dublin. Evan Sheehan, who scored 2-2 in the Munster final win against Clare, returns from injury at the expense of Brian Buckley.

1. Ger Collins (Ballinhassig)

2. Conor O’Callaghan (Dromtarriffe)
3. Sean O’Leary-Hayes (Midleton)
4. Eoin Roche (Bride Rovers)

5. Aaron Walsh-Barry (Carrigtwohill)
6. James Keating (Kildorrery)
7. Ger Millerick (Fr. O Neill’s)

8. Daire Connery (Na Piarsaigh)
9. Diarmuid Linehan (Ballyhooly)

10. Craig Hanifin (Na Piarsaigh)
11. Liam O’Shea (Lisgoold)
12. Brian Roche (Bride Rovers)

13. Evan Sheehan (Na Piarsaigh)
14. Robert Downey (Glen Rovers)
15. Brian Turnbull (Douglas)

Galway are looking to regain the Irish Press Cup which they won for the 10th time in 2015.

The Tribesmen have won it no fewer than five times since Cork’s last triumph back in 2001.

When the Rebels tasted their most recent All-Ireland minor final victory, Tomás O’Leary was captain and the Hogan Stand still hadn’t been finished.

inpho_00307556 Source: INPHO/Andrew Paton

In that final 16 years ago, Cork denied Galway a three-in-a-row with a 2-10 to 1-8 win.

It’ll be Cork’s 19th All-Ireland minor title if they can succeed Tipperary as champions today.

Will this piece of silverware be heading to Cork or Galway tomorrow evening? We’re about to find out…

A view of the All-Ireland Minor Hurling Championship trophy Source: Tommy Dickson/INPHO

Looks like there’s one late change on the Galway team, with Conor Molloy in for John Fleming at midfield.

2Mins

Cork 1-0 Galway 0-0

What a start for Cork! Brian Turnbull whips to the net inside the opening 10 seconds.

3Mins

Cork 1-1 Galway 0-1

Turnbull knocks over a free before Donal Mannion gets the Tribesmen off the mark.

4Mins

Cork 1-1 Galway 0-2

Conor Molloy with a free for Galway.

6Mins

Cork 1-1 Galway 0-2

Liam O’Shea with an ambitious effort from out on the left for Cork but it goes wide.

7Mins

Cork 1-2 Galway 0-2

Liam O’Shea gets a nice point for the Rebels from 50 yards out.

11Mins

Cork 1-3 Galway 0-2

Good chance for another point for Turnbull but an uncharacteristic wide from close range for the Douglas man.

However, Craig Hanifin hits the target moments later.

15Mins

Cork 1-3 Galway 0-3

Ben Moran pulls one back for Galway.

Cork 1-3 Galway 0-3

Seems to be a bit of a mix-up with numbers on the Galway team compared to how they were named on Friday.

Here’s how they’ve actually lined out.

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18Mins

Cork 2-3 Galway 0-5

Good response from Galway to that rocket of a goal from Sheehan with points from Conor Molloy and Daniel Loftus.

20Mins

Cork 2-5 Galway 0-5

Daire Connery and Brian Turnbull restore Cork’s six-point lead.

22Mins

Cork 2-5 Galway 0-6

Molloy hits another good free for Galway after Jack Canning was fouled by Sean O’Leary Hayes.

23Mins

Cork 2-5 Galway 0-7

Another nice score for Galway, this time from Sean Bleahene.

25Mins

Cork 2-6 Galway 0-8

Turnbull converts a free for Cork before Bleahene gets another for Galway.

27Mins

Cork 2-7 Galway 0-8

Liam O’Shea gets his second of the afternoon for Cork from wide on the right. Lovely score.

28Mins

Cork 2-7 Galway 0-9

Goal chance for Galway for Bleahene but he fires over the bar after being played in by Mannion.

29Mins

Cork 2-7 Galway 0-10

Another Molloy free reduces the gap to three for Galway.

30Mins

Cork 2-7 Galway 0-10

Two minutes of additional time to be played at the end of the first half.

31Mins

Cork 2-7 Galway 0-10

Good chance of a point there for Cork but another surprising wide from Turnbull. Brian Roche then also misses the target for the Rebels.

31Mins

Cork 2-7 Galway 0-10

Cork in the driving seat at the break after an intriguing first half, but it’s still all to play for here.

Back shortly for the second half.

32Mins

Cork 2-7 Galway 0-10

The second half is underway.

Shane Ryan has replaced Martin McManus for Galway.

33Mins

Cork 2-8 Galway 1-10

Canning with a bullet of a goal for Galway to level the scores just over a minute after the restart after some excellent work by Mannion.

Hanifin then puts Cork back in front.

34Mins

Cork 2-9 Galway 1-10

Turnbull takes his tally for the day to 1-4 with a point for Cork.

35Mins

Cork 2-9 Galway 1-11

Another big free from Molloy and it’s a one-point game again.

36Mins

Cork 2-9 Galway 1-12

The goal was on for Bleahene but again he takes his point.

37Mins

Cork 2-10 Galway 1-13

Turnbull with a free into the Hill for Cork but Canning hits right back for Galway after winning possession with a superb catch.

39Mins

Cork 2-10 Galway 2-13

Another brilliant Canning catch on the edge of the square and he fires home his second goal to give Galway the lead for the first time in the game.

42Mins

Cork 2-11 Galway 2-13

The ball was in the back of the Galway net after Brian Roche dropped one in but the referee gives a free out for a square ball against Robert Downey. Not too sure about that decision.

Liam O’Shea points for the Rebels to reduce the gap to two.

46Mins

Cork 2-11 Galway 2-14

Galway lead by three again thanks to another Conor Molloy free.

47Mins

Evan Sheehan scores a goal Source: Tommy Dickson/INPHO

Brian Turnbull with Darren Morrissey Source: Tommy Dickson/INPHO

Conor O’Callaghan and Sean Bleahene Source: Ryan Byrne/INPHO

48Mins

Cork 2-11 Galway 2-16

Hawkeye called upon as Bleahene puts Galway four ahead. Canning then makes it five.

51Mins

Cork 2-12 Galway 2-16

Substitute Barry Murphy points for Cork. 10 minutes remaining.

52Mins

Cork 2-12 Galway 2-17

Another placed-ball converted by Conor Molloy. Galway looking good.

54Mins

Cork 2-13 Galway 2-17

Turnbull from play for Cork. They’re still in this.

55Mins

Cork 2-14 Galway 2-17

Hawkeye gets another run-out as Robert Downey’s effort leaves a puck of the ball between them.

55Mins

Cork 2-14 Galway 2-17

We’re in for some finish here. Can Cork turn this around?

56Mins

Cork 2-15 Galway 2-17

Brilliant work by Turnbull who scores to leave two points between the teams. 1-7 for him today.

58Mins

Cork 2-15 Galway 2-17

Daire Connery with a long-range free to reduce the gap to the minimum but it goes wide.

59Mins

Cork 2-15 Galway 2-17

Goal chance for Cork as O’Shea sets up Hanifin but Galway manage to get it clear. Incredible drama.

60Mins

Cork 2-15 Galway 2-17

Five minutes to be added on! Still time for Cork.

61Mins

Cork 2-15 Galway 2-17

Cork goalkeeper Collins is robbed of the ball but Fahy misses the target with a goal chance for Galway.

65Mins

Cork 2-15 Galway 2-17 

Downey sets up Cork captain O’Leary Hayes but his attempt for a point goes wide. We’re now into the final minute of additional time.

Flag 66Mins

Full-time: Cork 2-15 Galway 2-17 (Galway are All-Ireland minor hurling champions)

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