Páirc Uí Chaoimh to host All-Ireland camogie quarter-final double-header

Tipperary face Waterford while Galway and Dublin go head-to-head on Saturday 4 August.

THE FULL PICTURE for the business end of the All-Ireland senior camogie championship is clear after a hectic day of action yesterday.

A general view of Pairc Ui Chaoimh Páirc Uí Chaoimh will play host to the All-Ireland quater-finals. Source: Tommy Dickson/INPHO

The final group games were played across the country as the All-Ireland quarter and semi-finalists now face into the knockout stages.

2016 and 2017 All-Ireland finalists, or the ‘big two’ Cork and Kilkenny earned clear paths to the last four as they topped their respective groups in emphatic fashion, both clocking victories in each and every one of their games.

Elsewhere, Waterford, Tipperary, Dublin and Galway booked semi-final spots with all four sides set for a Páirc Uí Chaoimh double-header on Saturday 4 August (live on RTÉ).

Cork celebrate Cork are reigning champions. Source: James Crombie/INPHO

The Déise recorded a memorable win yesterday over Clare, and are now set for their first-ever All-Ireland senior quarter-final as they face Tipperary.

And while David Herity’s Sky Blues drew — with Tipp — and Cathal Murray’s Galway lost, they advance and go head-to-head in the quarter-finals following their successful group runs.

Liberty Insurance All-Ireland senior camogie championship quarter-finals:

  • Waterford v Tipperary, Páirc Uí Chaoimh, 4 August (live on RTÉ)
  • Dublin v Galway, Páirc Uí Chaoimh, 4 August (live on RTÉ)

The two winners will then progress to the semi-finals to face Cork and Kilkenny on 18 August (further details TBC).

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Updated 12.45pm.

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