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Thurles triple-header confirmed with camogie semi-finals now before Kilkenny-Waterford replay

It’s going to be a hectic day at Semple Stadium.

Semple Stadium will hosts next Sunday's games.
Semple Stadium will hosts next Sunday's games.
Image: Ken Sutton/INPHO

Updated 17.10pm

NEXT SATURDAY’S REPLAY between Kilkenny and Waterford will have two curtain-raisers with the All-Ireland senior camogie semi-finals switched to Semple Stadium.

And RTÉ have confirmed that all three games will be live on RTÉ One as part of The Saturday Game Live.

It was announced this morning that the triple-header will take place with the camogie games switched from Nowlan Park where they were due to take place at 1.30pm and 3.15pm respectively.

Instead reigning champions Cork will take on Wexford in Semple Stadium at 2pm while Galway will then meet Kilkenny at 3.45pm.

After yesterday’s pulsating draw in Croke Park, it will then be round two for Kilkenny and Waterford at 6.45pm.

In addition the Ladies Football Association have announced that their quarter-finals tie next Saturday in Glennon Brothers Pearse Park have been moved to 3.15pm and 5pm to avoid a clash with the Cats and the Deise.

Here’s the full schedule for next Saturday.

Saturday 13 August

Liberty Insurance All-Ireland senior camogie semi-finals
Cork v Wexford, Semple Stadium, 2pm, (Ref: O Elliott)
Galway v Kilkenny, Semple Stadium, 3.45pm, (Ref: R Kelly)

TG4 All-Ireland sneior ladies football quarter-finals
Mayo v Westmeath, Glennon Brothers Pearse Park, 3.15pm, (Ref: G Corrigan)
Dublin v Donegal, Glennon Brothers Pearse Park, 5pm, (Ref: G Chapman)

All-Ireland senior-hurling semi-final replay
Kilkenny v Waterford, Semple Stadium, 6.45pm


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