The fixtures for the knockout stages of Limerick’s top three hurling competitions have been made.
The group stages of the SHC and IHC came to a conclusion last weekend while there is still one round of the Premier Intermediate championship, although there is no quarter-final stage for that grade with the top four teams advancing to the semi-finals.
Patrickswell and Na Piarsaigh are straight through to the semi-finals.
On September 15 there is a quarter-final double-header in the Gaelic Grounds.
Kilmallock face newly Ahane with the winners to face Na Piarsaigh in the semi-final.
Doon play Ballybrown with the winners to play Patrickswell in the semi’s.
SHC Knockout Fixtures
QF: Kilmallock v Ahane in the LIT Gaelic Grounds at 2pm, 15/09
QF: Doon v Ballybrown in the LIT Gaelic Grounds at 3.45pm, 15/09
SF: Patrickswell v Doon/Ballybrown in the LIT Gaelic Grounds at 2pm, 22/09
SF: Na Piarsaigh v Kilmallock/Ahane in the LIT Gaelic Grounds at 3.45pm, 22/09
In the Premier Intermediate Championship, the top four teams advance to the semi-finals with 1st playing 4th and 2nd meeting 3rd.
Kildimo Pallaskenry will top the table as only Mungret can catch them on ten points with KP having the head-to-head advantage. Mungret are guaranteed to finish either 2nd or 3rd.
Those two will avoid each other in the semi-finals with a host of teams battling it out for other knockout spots.
The final round of fixtures take place on September 14.
GS: Kildimo Pallaskenry v Dromin-Athlacca in Ballingarry at 3.30pm
GS: Mungret St Pauls v Pallasgreen in Claughaun at 3.30pm
GS: Bruree v Blackrock in Kilmallock at 3.30pm
GS: Cappamore v Bruff in Kilteely at 3.30pm
SF: Kildimo-Pallaskenry v TBC 21/09
SF: Mungret v TBC 21/09
In the Intermediate Championship, Glenroe and Croom are straight into the semi-finals.
The quarter-finals will take place on September 15
QF: Newcastle West v Hospital Herbertstown in Caherconlish at 1pm
QF: Na Piarsaigh v Effin in Dromcollogher at 1pm
SF: Glenroe v Na Piarsaigh/ Effin in Bruff at 1pm
SF: Croom v Newcastle West/Hospital Herbertstown in Bruff at 2.45pm