Waterford dominates RTE's live hurling championship TV line-up
Three of Waterford's Munster Championship round robin games will be aired live on RTE television.
The news comes as the national broadcaster unveils its 2019 GAA Championship schedule ahead of the championship launch on Sunday Sport on RTÉ Radio 1 this Sunday, May 5.
Waterford v Clare will be the first championship game aired on RTE this year on May 12 when the old foes clash in Walsh Park (throw-in 2pm) and that game will be followed by Cork v Tipperary from Páirc Uí Chaoimh (throw-in 4pm).
Waterford will get the TV treatment again the next week when they face Tipperary on May 19 before they feature again against All-Ireland champions Limerick on June 2.
This year’s live games are listed below including football, hurling and camogie finals, camogie quarter-finals and semi-finals, football and hurling semi-finals plus provincial finals and All Ireland quarter-finals.
The Sunday Game returns to Sunday evenings with Des Cahill with the best highlights and analysis of the weekend’s Championship action and this year celebrates 40 years on air.
RTÉ Radio 1 has the full exclusive national coverage of every match in both hurling and football with commentaries featured on both Saturday Sport and Sunday Sport.
The live Championship action on radio throws-in this Sunday, May 5 with full live commentary from Marty Morrissey on Sunday Sport of Mayo’s trip to New York to take on the hosts in Gaelic Park in the Connacht Senior Football Championship quarter-final.
Meanwhile, Pauric Lodge will be in Ruislip with live reports from the day’s other Connacht Football quarter-final as London face Galway.
RTÉ Online will serve as the digital hub for all Championship coverage. Follow every game via our match trackers and live score service on RTÉ.ie/sport and the News Now App, while keeping up to date on the latest news and staying informed with the best columnists in the business.
This summer RTÉ Player will offer live streaming of all RTÉ's live and highlights programming and the best of the Sunday Game's expert analysis on the Football, Hurling and Camogie championships.
THE SUNDAY GAME LIVE SCHEDULE 2019
MSHC Waterford v Clare
MSHC Cork v Tipperary
MSHC Tipperary v Waterford
MSHC Limerick v Cork
LSHC Galway v Wexford
MSHC Waterford v Limerick
MSHC Clare v Tipperary
USFC Fermanagh/Donegal v Antrim/Tyrone/Derry
LSHC Kilkenny v Galway
MSHC Limerick v Clare
MSHC Clare v Cork or Tipperary v Limerick
CSFC Connacht SFC Final
MSFC Munster Football Final
USFC Ulster Football Final
LSFC Leinster Football Final
MSHC Munster Hurling Final
LSHC Leinster Hurling Final
Football Qualifier Rd 4
AISFC Quarter Final, Rd 1
AISHC Quarter Final OR AISFC Quarter Final, Rd 1
AISFC Quarter Final, Rd 2 (Croke Park)
Camogie All Ireland Quarter Final
2 x AISFC Quarter Final, Rd 3
Camogie All Ireland Semi finals
ALL IRELAND SENIOR HURLING FINAL
ALL IRELAND SENIOR FOOTBALL FINAL
Camogie All Ireland finals