RTÉ to broadcast 31 live championship games this summer

May 08, 2017

Pictured at the launch of RTÉ Sport's 2017 GAA Championship coverage in RTÉ were Henry Shefflin, Michael Lyster and Colm Cooper

RTÉ have revealed the senior football and hurling championship games they'll be showing live throughout the summer.

All 31 games will be available in High Definition with Michael Lyster once again anchoring The Sunday Game Live. The first live action will be the clash of Monaghan and Fermanagh in Clones on Saturday, May 20, with coverage beginning on RTÉ2 at 6.30pm. That will be followed by a double-header on Sunday, May 21 featuring Mayo v Sligo in the Connacht SFC and Tipperary v Cork in the Munster SHC.

All six provincial finals in hurling and football will be covered as well as the four All-Ireland senior football quarter-finals and the All-Ireland football and hurling semi-finals and finals.

The full list of televised games on RTÉ2 is:

Saturday 20 May

7pm Monaghan v Fermanagh (USFC Preliminary Round)

Sunday 21 May 

2pm Mayo v Sligo (CSFC Quarter final)

4pm Cork v Tipperary (MSHC Quarter Final)

Sunday 28 May 

2pm Derry v Tyrone (USFC Quarter final)

4pm Dublin v Galway (LSHC Quarter Final)

Sunday 4 June 

2pm Down v Armagh (USFC Quarter final)

Saturday 10 June 

5pm Cork/Waterford v Tipperary (MSFC semi final)

Sunday 11 June 

2pm Cavan v Fermanagh/Monaghan (USFC Quarter final)

4pm Galway v Mayo/Sligo (CSFC Semi Final)

Sunday 18 June 

2pm Derry/Tyrone v Donegal/Antrim (USFC Semi-Final)

4pm Waterford v Cork/Tipperary (MSHC Semi Final)

Saturday 24 June 

7pm Down / Armagh v Cavan / Monaghan / Fermanagh (USFC Semi-Final)

Sunday 25 June 

4pm Carlow / Wexford / Dublin v Offaly / Westmeath (LSFC Semi Final)

Saturday 1 July


Sunday 2 July 

2pm Munster Football Final

4pm Leinster Hurling Final

Saturday 8 July 

5.00pm, QUALIFER

Sunday 9 July 

2pm Connacht Football Final

4pm Munster Hurling Final

Sunday 16 July 

2pm Ulster Football Final

4pm Leinster Football Final

Sunday 23 July 

2pm All Ireland Hurling Quarter Final

4pm All Ireland Hurling Quarter Final

Sunday 30 July 

2pm All Ireland Football Quarter Final

4pm All Ireland Football Quarter Final

Sunday 6 August 

3.30pm All Ireland Hurling Semi-Final

Sunday 13 August 

3.30pm All Ireland Hurling Semi-Final

Sunday 20 August

3.30pm All Ireland Football Semi-Final

Sunday 27 August 

3.30pm All Ireland Football Semi-Final

Sunday 3 September 

3.30pm All Ireland Hurling Final

Sunday 17 September 

3.30pm All Ireland Football Final

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