Tension Mounts as Tipp Ready for Kilkenny

All roads lead to Croke Park this Sunday as Tipperary and Kilkenny prepare to do battle in the All-Ireland senior hurling semi-final - their first meeting at the penultimate stage since 2003.

All roads lead to Croke Park this Sunday as Tipperary and Kilkenny prepare to do battle in the All-Ireland senior hurling semi-final - their first meeting at the penultimate stage since 2003.

The minors will also be in action when they take on Galway in the curtain raiser, on what is a very important afternoon for Tipperary hurling.

All week, anticipation has been rising in advance of the big game which, according to pundits,is so delicately poised. Will Tipperary manage to gain revenge for the Cats taking of their All-Ireland crown last year? Or, will it be Brian Cody’s men again in the All-Ireland Final, this time against Galway.

Well, you and a friend can be there courtesy of the Tipperary Star. We are offering our readers the chance to win two Premium Level Cusack Stand tickets for the big games. All you have to do is answer a simple question, fill up the coupon on page 5 Section 2 and submit your entry.

It couldn’t be simpler.

Check out out top class coverage and previews in the sports section to get the low down on all the action. And, of course our own legendary Culbaire will give his expert pre-match analysis.

Best of luck to our minors and seniors - the hopes of the Premier County go with you to Croker.