With the minimum of fuss, Cork cruised past Tipperary and into the Munster football final, 1-17 to 0-9 at Semple Stadium.
There was plenty of action this evening.
Cork hurling boss John Meyler has made one enforced change to his team for Sunday's Munster championship meeting with Tipperary in Thurles.
Tipperary football boss Liam Kearns has named an unchanged starting line-up for tomorrow evening's Munster senior championship semi-final against Cork.
Tipperary manager Michael Ryan has made six changes to his side for Sunday's Munster senior hurling championship Round 2 meeting with Cork in Thurles.
The first-round qualifier draw of the 2018 All-Ireland senior football championship will take place next Monday morning.
There are eight games down for decision across all four provinces in the All-Ireland senior football championship this weekend. Here are our previews:
There are some more intriguing clashes in the All-Ireland senior hurling championship this weekend and here we preview the four games taking place in Leinster and Munster.
Just like last weekend, there are two live games on Sunday with Gaels living in the six counties getting the opportunity to watch a live game on Saturday evening.
Tipperary manager Liam Kearns has urged the county's supporters to come out and play their part in Saturday's Munster SFC semi-final against Cork.
Michael Duignan is expecting a Tipperary backlash against Cork on Sunday.
There's something eerily novel about the four Leinster SFC quarter-finals that are going down for decision this weekend.
Cork boss Ronan McCarthy feels a healthy rivalry has between the Rebels and Tipperary over the past few seasons.
Cork football boss Ronan McCarthy has revealed his starting 15 for Saturday evening's Munster senior championship semi-final against Tipperary in Thurles.
Matthew O'Hanlon has hit out at the controversial ruling that a team will be relegated from the Leinster SHC.
Waterford will play all four of their Munster SHC round-robin fixtures away from home but selector Eoin Murphy isn't complaining.
Michael Ryan admits that he regrets the decision not to talk to the media in the wake of Sunday's defeat to Limerick.
The first round SF championship draw will take place on Monday morning.
Tipperary hurling manager Michael Ryan has had a rethink on his decision not to speak to the media.
Conor Lehane admits that he was "rattled" by the accidental clash that led to his Cork team-mate Robbie O'Flynn being hospitalised on Sunday.
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Conor Sweeney is in a race against time to be fit for Tipperary's Munster SFC semi-final against Cork on Saturday evening.
"We'll enjoy today but all it does is get us into the next round. We'll keep the head down and wait for two weeks' time."
Liam Sheedy fears Tipperary could make an early championship exit if they lose to Cork next weekend.
"It's early doors. This is only round one. We'll have to go back to the drawing board again and look at that game."
Limerick finished strongly in the rain to claim a deserved 1-23 to 2-14 victory over Tipperary at the Gaelic Grounds.
Michael Ryan refused to speak to the media after Tipperary's Munster SHC first round defeat to Limerick at the Gaelic Grounds.
Ardscoil Ris starlet Cathal O'Neill fired 0-10 - 0-6 from play - as Limerick came from behind to make a winning start to their Munster MHC campaign at Tipperary's expense at the Gaelic Grounds.
Liam Kearns has reiterated his disgust at the decision to bring forward Tipperary's Munster SFC semi-final against Cork to next weekend.
There was action in three of the provinces this afternoon.
One-way traffic at Semple Stadium, where Tipperary inflicted a 0-20 to 0-9 defeat on a limited Waterford outfit.
Three provincial SFC quarter-finals went down for decision this evening, including action in both Ulster and Munster.
Tipperary boss Tommy Dunne has selected five dual-stars in his starting 15 to play Limerick in the Munster MHC at the Gaelic Grounds tomorrow.
Waterford will blood three championship debutants when they take on Tipperary in the Munster SFC quarter-final at Semple Stadium this evening.
Securing promotion in the league has given the Limerick hurlers 'a lot of confidence' going into the championship, according to captain Declan Hannon.
Seamus Callanan will start on the bench for Tipperary in their Munster SHC opener against Limerick at the Gaelic Grounds on Sunday.