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The full schedule for the summer's GAA on TV has been released

GAABy Sean Nolan
The race for Sam is about to begin
The race for Sam is about to begin

The big Championship throw-in isn't too far away now and the schedule of games, across RTE and Sky, has now been published.

With the League finals up for decision tomorrow, the impending summer jamboree of GAA is almost upon us.

And now we know exactly which games will eb shown on RTE and Sky this summer. In total there will be 45 games broadcast live across both codes and it starts with Donegal v Tyrone in the Ulster Championship on May 17 on RTE.

A week later the hurling begins with Clare v Limerick facing off in front of the RTE cameras.

Sky's coverage kicks off with the Leinster quarter final between Kildare and Laois/Carlow.

Full list of Live TV games:
May 17th: Ulster SFC Donegal v Tyrone RTÉ2
May 24th: Ulster SFC Cavan v Monaghan; Munster SHC Clare v Limerick (Both RTÉ2)
May 31st: Leinster SHC Dublin v Galway; Leinster SFC Dublin v Offaly/Longford (Both RTÉ2)
June 6th: Leinster SFC Kildare v Laois/Carlow (SKY)
June 7th: Ulster SFC Derry v Down; Munster SHC SF Cork v Waterford (Both RTÉ2)
June 14th: Ulster SFC Armagh v Donegal/Tyrone; Connacht SFC SF: Mayo v New York/Galway/Leitrim (Both RTÉ2)
June 20th: Leinster SHC SF; Connacht SFC SF Sligo v Roscommon/London (Both SKY)
June 21st: Leinster SHC SF (Involving Kilkenny); Munster SHC SF (Involving Tipperary) (Both RTÉ2)
June 27th: Ulster SFC SF (SKY)
June 28th: Both Leinster SFC SF’s (RTÉ2)
July 4th: Foot/Hurl Championship Qualifier (SKY); Foot/Hurl Championship Qualifier (RTÉ2)
July 5th: Munster SFC Final; Leinster SHC Final (Both RTÉ2)
July 11th: Foot/Hurl Championship Qualifier (SKY); Foot/Hurl Championship Qualifier (RTÉ2)
July 12th: Leinster SFC Final; Munster SHC Final (Both RTÉ2)
July 18th: Two Championship Qualifiers (Both SKY)
July 19th: Ulster SFC Final; Connacht SFC Final (Both RTÉ2)
July 25th: Two Championship Qualifiers (Both SKY)
July 26th: Two All-Ire SHC Quarter-Finals (Both RTÉ2)
August 1st: Two Championship Qualifiers (Both SKY)
August 2nd: Two All-Ireland SFC Quarter-Finals (Both RTÉ2)
August 8th: Two All-Ireland SFC Quarter-Finals (Both SKY)
August 9th: All-Ire SHC Semi-Final (RTÉ2 & SKY)
August 16th: All-Ire SHC Semi-Final (RTÉ2 & SKY)
August 23rd: All-Ire SFC Semi-Final (RTÉ2 & SKY)
August 30th: All-Ire SFC Semi-Final (RTÉ2 & SKY)
Sept 6th: All-Ire SHC Final (RTÉ2 & SKY)
Sept 20th: All-Ire SFC Final (RTÉ2 & SKY)