Shane Dowling, one of the star’s of Limerick’s 2018 All-Ireland-winning side, has announced his retirement from hurling due to injury.
Dublin booked their Leinster Football Championship semi-final spot with a comfortable 0-19 to 0-07 win over ten-man Carlow at O’Moore Park.
Down advanced to the Ulster SFC semi-finals after edging out a wasteful Armagh 0-15 to 2-07 at Celtic Park.
Shane O'Donnell scored twice in the first-half as Clare beat Limerick 3-17 to 2-16 to reach the Munster hurling final against either Cork or Waterford.
Limerick manager John Kiely has denied allegations of diving by his side in their Musnter hurling semi-final defeat to Clare.