If Tipperary perform to the best of their ability, they will be in the All-Ireland senior hurling semi-final on the first Sunday in September - simple as that, writes Noel Dundon.
Granted, Sunday's All-Ireland semi-final clash with Galway is another big test of the credentials of Michael Ryan's charges. But, the players have proven in the last few games that they are well capable of taking on the tough challenges, even with the odds stacked against them, and emerging with their lives intact.
See this and muc more preview material of the big game and the minor semi-final, in this weeks Tipperary Star. On sale today (Wednesday).