All-Ireland champions Galway remain on course for a fifth All-Ireland minor hurling title after seeing off the challenge of Kilkenny by 0-23 to 1-12 at Semple Stadium in Thurles.

Galway, who will now meet Cork in the final, led by 0-12 to 0-06 at the break having played with the breeze, with wing-forward Rory Burke seven points from placed balls.

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