All the action as it unfolded on the clock as Cats crush Tipp to make All-Ireland final

11 seconds - Players are still running into their positions when Aidan Fogarty races on to a T.J. Reid pass and fires it over the Canal End crossbar.

11 seconds - Players are still running into their positions when Aidan Fogarty races on to a T.J. Reid pass and fires it over the Canal End crossbar.

4 minutes - Pa Bourke converts a free for Tipp.

5 mins - Shane McGrath points Tipp into the lead after neat passing from Lar Corbett and Brian O’Meara.

6 mins - Michael Fennelly profits after Thomas Stapleton spills the sliotar, picking up the loose ball and putting it over the bar (KK 0-2, Tipp 0-2).

7 mins - CHANCE! Noel McGrath races through and latches on to Conor O’Brien’s booming clearance. McGrath tries to flick the sliotar past the advancing David Herity, but the netminder reacts in time to flick the ball to safety.

8 mins - Henry Shefflin gets his first score, a free.

10 mins - Richie Power snaps up a poor Tipp clearance, feeding Fogarty to shoot the point.

11 mins - Noel McGrath robs Fennelly of possession, setting up Conor O’Mahony for a point.

11 mins - Richie Power wins the resulting puck-out and points it.

13 mins - Pa Bourke free.

14 mins - Stapleton launches a long ball downfield. Noel McGrath catches it and points it.

14 mins - Conor O’Mahony loses the ball to Reid. He works it back to Michael Rice, who adds the point.

17 mins - CHANCE! T.J. Reid bears down on goal and, in a two-on-one situation, passes the sliotar to Colin Fennelly. A goal looks certain, but Brendan Cummins rushes out to make the save.

19 mins - Michael Rice is forced out of the game with a hand injury. Cillian Buckley is his replacement.

19 mins - Reid wins possession from a cluster of players, shoots the point.

20 mins - Pa Bourke free.

22 mins - Bourke goes for goal from a 25-metre free but Tommy Walsh is equal to it. The rebound is forced out for a 65 which Bourke points to level the sides again (0-7, 0-7).

24 mins - Reid wins the puck-out, passing for Colin Fennelly to point.

25 mins - Paul Curran concedes a 65. Shefflin scores.

27 mins - GOAL! Shefflin wins a Herity puck-out. He lays it off to Reid who steams through to drill the ball past Cummins (1-9, 0-7).

30 mins - GOAL! Tipp hit back when Corbett shoulders Herity off the ball. Bourke snaps up the loose sliotar and fires it into the empty net.

33 mins - The gap is down to one point when Bourke lands a free from his own 65m line.

34 mins - All square again as McGrath grabs his second point of the half.

35+1 mins - Only one score in injury-time. Bourke converts a 65 to give Tipp a narrow lead at the break.

HALF-TIME: Tipperary 1-10, Kilkenny 1-9.

36 mins - Henry Shefflin free.

37 mins - Colin Fennelly crosses the sliotar to Fogarty, who makes an excellent catch and points it.

38 mins - Pa Bourke 65.

40 mins - Henry Shefflin free.

41 mins - A quick puck-out falls to John O’Brien, who catches it and points it (1-12, 1-12).

42 mins - Richie Power free.

44 mins - Richie Power lands a 65, but only after Michael Cahill blocks Colin Fennelly’s goal-bound shot.

45 mins - GOAL! Aidan Fogarty picks up a breaking ball and bursts through the Tipp backs. He lets fly with a scorching shot, the sliotar spinning past Cummins into the top right corner of the net (2-14, 1-12).

46 mins - Pa Bourke 65.

49 mins - Cillian Buckley grabs a point after a Herity puck-out is knocked into his path.

50 mins - Henry Shefflin free.

51 mins - GOAL! Eoin Larkin beats Paul Curran to the ball and cuts in from the left of the square. He shapes as if to shoot to the right, catching Cummins off-guard with a low shot inside the left post. Within nine minutes the Cats have opened up a nine-point lead (3-16, 1-13).

55 mins - Henry Shefflin free.

58 mins - GOAL! Eoin Larkin wins a tussle with Paddy Stapleton and works play on to Reid, who dashes up the middle to rattle the net. (4-17, 1-13).

59 mins - Henry Shefflin free.

60 mins - Reid adds a point after his long range shot is tipped over by Cummins.

63 mins - Henry Shefflin free.

65 mins - John O’Neill grabs a point for Tipp, their first score in 21 minutes.

67 mins - Henry Shefflin free.

68 mins - Even centre-back Brian Hogan gets in on the scoring act, turning a pass from Power into a point from half-way.

69 mins - Henry Shefflin free (his 10th point).

70 mins - John O’Neill bags his second point of the game. It is only Tipp’s fifth point of the second half.

70+1 mins - Shefflin lands his 11th point of the afternoon and first from play, to seal an emphatic win and hand Tipp their heaviest championship defeat in 115 years.

FULL-TIME: Kilkenny 4-24, Tipperary 1-15.