Clare will face Limerick in the Munster hurling final for the first time since 1995.
It’s after the sides shared the spoils in their round robin clash in Cusack Park, with a late Declan Hannon free seeing them finish level.
Tony Kelly accounted for 0-16 of Clare’s 0-24 tally, with Kyle Hayes pouncing for an early goal for the All Ireland champions.
Clare boss Brian Lohan says playing in front of a sell out home crowd brought it own pressures, but is pleased his side delivered a performance
Clare now face Waterford in the final round robin game in Cusack Park next weekend, before that Munster final showdown on Sunday June 5th.