Dublin's senior hurlers will open their 2019 Leinster SHC round-robin with an away game in Nowlan Park against Kilkenny on May 11 or 12.
The Dubs will then face Wexford a week later at home with their last two outings away to Carlow and at home to Leinster holders Galway.
In changes from this year's Leinster SHC demoted Offaly have been replaced by Carlow, following their success in the inaugural Joe McDonagh Cup, while the scheduling: of the round-robin section will be run off over six weekends (from May 11/12 to June 15/16) instead of five like this year.
2019 LEINSTER SHC
Round 1 – May 11/12: Galway v Carlow; Kilkenny v Dublin; Wexford bye
Round 2 – May 18/19: Carlow v Kilkenny; Dublin v Wexford; Galway bye
Round 3 – May 25/26: Galway v Wexford; Carlow, Dublin, Kilkenny bye
Round 4 – June 1/2: Carlow v Dublin; Galway, Kilkenny, Wexford bye
Round 5 – June 8/9: Wexford v Carlow; Kilkenny v Galway; Dublin bye
Round 6 – June 15/16: Wexford v Kilkenny; Dublin v Galway; Carlow bye