Archive for January, 2008

Top 8 Result – 31st January

Posted by ian on January 31st, 2008

In an exciting see-saw game played on KGS, Ian (b) beat Bernard (w) by resignation. The result has been reflected in the Irish Championship results table.

2007 Irish Championship Final

Posted by ian on January 24th, 2008

The last game in the 2007 Championship final was played last night in the Pembroke. Noel has written some comments on the game. Steve was black and used an interesting opening, but in the end had to resign. Ian then won the final 2-1 and has won his first Irish Championship.  This leaves the 2007 Top 8 as follows (with […]

Top8 2008: First Result

Posted by olivier on January 24th, 2008

The new Top8 Irish Championship has started with the first game result falling in: John (white) beat Olivier yesterday in the Pembroke Pub. Check the updated Irish Championship results table.

Results from Cork Rapid

Posted by ian on January 21st, 2008

The first Cork Tournament passed off successfully, congratulations are due to all involved. The bar was set at 2kyu and the prizewinners were: 1st: Wang Wei 2nd: Cao Tong Yu Below the bar: 1st: Julian Renaud 2nd: Justyna Kleczar Full details are available on the club website.

2008 Top 8 Started!

Posted by olivier on January 10th, 2008

The new Top8 tournament is now officially open. Contestants are: Stephen Flinter Ian Davis Noel Mitchell Claas Roever Olivier Deme John Gibson Brian Gallagher Bernard Palmer We invite all these players to organize their game as soon as possible. The tournament deadline is 31st of May 2008!