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Archive for December, 2009

31st Dec – News from London

Posted by ian on December 31st, 2009

Cork’s Wei Wang took second place in the London Open, beating the French and British champions on his way, losing only to the eventual winner Wang Zi. Wei Wang won the accompanying Pair Go event together with Yanqi Zhang (French Champion). Also note that Issue 4 of the IGA Newsletter is now available, if you […]

Irish Go Congress 2010 update

Posted by eoghan on December 13th, 2009

Registration is now open for the Irish Go Congress, which runs from the 5th – 7th of March. There are discounted entry fees for those who register and pay before March 1st, 2010. The standard entry fee will remain set at €25 for the Open tournament, and €10 for the Rapid. The early registration discount […]

After a long year, the Irish Championship finally came to end in a tense game. As usual between these two it was a game that could have gone either way. After repeating the opening of the second game, Claas took an early lead by switching to a Gibson style strategy. However somewhere in the middlegame […]

30 Nov – Online Interprovincial News

Posted by ian on December 1st, 2009

Last night Leinster faced off against Connaught in the remaining first round match. Despite most of Connaught vanishing underwater, Leinster were unable to take advantage, and went down 2-1. Connaught will now face Ulster in the finals, while Leinster and Munster fight for third place. Full results available here.