Archive for October, 2010

30 Oct – Connaught whitewash Munster

Posted by ian on October 30th, 2010

Daniel Paraschiv finished off Anthony Durity in under 100 moves to seal a 3-0 win for Connaught over Munster. Earlier Karl Irwin had secured a win for Ulster over Leinster. See full results on the Interprovincials page. Also – we are looking for players for a new EGF team competition to be played on IGS. […]

24th Oct – Korean Prime Minister’s Cup

Posted by ian on October 25th, 2010

Ireland managed to acheive 25th place in the Korean Prime Minister’s Cup World Amateur Baduk Championship. With the aid of a fortunate draw Ian Davis grabbed 4 wins from 7, laying waste to Norway, Portugal, Kazhakstan and Brazil – while failing miserably against Slovakia, Sweden and Denmark. Korea won the event ahead of Japan and […]

9 Oct – Irish Championship

Posted by ian on October 9th, 2010

Remember 6 months ago when the Top 8 finished and two players qualified for the final? Well today the first game in the final was actually played. It was a closely contested affair, and Ian Davis, playing black, pulled away in yose to win by 5.5 points against James Hutchinson.

Annual General Meeting

Posted by ian on October 5th, 2010

The Annual General Meeting of the Irish Go Association will now take place on November the 3rd at the regular meeting of Dublin Go Club in Larry Murphy’s at about 7:30pm. The change of date is to make sure everyone can attend. The Annual General Meeting of the Irish Go Association will take place on […]

Oct 2 – Connaught top Interprovincial Table

Posted by ian on October 2nd, 2010

Defending Interprovincial Champions Connaught got off to a good start to the season with a comfortable 2.5-0.5 win over Leinster. Board 3 was drawn after an outbreak of sporting behaviour. The full results are available on this site.