Archive for January, 2011

Jan 30 – General News

Posted by ian on January 30th, 2011

Three more Top 8 games have taken place, Ian beating Colin and Eoghan on home ground at KGS, whilst Colin defeated Claas in Galway. Full results are available on the Top 8 page Meanwhile Tibi beat John in the first Ladder game of this year, earning revenge for his defeat in the Interprovincials.

2011 Irish Go Congress

Posted by ian on January 25th, 2011

The 2011 Irish Go Congress will take place over the weekend of March 4th – 6th. This will be the penultimate event in the Pandanet Go European Cup, which comes to an end this year. As usual Friday will see the Rapid tournament taking place, while over Saturday and Sunday the Main tournament will take […]

Jan 18 – Ireland draw again

Posted by ian on January 18th, 2011

Ireland earned another solid draw in the Pandanet European Team Go Championship this week. Our opponent’s were Bosnia, ranked higher than on us on paper, so it was a creditable result. See the EGF’s special website for details

Jan 16 – Top 8 Kick-off Weekend

Posted by ian on January 16th, 2011

Ireland’s finest Go players descended to the Burlington Hotel, where Noel had again secured us a room, to do battle. Once again Belfast players dominated the event, surviving the weekend unscathed; which in James case was down to unseemly consumption of tea. For full results see Top 8 page