Archive for March, 2011

22 Mar – Galway Tournament Returns

Posted by ian on March 22nd, 2011

After a long gap, there will be a Go tournament in Galway again. The 2011 Galway Go Tournament will take place on 28-29 May, 2011 in the Galway Bridge Centre, St Mary’s Road, Galway More details to follow…

Irish Go Congress 2011 results

Posted by eoghan on March 5th, 2011

There was a high turnout of 62 of players at this year’s Irish Open. Antti Törmänen and Wei Wang tied for first place, after the SOS tiebreaker failed to separate them. Ondrej Silt and Pavol Lisy tied for third. The full results and a list of game records are available here. The Irish Rapid tournament […]

Irish Open – Broadcast on IGS

Posted by eoghan on March 2nd, 2011

If you can’t make it to the Open this weekend, you can still follow the games from the top board on IGS. Look for IrishOpen 6D? in the games list – there should be one game broadcast each round, and with strong amateurs including Ondrej Silt, Wei Wang, Antti Tormanen, Pavol Lisy and Willem-Koen Pomstra […]

1 March – Ireland v Turkey

Posted by ian on March 1st, 2011

Round 5 of the Pandanet European Go Cup saw as drawn against one of the tougher sides, Turkey. However Ireland acquitted themselves well, going down by the respectable margin of 1-3. Cork’s Rory Wales, who, like Eoghan Barry, stepped up to fill in the places of last minute cry offs, pulled off a mighty endgame […]