Archive for February, 2012

26th Feb – Top 8 News

Posted by ian on February 27th, 2012

Another set of Top 8 games were played this weekend. A triangle tournament between the Belfast players was played, with all 3 games played in sequence on Saturday. Ian beating James and Tibi, and James beating Tibi. Then, the next night on KGS, Ian beat Justyna, although had she picked up on a serious middlegame […]

Top 8 News

Posted by Colin on February 23rd, 2012

There were 2 games played in the Top 8 this week. In the plush surroundings of Bewley’s hotel John took an early lead against Colin on Saturday. John maintained the lead until well into the middlegame but was later forced to resign after losing points in several areas of the board. Noel and Colin also […]

Feb 21 – Ireland draw again

Posted by ian on February 21st, 2012

Ireland, with the aid of a sneaky bye on board 2, upset the odss to take a draw against league leaders Norway tonight, in the European league. This keeps us in good shape for this season, with 4th place looking very possible.

2012 Irish Go Congress Information

Posted by Rory Wales on February 1st, 2012

The Congress will take place from the 2nd to the 4th of March at the Teacher’s Club in Dublin. The highlight will be the new Confucius Cup. Full details for the 2012 Irish Go Congress are available here.