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Author: stephen

Top 8 Result – May 21

In the Top 8 last night, Ian (b) beat Steve by 5.5 points (42 vs 36.5).  It was a close game throughout, with both players having reasonable chances to win the match. This result has been reflected in the 2007 Championship Table.

Top 8 Result – April 25

Noel played Claas and Terrence last night (April 25) in the Top 8. He beat Claas, and lost to Terrence. This result is reflected in the 2007 Championship table.

Top 8 Result – Steve beats Claas

Steve (white) beat Claas by 16.5 points yesterday evening to get his 2007 Championship off to a belated but winning start. The game could have been much closer, as Steve made a simple error in answering a ko threat deep in byo-yomi. However, Claas failed to spot the mistake, and Steve corrected it a few…

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The IGA website nominated in the blog awards

This site has been nominated in two categories for the Irish Blog Awards: Best Sport & Recreation Blog, and Best Specialist Blog. Please head on over to the voting page, and cast your vote.  There are only a few days left, so don’t hang around! Thanks.

Noel is 2006 Irish Champion

Noel beat Steve in the second game of their 2006 Irish Championship final yesterday evening at the Pembroke. Noel, playing black, won by 4.5 points. The game record is available in sgf format here:
Noel vs Steve Game Record This leaves the 2006 Top 8 as follows (with the Japan points…

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