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Noel is 2006 Irish Champion

Posted by stephen on January 23rd, 2007

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 shown): Noel: 10 points […]

Top 8 results, Wedneday 27 November

Posted by stephen on November 28th, 2006

There were two results in the top 8 last night: in their play-off game, Claas beat Chris. This gives Claas the fourth and final automatic place in the 2007 Top 8, joining Noel, Steve and Ian. The first game of the 2006 Top 8 final was also played. Noel (w) beat Steve by 17.5 points. […]

Top 8: Paul Atling forfeit’s final game

Posted by stephen on October 23rd, 2006

Regretfully, Paul Atling has been forced to forfeit his final game with Chris in the Top 8. This means that Chris takes the win, and finishes on x/6 and Paul finishes on x/6. Noel and Ian still have to play off for the remaining place in the final. This result has been reflected in the […]

Top 8 Result, October 11

Posted by stephen on October 13th, 2006

On Wednesday, Noel beat Chris.  This leaves Noel with 4/6 after the league stage – the same number of points as Ian.  Noel and Ian must now play off to decide who meets Steve in the 2006 final. This result has been reflected in the latest championship table.

Top 8 Result, September 20

Posted by stephen on October 6th, 2006

On Wednesday, September 20, Steve (b) beat Noel by resignation. Steve finishes the league section on 6/6.  Noel is on 3/5, and must play Chris to determine the second qualification spot in the final. All results have been reflected in the latest championship table.

Recent top 8 results

Posted by stephen on September 14th, 2006

On Wednesday, August 30 Ian (w) beat Brian by 2.5 points in a very close game. Ian has now played all his games, finishing on 4/6. On August 29 Claas (w) beat Brian by resignation. Claas has also played all his games, finishing on 3/6. Brian beat Paul Atling. On Wednesday, September 13, Steve (b) […]

Top 8 Result, Wednesday 16 August

Posted by stephen on August 17th, 2006

In the Top 8 championship last night, Steve (b) beat Paul (w) by resignation. The championship table has been updated to reflect this result.

Top 8 result (Wed 2 & Thurs 3 August)

Posted by stephen on August 4th, 2006

Ian dropped down from Belfast this week, and played Paul Atling on Wednesday night, and Claas on Thursday, winning both games. He beat Claas by 3.5 points, and Paul by resignation. These results have been reflected in the Championship table.

Ka Chun retires from 2006 Top 8

Posted by stephen on July 26th, 2006

Ka Chun has advised us that he will have to withdraw from the 2006 Irish Championship (Top 8), and hence will forfeit all his games.

Top 8 Result – June 28

Posted by stephen on June 30th, 2006

In top 8 news, on Wednesday evening (June 28) Claas (b) beat Paul by resignation, moving him to 2 wins from 4 games. This result has been reflected in the latest Top 8 table.