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Top 8 Results – February 25

Posted by steve on February 26th, 2008

In the Top 8 last night, Steve (w) played Brian on KGS. Towards the end of the game both sides made significant mistakes, and the game ended in what Ian described as a “_bloodbath_”.  After the dust settled, Steve had won by 11.5 points. These results have been reflected in the 2008 Championship table.

Top 8 Results – February 20

Posted by steve on February 21st, 2008

In the Top 8 last night, Steve (b) played Bernard. In a game where there were chances for both sides, in the end Steve emerged victorious, winning by resignation. These results have been reflected in the 2008 Championship table.

Top 8 Results – February 13

Posted by steve on February 14th, 2008

In a busy night last night, three top 8 games were played: Noel(w) beat the reigning champion Ian by 8.5; Steve (b) beat Claas by resignation and John(w) beat Bernard, also by resignation. These results have been reflected in the 2008 Championship table.

Top 8 Result – 12th February

Posted by ian on February 12th, 2008

Ian and Brian played their Top 8 game on KGS. Brian tried to catch up with a daring invasion, but failed to pull it off and had to resign. This result has been reflected in the Championship Table.

Top 8 Result – 31st January

Posted by ian on January 31st, 2008

In an exciting see-saw game played on KGS, Ian (b) beat Bernard (w) by resignation. The result has been reflected in the Irish Championship results table.

Top8 2008: First Result

Posted by olivier on January 24th, 2008

The new Top8 Irish Championship has started with the first game result falling in: John (white) beat Olivier yesterday in the Pembroke Pub. Check the updated Irish Championship results table.

2008 Top 8 Started!

Posted by olivier on January 10th, 2008

The new Top8 tournament is now officially open. Contestants are: Stephen Flinter Ian Davis Noel Mitchell Claas Roever Olivier Deme John Gibson Brian Gallagher Bernard Palmer We invite all these players to organize their game as soon as possible. The tournament deadline is 31st of May 2008!

2008 Top8 Qualifiers – 11 Dec

Posted by ian on December 11th, 2007

Bernard and Rory played their Qualifiers game on KGS. Bernard managed to maintain his opening advantage despite Rory’s best efforts. The end score was 14.5 points in Bernard’s favour. Last week Brian had beaten Paul on KGS by resignation. All the Top8 Qualifiers results can now be viewed here.

Top 8 Result – November 28

Posted by stephen on November 29th, 2007

In the first game of the 2007 Irish Championship Final, Ian (b) beat Steve (w) by 15.5 points, taking a 1-0 lead. A partial record of the game is available here.

2008 Top8 Qualifiers – 2 Results

Posted by olivier on November 29th, 2007

Two Top8 Qualifiers games were played in the Pembroke yesterday evening. John win on time against Aidan, while Olivier beat Michael by just 3.5 points. These Top8 Qualifiers results can be viewed here.