The Top 8 Tournament is played annually to determine who will compete for the title of Irish Champion. The tournament takes the form of an eight-player league, with each competitor playing a single match against the others. The top four finishers each year automatically qualify for the following year’s Top 8 tournament with the remaining places filled by the top finishers in the Ladder Tournament.
There were only 7 competitors this year
The standings in this year’s tournament are shown below:
On November 22nd, the first game of the final was played. James beat Noel by resign. The game can be found here