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 double elimination. The top four finishers each year automatically qualify for the following year’s Top 8 tournament with the remaining places filled by qualifiers.
The 2022 Top 8 will take place on February 5th and 6th in Dublin, venue to be confirmed. The list of candidates and already qualified players follows (in seed order):