Irish Open

Type
McMahon
Tournament Type
A
Next Tournament Date
Sat, 24 - Sun, 25 Sep 2022
Friday evening: Irish Rapid Play. Saturday and Sunday: 5 round McMahon tournament. Time limit 60 minutes 5x30s byoyomi.
Venue
UCD, Dublin
Contact
Eoghan Barry eoghanbarry @ outlook.com
Current Champion
Ye, Lucas Zhirui

Annual major weekend McMahon tournament - the Confucius Cup - held in Dublin

Past Winners and Results
Start Year
1997
Normal Month
March
Current?
Current

The Irish Open is the main tournament of the Irish Go Congress in Dublin. It is often part of the European Grand Prix. It was called the Confucius Cup from 2012 to 2018 and 2022.

Usually preceeded by the Irish Rapid Play on the Friday evening.

Due to snow 2018 event reduced to 3-round rapid play. The Confucius Cup returned in September 2019. Next is in September 2022.

Last updated Tue May 17 2022. If you have any comments, please email the webmaster on web-master AT britgo DOT org.