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The Blackthorne Irish Championship 2018

Irish Chess UnionThe Irish Championship is a 9-round Swiss tournament taking place from 4-12 August 2018 in the Talbot Hotel Stillorgan, Dublin, Ireland Players receive 105 minutes for 40 moves, followed by 30 minutes to the end of the game, plus a 30-second increment starting from move one.

Live game with analysis will be provided daily with the best chess software competing in the Top Chess Engine Championship – Komodo, Houdini, and Stockfish.

Starting rank

1 Baburin Alex
2 Collins Sam
3 Lopez Alex
4 Jessel Stephen
5 Wall Gavin
6 Brady Stephen
7 Murphy Conor
8 O’Donnell Conor
9 Short Philip
10 Daly Colm
11 O’Gorman Tom
12 Li Henry
13 Delaney Killian
14 Freeman Gordon
15 Wallace Paul
16 Moran Stephen
17 Murray David
18 O’Connell Gerard
19 Melaugh Shane
20 Kennedy John
21 Butler Kevin
22 Fox Anthony
23 Melaugh Gavin
24 Bourached Anthony
25 Rush Stephen
26 Manojlovic Mihailo
27 O’Neill Paul
28 Keogh Eamon
29 Cafolla Peter
30 Tirziman Rudolf
31 Nolan Conor
32 O’Gorman Alice
33 Nemeth Zalan
34 Scott Luke
35 Nolan Dermot
36 Carroll Peter

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