We are grateful to Prested Hall for welcoming us for the 2017 Irish Closed event, our fifteenth.

Congratulations to champion Rupert Derham and doubles champions Richard Ramjane and David Lowry! Full report to follow.

Eligibility criteria

A person shall be eligible to play in the Irish Championship if

  • the person holds a current Irish passport; or
  • the person was born in the island of Ireland; or
  • at the time of the person’s birth either parent was an Irish citizen or would if alive have been an Irish citizen; or
  • the person has had one year’s continuous residence in the island of Ireland immediately before the Championship and intends to continue residence in the island of Ireland.