Indian Scrabble

Welcome to Indian Scrabble

Beginner or serious tournament Scrabble player in India this is the starting point for all you need to know about Scrabble in India, resources to help improve your game , and some fun Scrabble and word puzzles. The Scrabble Association of India unites scrabble players across the country and conducts regular events and tournaments in different cities.

At present we have our members concentrated in a few cities – primarily from Mumbai, Pune, Bangalore, Chennai, Hyderabad, Delhi, Goa and Kolkata, but are looking at spreading this across different cities in India through promotion and events.

If you are a scrabble player we invite you to be part of the Association.

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National Scrabble Championships 2020, Mumbai
National Scrabble Championships 2020, Mumbai
Date and Time: 29th 30th 31st May, 2020 (Friday, Saturday & Sunday) from 8.30 a.m. to 7 p.m. Venue: Juhu Vileparle Gymkhana Club (JVPGC), Plot No U-13, N.S Road No 13, Opp. Juhu Bus Depot, JVPD Scheme, Juhu, Mumbai –...

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Goa 2020

Start date: April 24, 2020

End date: April 26, 2020

The 17th All India Open Scrabble Championship in Goa will be held at the A/C Hall, PCCE, Verna, Goa from 24th-26th April 2020


The 3 day 24 games tournament will be rated by both WESPA and SAI.

The tournament will be of 24 Australian draw and last 7 rounds King of the Hill. CSW 2019 and WESPA rules will apply.

More details will be announced soon

Registrations: email to rajivantao@yahoo.com

Due to limited space we will be taking up to a maximum of 60 seats in total only.

Please let us know if you are below 1100 rating and would prefer playing in a separate Division when registering – we may have 2 divisions if the numbers are enough.

Registered players:

NameLocation
Radhika MahalingaiahBLR
Sanjoy GuptaBLR
Ekansh AroraDelhi
Anthony GomesGoa
Douglas LoboGoa
Jackie FernandesGoa
Joe RodriguesGoa
Rajiv AntaoGoa
Ronilla KatariaGoa
Savio PintoGoa
Savio RebelloGoa
Sylvia CoelhoGoa
Rajeev MenonHyderabad
Asha Namdev KamathMumbai
Bhushan PradhanMumbai
Carolann PaisMumbai
Nakul PrabhuMumbai
Sherwin RodriguesMumbai
Charles CarneiroOSI
Ralph LoboOSI
Selwyn LoboOSI
Mangala BhandarkarPune
Bharath BalakrishnanUSA


National Scrabble Championships 2020, Mumbai

Start date: May 29, 2020

End date: May 31, 2020

Location: Juhu Vileparle Gymkhana Club (JVPGC), Plot No U-13, N.S Road No 13, Opp. Juhu Bus Depot, JVPD Scheme, Juhu, Mumbai - 50

Date and Time: 29th 30th 31st May, 2020 (Friday, Saturday & Sunday) from 8.30 a.m. to 7 p.m.

Venue: Juhu Vileparle Gymkhana Club (JVPGC), Plot No U-13, N.S Road No 13, Opp. Juhu Bus Depot, JVPD Scheme, Juhu, Mumbai – 50


Divisions: 1) Premier (SAI Rating of 1150 & above) 
                       2) Open     (SAI Rating below 1150 and unrated players) 
 
Please note: Players with SAI rating below 1150 can opt to play in the Premier Division.

Format: (24 to 26 rounds) 
First Half (Australian Draw format) / Last Half (King of the Hill format)

The exact number of games would be declared at the tournament venue

Word source: Collins Scrabble Words (CSW) 2019

Entry Fee: Rs 4000 for SAI Members and Rs 4500 for Non-SAI Members

The entry fee includes lunch, tea & snacks for all the 3 days of the tournament.

Registration must be done in advance (Last Date: 15th May 2020)

Registration can be done by:
1) E-mail:- mumbaiscrabble@gmail.com

2) Calling Bhushan Pradhan on 9890767740

3) Calling Nakul Prabhu on 9820454173

Registration time: 8.30 a.m. to 9 a.m. (29th May 2020) 

Exciting cash prizes would be given to the winners of both divisions. 

Important instructions:-
• Participants are requested to bring their own scrabble board, tiles and clock to the venue
• Participants reaching the venue after 9 a.m would not be allowed to participate in the tournament
• Participants must register in advance to take part in the tournament