Goa 2017

Start date: April 29, 2017

End date: May 1, 2017

Location: The A/c Conference room, Padre Conceisao College of Engineering, Verna, Goa.

Congrats Sherwin, and well done Udayan at 2nd! Results are below
Results from round 24
1        Sherwin Rodrigues    19    +1545
2        Udayan Grover    19    +1302
3        Ranganathan Chakrav    18    +2119
4        Ralph Lobo    15    +1277
5        Shaikh Ahmed    15    +842
6        Jacky Fernandes    15    +304
7        Varisht Hingorani    14    +898
8        Manju Sood    14    +782
9        Yash Potnis    14    +263
10        Mohan Chunkath    14    +192
11        Goutham Jayaraman    14    +64
12        Selwyn Lobo    13.5    -230
13        Sanjoy Gupta    13    +658
14        Douglas Lobo    13    +600
15        Carolann Pais    13    +577
16        Sudhir Kamath    13    +513
17        Rajiv Antao    13    +71
18        Sunny Bhatia    13    +6
19        Mangala Bhandarkar    13    -21
20        Samrath Singh Bhatia    13    -51
21        Vraj Jain    13    -131
22        Eeshan Malhotra    12    +389
23        Joe Rodrigues    12    +68
24        Saraswathi Ramm    12    +15
25        Bhushan Pradhan    12    -8
26        PC Jose    12    -62
27        Rahil Parkar    12    -93
28        Dipankar Chatterjee    12    -100
29        Lennie D’Souza    12    -164
30        Sushanto Bhattachary    12    -392
31        Savio Rebelllo    12    -433
32        R Nalini    11    +338
33        Rajeev Menon    11(+0)    -3(+0)
34        Sridhar Paidikondala    11    -50
35        Vidya Goggi    11    -117
36        Shailaja Nadig    10(+1)    -199(+1)
37        Savio Pinto    11    -395
38        Krtin Juneja    11    -476
39        Sumeet Sachdev    11    -483
40        Hyder Quraishi    11    -595
41        Rex D’Souza    10.5    -228
42        Mazher Qureshi    10    -98
43        Shankar Prasad    9(+1)    -329(+1)
44        Prashant Venkatram    10    -370
45        Vaibava Kamalasanan    9(+1)    -440(+1)
46        Srini Pandian    10    -854
47        Sylvia Coelho    10    -1047
48        M Thomas Abraham    1(+9)    -1674(+9)
49        Shubha S    9    -251
50        Anthony Gomes    9(+0)    -493(+0)
51        Nilina Kuriakose    1(+8)    -1612(+8)
52        E M Harindradas    5(+1)    -888(+1)
53        Kreishna Parmar    2(+3)    -536(+3)
54        Dummyplayer

Bye treatment explained in brackets

High game:    Carolann Pais    610

Rating Band below 1200: Vraj Jaim (21st)
Rating band below 1000: Yash Potnis (9th)
The Scrabble Association of Goa is organising the 14th edition of the Scrabble Tournament 29th April – 1st May 2017, a 3 day scrabble extravaganza.

Venue:
The A/c Conference room, Padre Conceisao College of Engineering, Verna, Goa.
Registration:
Please register in advance. Registrations to be sent to rajivantao@yahoo.com. If you are not a SAI member please make sure you mention your contact details (mobile and email) when registering.
Registration fee: SAI members INR 2200, non-members INR 2400. Registration fees includes lunch and snacks on all 3 days.
Tournament:
The tournament will follow WESPA rules and will be WESPA rated. 24 games, 16 AUstralian draw and 8 KOTH.
Timings:
Day 1 29th Apr 2017: 9am Registration. 9.30am – 6.30pm 9 games
Day 2 30th Apr 2017: 9 Games
Day 3  1st May 2017: 6 games
Accommodation:
Leonoras is a budget hotel (about Rs.1200 per AC room) right next to the venue – numbers  are 0832-2791263/ 2791289.
Woodbourne is a better hotel, about 15min walk from the venue (0832 2791003).
But if you prefer beachside, any hotel around Colva will be 20min taxi to the venue.
Registered Participants:
(Preliminary list, still awaiting registrations)
Sr Name Location
1 Arvind Lath Bangalore
2 Dipankar Chatterjee Bangalore
3 R Nalini Bangalore
4 Radhika Mahalingaiah Bangalore
5 Sanjoy Gupta Bangalore
6 Saraswathi Ramm Bangalore
7 Shankar Prasad Bangalore
8 Shubha S Bangalore
9 Vidya Goggi Bangalore
10 Yash Potnis Bangalore
11 Ranganathan Chakrav Chennai
12 Sudhir Kamath Delhi
13 Sunny Bhatia Delhi
14 Sushanto Bhattachary Delhi
15 Anthony Gomes Goa
16 Douglas Lobo Goa
17 Erol Jorge Goa
18 Irineu Gonsalves Goa
19 Jacky Fernandes Goa
20 Joe Rodrigues Goa
21 Rajiv Antao Goa
22 Savio Pinto Goa
23 Savio Rebelllo Goa
24 Sylvia Coelho Goa
25 Hyder Quraishi Hyderabad
26 Rajeev Menon Hyderabad
27 Shaikh Ahmed Hyderabad
28 Sridhar Paidikondala Hyderabad
29 Abhijit Pradhan Mumbai
30 Bhushan Pradhan Mumbai
31 Carolann Pais Mumbai
32 Eeshan Malhotra Mumbai
33 Kreishna Parmar Mumbai
34 Nakul Prabhu Mumbai
35 PC Jose Mumbai
36 Phil Paes Mumbai
37 Rahil Parkar Mumbai
38 Sherwin Rodrigues Mumbai
39 Sumeet Sachdev Mumbai
40 Varisht Hingorani Mumbai
41 Mangala Bhandarkar Pune
42 Charles Carneiro Singapore
43 Ralph Lobo UAE