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6th GAIL Cup

Start date: August 16, 2019

End date: August 18, 2019

Location: Alpina Hotels & SuitesE-506, Block E,Greater Kailash IINew Delhi-110048

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The 6th Gail Scrabble Cup will be held in Delhi from 16th to 18th Aug 2019.

Scrabble Association of Delhi is pleased to announce the 6th GAIL SCRABBLE CUP to be held at Delhi from 16-18 August, 2019.

Venue:Alpina Hotels & SuitesE-506, Block E,Greater Kailash IINew Delhi-110048

There will be three divisions.

Div A :24 games.Eligibility of SAI rating 1100 and above.3 day tournament.SAI & WESPA rated

Div B: 24 games. Eligibility of SAI rating below 1100.3 day tournament.SAI & WESPA rated

Newbie Div: 7 games.Eligibility of SAI rating below 700.This will be a 1 day tournament especially for new players and will be held on 17 August,2019 at this same venue. SAI rated.

Any one wishing to play in a Div above/higher  his/her Div in accordance to their ratings, is most welcome to do so.

Div B: 24 games. Eligibility of SAI rating below 1100.3 day tournament.SAI & WESPA rated
Newbie Div: 7 games.Eligibility of SAI rating below 700.This will be a 1 day tournament especially for new players and will be held on 17 August,2019 at this same venue. SAI rated.Any one wishing to play in a Div above/higher  his/her Div in accordance to their ratings, is most welcome to do so.

We have negotiated for Special rates for accomodations at this venue itself as  given below.Scrabblers are requested  to check and  make bookings here or elsewhere on their own via any platform suitable to them.

Pooja Vats(8527011555) Business development manager

Alpina Hotels & Suites Pvt. Ltd. 

E 506, GK-II  , Savitri Cinema  Road, Opposite JMD Kohinoor Mall,New Delhi - 110048 Contact - +91-11-40405555

 Website :- www.alpinahotels.com

Special Tariff if the guest stays for three days inclusive of taxes :

 Deluxe Single @ 3000 + Tax (Total Rs. 3540 x 3 = 10620/- ) & Double room @ 3500 + Tax ( Total Rs 4130 x 3 = 12390 /-)  

 Premium Single @ 3500 + Tax ( Total Rs 4130 x 3 =12390/-)  & Double room @ 4000 + Tax ( Total Rs 4720 x = 14160/-)   

Special Tariff if the guest stays for One day inclusive of taxes :

 Deluxe Single @ 3500 + Tax (Total Rs. 4130  ) & Double room @ 4000 + Tax ( Total Rs 4720  /-)  

 Premium Single @ 4000 + Tax ( Total Rs 4720 )  & Double room @ 4500 + Tax ( Total Rs 5310/-)   

 Above rates are inclusive of breakfast ,Wifi & Mineral water .Prizes great ,as always. Spot prizes aplenty.Delhi hospitality & food at its best too!
Come and be a part of this mega extravaganza ; Challo Dilli!Registrations are open.You may do so by mail/Whatsapp/Call.

PUNE SCRABBLE CHAMPIONSHIP

Start date: July 19, 2019

End date: July 21, 2019

Location: The Poona Club (Amphitheatre), 5, Bund Garden Road, Pune, India

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Congratulations Nakul! Final Results after 24 rounds:



1 Nakul Prabhu 18 +1326
2 Varisht Hingorani 16 +1248
3 Carolann Pais 16 +1148
4 Aditya Iyengar 15.5 +1303
5 Mangala Bhandarkar 15 +1029
6 Samrath Singh Bhatia 15 +513
7 Anuj Shetty 15 +456
8 Nikheel Ruparel 15 +189
9 Udayan Grover 14.5 +632
10 Amit Sood 14 +840
11 Sunny Bhatia 14 +664
12 Sudhir Kamath 14 +552
13 Rustom Deboo 14 +219
14 Sujana Somasekar 14 -38
15 Hriday Samtani 13 +989
16 Shaikh Ahmed 13 +639
17 Madhav Gopal Kamath 13 +441
18 Kala Ganesh 13 +415
19 Pankaj Bolaki 13 +111
20 Pc Jose 13 -30
21 Rajeev Menon 13 -63
22 Hyder Quraishi 13 -568
23 Bhushan Pradhan 12 +1227
24 R Nalini 12 +311
25 Virendra Braganza 12 +304
26 Danish Shahna 12 +286
27 Abhijit Shilotri 12 +19
28 Mazher Qureshi 12 -182
29 Harvinderjit Bhatia 12 -245
30 V Ramchandran 12 -320
31 Caryl Gonsalves 12 -375
32 Devansh Malpani 11.5 -631
33 Radhika Mahalingaiah 11 -101
34 Viji Ramchandran 11 -156
35 Arvind Iyengar 11 -184
36 Neena Shahani 11 -329
37 Sylvia Coelho 11 -571
38 Swagat Nukala 10.5 +379
39 Collin Pereira 10.5 -305
40 Vimisha Patel 10 +81
41 Aruna Grover 10 -357
42 Romilla Thakur 10 -400
43 Siddharth Nithyanand 9.5 -793
44 Vivaan Shah 9 -505
45 Laura Braganza 9 -1067
46 Bhushan Sarmalkar 9 -1387
47 Priya Kshirsagar 8 -1226
48 Sian Virani 7 -2492
49 Aarush Jotwani 6 -1413
50 Ritu Chadha 3 -1583

High game: Madhav Gopal Kamath 645

POONA CLUB PRESENTS

PUNE SCRABBLE CHAMPIONSHIP

Dates: 19th, 20th and 21st July 2019

Venue: The Poona Club (Amphitheatre), 5, Bund Garden Road

Entry Fee: Rs.  3000/- for SAI members and 3500/- for non-SAI members

Registration:   8 – 9 am
Tournament will start at 9.30 am sharp 

Total No. of games:  23/24, time permitting 

There will be only one category

Word Source: Collins CSW19

Attractive Prizes!
Fees include Breakfast, Lunch, Morning and Afternoon Tea 

Please send your registrations to Ms  Mangala  Bhandarkar Mobile No. 9766646465 

Email:  mangala_bhandarkar@yahoo.com 

PARTICIPANTS ARE REQUESTED TO BRING THEIR OWN BOARDS, TILES, RACK AND  CLOCKS.

Mu Sigma Bangalore All India Scrabble Open

Start date: June 28, 2019

End date: June 30, 2019

Location: Mu Sigma Cafeteria, 10th Floor, Aviator Building, ITPL, Whitefield, Bengaluru

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Mu Sigma, in association with Karnataka State Scrabble Association (KSSA), is proud to announce the Mu Sigma All India Open Scrabble Tournament 2019 to be held in Bangalore.

Dates: June 28,29 and 30, 2019

Venue: 10th floor, Aviator building, MU Sigma, ITPL, Whitefield, Bangalore 560066, Karnataka, India



Word Source: CSW19

Divisions:

A, B and C Divisions : The details of eligibility, entry fees and prize money for each division are provided below. The organizers reserve the right to club some divisions if registrations are inadequate for a particular division.

Eligibility :

A Division : SAI
(Scrabble Association of India) rating above 1100 (for international
participants who do not have a SAI rating, WESPA rating above 1100)

B Division : SAI
rating between 601 - 1100  (For
international participants WESPA rating 1100 or below)

C Division (unrated,
or SAI rating of 600 and below )

Entry Fees:

The
tournament is conducted by KSSA who will collect the entry fee. The association
promotes competitive scrabble in Karnataka, in association with the Scrabble
Association of India.

A Division : Rs. 2500
for SAI members, Rs. 2800 for others

B Division : Rs.
1500 for SAI members, Rs. 1800 for others

C Division : Entry fee: Rs.
1,000.

Late Registration: Entries received after
June 15, 2019, will incur a Late Fee
of Rs.500.

Breakfast,
Lunch and Tea will be provided on all 3 days (2 for Div C)

Entry fee
can be paid online to the following bank account:

HDFC Bank

Account
name: Karnataka State Scrabble Association

Account
number: 50100265175859

Type of
account: Savings

IFSC code:
HDFC0000133

In the comments section
please enter your name

Registration:

Please mail
your registrations to Hema Shah, 

Email:
KSSA.Scrabble@gmail.com

Phone No: 9663312906

All Registrations must include the following:

  1. Name
  2. Email Id:
  3. Phone No:
  4. Whether SAI members:
  5. SAI Rating:
  6. Details of entry fee paid :
    (Ideally a
    Snapshot of the confirmed transaction screen
    or Transaction Number)
  7. In the subject line of
    your email, please write MuSigma 2019 Registration

Schedule:

(Divisions A, and B)

Friday,
June 28, 2019
8.30 - 9 am            :     Registration
9.00 am - 9.30 am :     Inauguration and
draw.
9.30 am                 :     Commencement of First Game

Eight/nine
games to be played each day

Games will
start at 8 am on subsequent days

(Division C)

Saturday
June 29, 2019

8.30 - 9 am                  :         Registration
9.00 am – 9.30 am      :         Inauguration
and draw.
9.30 am                        :         Commencement of First Game

Eight/nine
games to be played during the day.

Games will
start at 8am on June 30

The
tournament will end at 4 pm for all Divisions on June 30.

Prize distribution
for all Divisions between 4.30 – 5 pm.

Breakfast,
lunch and snacks will be provided on all three days of the tournament.

Prizes:

A Division B Division C Division
 
1st prize          Rs. 50,000 1st prize          Rs. 30,000 1st prize          Rs. 6,000
2nd prize        Rs. 40,000 2nd prize         Rs. 20,000 2nd prize         Rs. 5,000
3rd prize          Rs. 30,000 3rd prize          Rs. 15,000 3rd prize          Rs. 4,000
4th prize          Rs. 20,000 4th prize          Rs. 10,000 4th prize          Rs. 3,000
5th prize          Rs. 15,000 5th prize          Rs. 8,000 5th prize          Rs. 2,000
6th prize          Rs. 12,000 6th prize          Rs. 5,000  
7th prize          Rs. 10,000 7th prize          Rs. 3,000  
8th prize          Rs. 8,000    
9th prize          Rs. 6,000    
10th prize        Rs. 5,000    

A and B
Divisions will have three ratings band prizes of Rs.2,000 each (slab to be
announced later)

There would
be several more special prizes including bingo prizes and spot prizes for all
three divisions.

Please note
that prize money is subject to tax deduction at source as applicable.

Format:

  1. Duration
    and No of games:
    A and B divisions: A maximum of 24
    games of 50 minutes each will be played over three days.

C division: A maximum
of 15 games of 50 minutes each will be played over two days. 

2.    Word source will be the latest Collins
Scrabble Tournament and Club Word List 2015

3.   
Challenge: 5-point penalty per word, the player does not lose a turn.

Note:

Winners have to furnish the following details as
the prize money will be transferred directly to their bank account:
1. Name of the Bank
2. Account Number
3. Name of the beneficiary
4. Bank swift code for wire transfer
5. Email address
6. Postal address
7. Telephone number

8. PAN number

Further details will be announced soon

Mumbai 2019 – National Scrabble Championship

Start date: May 31, 2019

End date: June 2, 2019

Location: Yuvakalaya (KCA Hall), Near Leelavati Hospital, Behind St Peter`s Church, Veronica Road, Bandra (W),

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Congratulations Sherwin! Sealing his position as National Champion yet again.

Detailed Results:

Division A

1 Sherwin Rodrigues 17 +1464
2 Ranganathan Chakrav 16 +563
3 Udayan Grover 16 +194
4 Rajveer Rawlin 15 +745
5 Varisht Hingorani 14.5 +913
6 Nakul Prabhu 14 +421
7 Sanjay Bijlani 14 +300
8 Douglas Lobo 13.5 -365
9 Mangala Bhandarkar 13 +449
10 Carolann Pais 13 +375
11 Sridhar Paidikondala 13 +24
12 Madhav Gopal Kamath 13 -163
13 Samrath Singh Bhatia 12.5 -72
14 Sanjoy Gupta 12 +464
15 Hriday Samtani 12 +278
16 Anuj Shetty 12 +45
17 Nikheel Ruparel 12 -67
18 Manju Sood 11.5 +26
19 Amit Sood 11.5 -71
20 Sumeet Sachdev 11.5 -388
21 Sudhir Kamath 11 -71
22 Rajeev Menon 11 -558
23 Mohan Chunkath 10 -64
24 Priya Karkhanis 10 -342
25 Rustom Deboo 10 -736
26 Rajiv Antao 9 -37
27 Kala Ganesh 9 -605
28 Suchindra Potnis 8 -650
29 Patrick Pereira 8 -1240
30 V Ramchandran 7 -832

High game: Mohan Chunkath 576

Division B:

1 Meena Bakhru 16 +1937
2 Dipankar Chatterjee 16 +601
3 Neelam Agrawal 15(+1) +338(+1)
4 Manju Pai 15 +478
5 Lloyd Pearse 15 +403
6 Swagat Nukala 14 +653
7 Asha Namdev Kamath 14 +595
8 Joe Rodrigues 13(+1) +357(+1)
9 Danish Shahna 14 +343
10 Sujana Somasekar 13 +711
11 Archana Aggarwal 13 +608
12 Ayush Bhatia 13 +443
13 Savio Rebello 13 +297
14 Vivaan Shah 12(+1) +294(+1)
15 Vandana Grover 13 -391
16 Rehet Singh Bhatia 12 +547
17 Viji Ramachandran 12 +522
18 Virendra Braganza 12 +242
19 Ritu Chadha 11(+1) +223(+1)
20 Abhijit Shilotri 11(+1) +70(+1)
21 Romilla Thakur 12 -15
22 Purshottam Keswani 12 -17
23 Joseph Tharun 11(+1) -223(+1)
24 Collin Pereira 11(+1) -405(+1)
25 Aruna Grover 11 +411
26 Sylvia Coelho 10(+1) +255(+1)
27 Sundaresh Sundaragop 10(+1) +105(+1)
28 Vimisha Patel 11 -119
29 Laura Braganza 10(+1) -147(+1)
30 Parvathy Raghunathan 10(+1) -218(+1)
31 Neeta Bhatia 11 -354
32 Tanmay Srivastava 9(+1) +160(+1)
33 Harvinderjit Bhatia 9(+1) -6(+1)
34 Devansh Malpani 9(+1) -25(+1)
35 Jayant Sastry 9(+1) -464(+1)
36 Simran Kotiyan 9(+1) -571(+1)
37 Kalpana Sastry 9(+1) -757(+1)
38 Shefali Lakkashetti 9(+1) -978(+1)
39 Bhushan Sarmalkar 8(+1) -179(+1)
40 Prairak Sabla 8(+1) -399(+1)
41 Aarush Jotwani 8(+1) -474(+1)
42 Malaisha Sanghvi 8(+1) -1378(+1)
43 Kaivalya Anil Vairat 1(+1) -3473(+1)

Bye treatment explained in brackets

High game: Tanmay Srivastava 592


Date and Time: 31st May, 1st & 2nd June 2019 (Friday, Saturday & Sunday) from 8.30 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Venue: Yuvakalaya (Kanara Catholic Association - KCA Hall), Near Leelavati Hospital, Behind St Peter`s Church, Veronica Road, Bandra (W), Mumbai - 50



Divisions: 1) Premier (SAI Rating of 1150 & above) 
                    2) Open     (SAI Rating below 1150 and unrated players) 
 
Please note: If the number of players is odd in the premier division then the lowest rated player in the premier division would be moved to the open 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) 2015

Entry Fee: Rs 3500 for SAI Members and Rs 4000 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: 16th May 2019). Late entries will be charged Rs 500 extra.

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

2) Calling V.Ramachandran on 9892471327

3) Calling Nakul Prabhu on 9820454173

Registration time: 8.30 a.m. to 9 a.m.. (31st May 2019) 

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

Goa April 2019

Start date: April 26, 2019

End date: April 28, 2019

Location: A/C Hall, Padre Conceicao College of Engineering, Verna, Goa

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Congrats Sherwins, overtaking Varisht in the last game!

A
Final Results from round 24
1 Sherwin Rodrigues 17 +1376
2 Varisht Hingorani 17 +374
3 Nakul Prabhu 16 +1256
4 Douglas Lobo 16 +878
5 Sudhir Kamath 15.5 +359
6 Yash Potnis 15 +1258
7 Sanjoy Gupta 14.5 +954
8 Rajiv Antao 14.5 +524
9 Mangala Bhandarkar 14.5 +84
10 Udayan Grover 14 +855
11 Bhushan Pradhan 14 +445
12 Rajnikant Singh 14 -57
13 Shaikh Ahmed 13.5 +623
14 Carolann Pais 13.5 +502
15 Rajeev Menon 13.5 +12
16 Madhav Gopal Kamath 13.5 -128
17 Joe Rodrigues 13 +415
18 Manju Sood 13 +269
19 Vedika Hingorani 13 +161
20 Sushanto Bhattachary 13 -237
21 Sunny Bhatia 12.5 +1162
22 Kala Ganesh 12.5 +612
23 Ishika S 12.5 +149
24 Nikheel Ruparel 12 +587
25 Hemanth Achaya 12 +69
26 Hyder Quraishi 12 +4
27 Danish Shahna 12 -56
28 Savio Rebello 12 -233
29 Savio Pinto 12 -241
30 Abhijit Shilotri 12 -707
31 Sujana Somasekar 12 -793
32 Radhika Mahalingaiah 11.5 +591
33 Bharath Balakrishnan 11 -41
34 Aruna Grover 11 -209
35 Archana Aggarwal 11 -325
36 E M Harindradas 11 -354
37 Sylvia Coelho 11 -975
38 Jacky Fernandes 10 +114
39 Ronilla Kataria 10 -287
40 Parvathy Raghunathan 10 -385
41 Joseph Tharun 10 -400
42 Erol Jorge 10 -835
43 Lloyd Pearse 9 -442
44 K S Yamuna 8 -1112
45 Meena Thakker 7 -1143
46 Bhushan Sarmalkar 5 -1454
47 Sankaran Iyer 5 -1913
48 Darryl Correa 4 -1306
High game: Rajiv Antao 635

A Pairings for round 18

High game: Rajiv Antao 635

The 16th All India Open Scrabble Championship in Goa will be held at the A/C Hall, PCCE, Verna, Goa The 16th All India Open Scrabble Championship





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 2015 and WESPA rules will apply.

Entry fee: Rs.2300 for SAI members, Rs.2600 for non-members (India), USD 60 for International Players. Fee includes Lunch and mid-morning and afternoon tea and snacks on all 3 days.

Registrations: email to rajivantao@yahoo.com (60 seats only)

The list of registered players so far (22/4/2019) by location:

No. NAME State Ratiing
1 Abhijit Shilotri BLR 952
2 Danish Shahna BLR
3 Hemanth Achaya BLR 1043
4 Ishika S BLR 1078
5 K S Yamuna BLR
6 Manju Sood BLR 1429
7 Radhika Mahalingaiah BLR 1225
8 Sanjoy Gupta BLR 1394
9 Sankaran Iyer BLR 1191
10 Sujana Somasekar BLR 845
11 Yash Potnis BLR 1338
12 Joseph Tharun CHN
13 Archana Aggarwal DEL 864
14 Madhav Gopal Kamath DEL 1188
15 Sudhir Kamath DEL 1331
16 Sunny Bhatia DEL 1521
17 Sushanto Bhattachary DEL 975
18 Anthony Gomes GOA
19 Darryl Correa GOA
20 Douglas Lobo GOA 1463
21 Erol Jorge Goa 659
22 Jacky Fernandes GOA 1237
23 Joe Rodrigues GOA 975
24 Meena Thakker GOA
25 Rajiv Antao GOA 1412
26 Ronilla Kataria Goa
27 Savio Pinto GOA 963
28 Sylvia Coelho GOA 715
29 Hyder Quraishi HYD 1015
30 Shaikh Ahmed HYD 1324
31 E M Harindradas KER 500
32 Lloyd Pearse KER 973
33 Rajnikant Singh KOL 904
34 Bhushan Pradhan MUM 1262
35 Bhushan Sarmalkar MUM
36 Carolann Pais MUM 1487
37 Kala Ganesh MUM 1163
38 Nakul Prabhu MUM 1650
39 Nikheel Ruparel MUM 1191
40 Parvathy Raghunathan MUM 726
41 Sherwin Rodrigues MUM 1790
42 Varisht Hingorani MUM 1458
43 Vedika Hingorani MUM 1114
43 Aruna Grover PUN 732
44 Mangala Bhandarkar PUN 1306
45 Udayan Grover PUN 1536
46 Bharath Balakrishnan USA

Mumbai 2 Day

Start date: March 9, 2019

End date: March 10, 2019

Location: Yuvakalaya (Kanara Catholic Association - KCA Hall), Near Leelavati Hospital, Behind St Peter`s Chur

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The Mumbai Scrabble Club is pleased to announce a two day open scrabble tournament to be held at Yuvakalaya (Kanara Catholic Association - KCA Hall) 

Congratulations Sherwin! Final results after 16 rounds:

1 Sherwin Rodrigues 13(+2) +2162(+2)
2 Carolann Pais 12 +544
3 Nakul Prabhu 11 +361
4 Nikheel Ruparel 11 +118
5 Sunny Bhatia 10 +754
6 Rahil Parkar 10 +452
7 Anuj Shetty 10 +420
8 Shaik Ahmed 10 +332
9 Douglas Lobo 10 +295
10 Amit Sood 10 -172
11 Udayan Grover 9 +791
12 Varisht Hingorani 9 +667
13 Vraj Jain 9 +229
14 Sanjay Bijlani 9 +182
15 V Ramchandran 9 +148
16 Gaurav Bhargava 9 +138
17 Pc Jose 9 -95
18 Caryl Gonsalvez 9 -395
19 Samrath Singh Bhatia 8 +229
20 Alan De Mello 8 +219
21 Bhushan Pradhan 8 +99
22 Mangala Bhandarkar 8 +89
23 Rustom Deboo 8 +76
24 Sumeet Sachdev 8 -130
25 Ritu Chadha 8 -272
26 Parvathy Raghunathan 8 -302
27 Hyder Quraishi 7 +464
28 Hriday Samtani 7 +147
29 Rehet Singh Bhatia 7 +33
30 Lloyd Pearse 7 -47
31 Mazhar Qureshi 7 -169
32 Neeta Bhatia 7 -240
33 Sujana Somasekar 7 -497
34 Erol George 7 -561
35 Aruna Grover 6 -147
36 Joe Rodrigues 6 -243
37 Purshottam Keswani 6 -244
38 Viji Ramchandran 6 -314
39 Harvinderjit Bhatia 6 -476
40 Srushti Gandhi 5 -116
41 Hema Shah 4(+1) -720(+1)
42 Rahul Rangnekar 5 -1087
43 Vidya Gunavanthe 5 -1356
44 Yajat Rangnekar 2(+1) -1366(+1)

Bye treatment explained in brackets

High game: Sherwin Rodrigues 608

Date and Time: 9th & 10th March 2019 (Saturday & Sunday) from 8.30 am to 6 pm
Venue: Yuvakalaya (Kanara Catholic Association - KCA Hall), Near Leelavati Hospital, Behind St Peter`s Church, Veronica Road, Bandra (W), Mumbai - 50

Categories: Only one open category
Format: 16 rounds (King of the hill from 11th round onwards)
Word source: Collins Scrabble Words (CSW 15)
Entry Fee: Rs.1600 for SAI Members and Rs 1800 for Non-SAI Members (Entry fee includes Lunch & Tea on both the days)
Reporting time: 8.30 am to 9 am (9th March 2019)
Registration process:1. Registration fee must be paid in advance by bank transfer (bank details provided below).2. After payment is made, please drop a mail to mumbaiscrabble@gmail.com with your name, payment reference details and meal preference (Veg / Non-Veg).
Bank Transfer Details:
Account Name- Mumbai Scrabble ClubAccount Number- 13990100054029Bank: The Federal Bank Ltd.Branch: Chembur Branch,Mumbai-400071IFSC: FDRL0001399

For any queries:
1) Email:- mumbaiscrabble@gmail.com2) Call Bhushan Pradhan on 98907677403) Call Nakul Prabhu on 9820454173
Last date for registration is 3rd Mar 2019.
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.

Pune 2 Day 2019

Start date: February 16, 2019

End date: February 17, 2019

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Congratulations Udayan! Results below:

1 Udayan Grover 13(+2) +1803(+2)
2 Rahil Parkar 11 +935
3 Shaikh Ahmed 11 +619
4 Hriday Samtani 11 +450
5 Mangala Bhandarkar 10 +1195
6 Mazher Qureshi 10 +628
7 Bhushan Pradhan 10 +506
8 Sumeet Sachdev 10 -10
9 Meena Bakhru 9 +989
10 Amit Sood 9 +552
11 Nikheel Ruparel 9 +186
12 Hyder Quraishi 9 +19
13 Abhijit Shilotri 9 -150
14 Mahesh Ramnathan 9 -185
15 Rustom Deboo 8 +211
16 Archana Aggarwal 8 +210
17 Swagat Nukala 8 +77
18 Pc Jose 8 +2
19 Caryl Gonsalvez 8 -125
20 Romilla Thakur 8 -128
21 Neena Shahani 8 -179
22 Meena Kalyan 7 +291
23 Virendra Braganza 7 +219
24 Geetanjali Ashtekar 7 +47
25 Aruna Grover 7 -286
26 Padmaja R 7 -1089
27 Arvind Iyengar 6 +537
28 Manju Pai 6 -340
29 Gaurav Bhargava 6 -373
30 Priya Kshirsagar 6 -447
31 Kaivalya Vairat 6 -1409
32 Sheela Iyer 5 -669
33 Dhanush Bharadwaj 4(+1) -883(+1)
34 Pravin Khurpe 0(+1) -3203(+1)

Bye treatment explained in brackets

High game: Swagat Nukala 644

The Poona Scrabble Club is pleased to announce a two-day open scrabble tournament for its patrons
Date: 16th and 17th of February, 2019
Schedule:

Saturday, 16th Feb: Registration: 8:45-9:30; games begin at 10 A.M sharp

Sunday, 17th Feb: Games begin at 8:30 A.M

Venue: Poona Club

Categories: Only one open category

Format: 16 rounds

Word source: Collins Scrabble Words (CSW) 2015

This will be a SAI rated tournament

Registration Fee: Rs.1500 (This includes lunch and tea on both the days)

All registrations may be done by mailing me at udayan_grover@rediffmail.com or calling me at 98222 09410.

I invite you to register at the earliest.

WESPAC 2019 in Goa

Start date: October 15, 2019

End date: October 20, 2019

Location: Peddem Indoor Sports Stadium, Peddem, Mapusa, Goa, India

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The World English Scrabble Players Association Championship is coming up in Goa, India this year. We are proud to host this mega WESPA event, recognised as one of the biggest Scrabble events world-wide. Along with the main Championship events are several side events open to all. All details can be found on the WESPAC Goa website.

Capgemini International Scrabble Tournament 2019

Start date: January 10, 2019

End date: January 13, 2019

Location: Capgemini (IGATE) campus in Bangalore

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Capgemini, in association with Karnataka State Scrabble Association (KSSA), is proud to announce the 15th International Scrabble Tournament to be held in Capgemini (IGATE) campus in Bangalore from January 10 – 13, 2019

Live results http://www.indianscrabble.com/games/capgemini2019

Date:
January 10, 11, 12, 13 , 2019 (Division A, Division B, Division C)
January 12 and 13, 2019 (Division D or Newbie Division)

Venue: Capgemini Campus, Bangalore.
Address: 158-162 (P) & 165 – 170(P), EPIP Phase II, Whitefield, Bangalore 560 066.

A Division
1st prize – Rs.3,25,000
2nd prize – Rs.1,60,000
3rd prize – Rs.90,000
4th prize – Rs.45,000
5th prize – Rs.30,000
6th prize – Rs.25,000
7th prize – Rs.20,000
8th prize – Rs.15,000
9th prize – Rs.12,000
10th prize – Rs.10,000

Three ratings band prizes of Rs.2,000 each (slab to be announced later)
Entry fee: US $ 100

B Division (Eligibility-WESPA rating 1399 and below)
1st prize – Rs. 55,000
2nd prize – Rs. 40,000
3rd prize – Rs. 30,000
4th prize – Rs. 25,000
5th prize – Rs. 15,000
6th prize – Rs. 12,000
7th prize – Rs. 8,000
8th prize – Rs. 7,000
9th prize – Rs. 6,000
10th prize – Rs.5,000
Three ratings band prizes of Rs.2,000 each (slab to be announced later)

Entry fee: US $ 50

*Several more exciting special prizes including bingo prizes and spot prizes.

Late Registration: Entries sent in after January 1, 2019, will have to pay Rs.500 extra.

C Division (Eligibility rating 999 and below)

1st prize – Rs. 10,000
2nd prize – Rs. 9,000
3rd prize – Rs. 8,000
4th prize – Rs. 7,000
5th prize – Rs. 6,000
6th prize – Rs. 5,000
7th prize – Rs. 4,000
8th prize – Rs. 3,000

Three ratings band prizes of Rs.2,000 each (slab to be announced later)
Entry Fee: US $ 50

(This division is subject to sufficient registrations or players will be merged with B division)

D Division (Eligibility-Newbies to tournaments)

Prizes to be announced later. (This division is subject to sufficient registrations.)
Entry fee: Rs. 1,000.
Registration: Contact Shubha Shivashankar – shubhayess@gmail.com

Please note that prize money is subject to tax deduction at source as applicable.

Format:
A maximum of 34 games of 50 minutes each will be played over four days (A, B and C divisions).
A maximum of 15 games of 50 minutes each will be played over two days (D/Newbie division)
Word source will be the latest Collins Scrabble Tournament and Club Word List 2015.
Challenge: 5-point penalty per word, the player does not lose turn.

Schedule:
Thursday, January 10, 2019 (Division A, B and C)
8.30- 9 am- Registration
9.00 am – 9.30 am-Inauguration and draw.
9.30 am – First Game
Eight/Nine games to be played during the day.

Games will continue on the subsequent days.

Breakfast, lunch and snacks will be provided on all four days of the tournament.

Entry fee: The tournament is conducted by KSSA who will collect the entry fee. The association promotes competitive scrabble in Karnataka and in association with the Scrabble Association of India the rest of the country as well. Entry fee can be paid on the day of the tournament.
Note: Please remember to get the following details. Winners have to furnish the details as the prize money will be transferred directly to their bank account:
1. Name of the Bank
2. Account Number
3. Name of the beneficiary
4. Bank swift code for wire transfer
5. Email address
6. Your postal address
7. Your telephone number

Mumbai WSL V

Start date: November 16, 2018

End date: November 18, 2018

Location: The Oriental Residency, Khar West, Mumbai 400052

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Wordaholix Scrabble League V  to be held on November 16,17 & 18 2018.

Venue : The Oriental Residency,

              P. D. Hinduja Marg,
              Khar West, Mumbai 400052
Qualifying Criteria : SAI member with SAI rating

 

FINAL STANDINGS a a a Post ROUND 25 Post ROUND 25
Ranking  Post Game 25   Standing  Name  Cum. Wins Cum. Spread   Standing  Name  Cum. Wins Cum. Spread
D Carmine  Cum. Wins  Cum. Spread 1 Sunny Bhatia         18.0            830 1 Sherwin Rodrigues                     23.0                       2,492
1 Sunny Bhatia             18.0              830.0 2 Selwyn Lobo         17.0        1,306 2 Varisht Hingorani                     21.0                       3,705
2 Selwyn Lobo             17.0           1,306.0 3 Amit Sood         13.0            245 3 Aditya Iyengar                     20.0                       1,925
3 Amit Sood             13.0              245.0 4 Rajeev Menon         12.0                1 4 Sudhir Kamath                     19.0                       1,046
4 Rajeev Menon             12.0                   1.0 5 Manju Pai         12.0             -61 5 Sunny Bhatia                     18.0                          830
5 Manju Pai             12.0               -61.0 6 Suchindra Potnis         14.0            617 6 Selwyn Lobo                     17.0                       1,306
6 Suchindra Potnis             14.0              617.0 7 Meena Kalyan           9.0          -718 7 Udayan Grover                     17.0                       1,305
7 Meena Kalyan                9.0             -718.0 8 Parvathy Raghunathan           7.0       -1,122 8 Carolann Pais                     16.0                       1,533
8 Parvathy Raghunathan                7.0          -1,122.0 9 Aditya Iyengar         20.0        1,925 9 Madhav Kamath                     16.0                       1,014
          102.0              1,098 10 Rahil Parkar         15.0            419 10 Shaikh Ahmed                     16.0                          594
E Smaragd  Cum. Wins  Cum. Spread 11 Mangala Bhandarkar         14.0            458 11 Hriday Samtani                     16.0                          576
1 Aditya Iyengar             20.0           1,925.0 12 Alan DeMello         12.0          -417 12 Radhika Mahalingaiah                     16.0                          293
2 Rahil Parkar             15.0              419.0 13 Rehet Singh Bhatia         15.0          -375 13 Kala Ganesh                     15.0                          647
3 Mangala Bhandarkar             14.0              458.0 14 Saraswathi Rammanohar         12.0          -138 14 Sumeet Sachdev                     15.0                          628
4 Alan DeMello             12.0             -417.0 15 Aruna Grover           7.0       -1,754 15 Rahil Parkar                     15.0                          419
5 Rehet Singh Bhatia             15.0             -375.0 16 Harvinderjit Bhatia           5.0       -1,993 16 Rehet Singh Bhatia                     15.0                         -375
6 Saraswathi Rammanohar             12.0             -138.0 17 Varisht Hingorani         21.0        3,705 17 Suchindra Potnis                     14.0                          617
7 Aruna Grover                7.0          -1,754.0 18 Sudhir Kamath         19.0        1,046 18 Mangala Bhandarkar                     14.0                          458
8 Harvinderjit Bhatia                5.0          -1,993.0 19 Sumeet Sachdev         15.0            628 19 Anuj Shetty                     14.0                          322
          100.0             -1,875 20 Nikheel Ruparel         13.0          -282 20 Abhijit Shilotri                     14.0                         -461
F Zaffre  Cum. Wins  Cum. Spread 21 Madhav Kamath         16.0        1,014 21 Ritu Chadha                     13.0                          256
1 Varisht Hingorani             21.0           3,705.0 22 Anuj Shetty         14.0            322 22 Amit Sood                     13.0                          245
2 Sudhir Kamath             19.0           1,046.0 23 Asha Kamath           4.0       -1,377 23 Nikheel Ruparel                     13.0                         -282
3 Sumeet Sachdev             15.0              628.0 24 Arvind Iyengar           4.0       -2,353 24 Abid Hussain                     13.0                         -431
4 Nikheel Ruparel             13.0             -282.0 25 Sherwin Rodrigues         23.0        2,492 25 Bhushan Pradhan                     12.0                          258
5 Madhav Kamath             16.0           1,014.0 26 Hriday Samtani         16.0            576 26 Rajeev Menon                     12.0                              1
6 Anuj Shetty             14.0              322.0 27 R Nalini         11.0             -15 27 Manju Pai                     12.0                           -61
7 Asha Kamath                4.0          -1,377.0 28 PC Jose           7.0       -1,116 28 Saraswathi Rammanohar                     12.0                         -138
8 Arvind Iyengar                4.0          -2,353.0 29 Hyder Quraishi         10.0          -164 29 Phil Paes                     12.0                         -357
          106.0              2,703 30 Phil Paes         12.0          -357 30 Alan DeMello                     12.0                         -417
C Mazarine  Cum. Wins  Cum. Spread 31 Ritu Chadha         13.0            256 31 R Nalini                     11.0                           -15
1 Sherwin Rodrigues             23.0           2,492.0 32 Vimisha Patel           7.0       -1,857 32 Mazher Qureshi                     11.0                         -281
2 Hriday Samtani             16.0              576.0 33 Udayan Grover         17.0        1,305 33 Archana Aggarwal                     11.0                         -639
3 R Nalini             11.0               -15.0 34 Bhushan Pradhan         12.0            258 34 Romilla Thakur                     10.5                         -916
4 PC Jose                7.0          -1,116.0 35 Sanjay Bijlani           9.0          -187 35 Hyder Quraishi                     10.0                         -164
5 Hyder Quraishi             10.0             -164.0 36 Abid Hussain         13.0          -431 36 Sylvia Coelho                     10.0                         -661
6 Phil Paes             12.0             -357.0 37 Kala Ganesh         15.0            647 37 Sanjay Bijlani                       9.0                         -187
7 Ritu Chadha             13.0              256.0 38 Romilla Thakur         10.5          -916 38 Meena Kalyan                       9.0                         -718
8 Vimisha Patel                7.0          -1,857.0 39 Archana Aggarwal         11.0          -639 39 Rekha Sanzgiri                       8.0                         -850
            99.0                -185 40 Sylvia Coelho         10.0          -661 40 Ayush Bhatia                       8.0                      -1,005
A Jacinthe  Cum. Wins  Cum. Spread 41 Carolann Pais         16.0        1,533 41 PC Jose                       7.0                      -1,116
1 Udayan Grover             17.0           1,305.0 42 Shaikh Ahmed         16.0            594 42 Parvathy Raghunathan                       7.0                      -1,122
2 Bhushan Pradhan             12.0              258.0 43 Radhika Mahalingaiah         16.0            293 43 Aruna Grover                       7.0                      -1,754
3 Sanjay Bijlani                9.0             -187.0 44 Mazher Qureshi         11.0          -281 44 Vimisha Patel                       7.0                      -1,857
4 Abid Hussain             13.0             -431.0 45 Rekha Sanzgiri           8.0          -850 45 Zeba Sultan                       6.5                         -940
5 Kala Ganesh             15.0              647.0 46 Zeba Sultan           6.5          -940 46 Harvinderjit Bhatia                       5.0                      -1,993
6 Romilla Thakur             10.5             -916.0 47 Abhijit Shilotri         14.0          -461 47 Asha Kamath                       4.0                      -1,377
7 Archana Aggarwal             11.0             -639.0 48 Ayush Bhatia           8.0       -1,005 48 Arvind Iyengar                       4.0                      -2,353
8 Sylvia Coelho             10.0             -661.0
            97.5                -624
B Xanthic  Cum. Wins  Cum. Spread
1 Carolann Pais             16.0           1,533.0
2 Shaikh Ahmed             16.0              594.0
3 Radhika Mahalingaiah             16.0              293.0
4 Mazher Qureshi             11.0             -281.0
5 Rekha Sanzgiri                8.0             -850.0
6 Zeba Sultan                6.5             -940.0
7 Abhijit Shilotri             14.0             -461.0
8 Ayush Bhatia                8.0          -1,005.0
            95.5             -1,117