Features

Young student wins under 15 Scrabble title at ASTAR Scrabble Challenge

20 April 2017 - 185   - 0

Janul de Silva of Royal College became the Under 15 Champion at the ASTAR Scrabble Challenge International (ASCI) 2017 held in Malaysia recently.

A release said Janul is the current champion of the ‘All Island Scrabble Championship – Under 18’ and has won all 13 of his games and emerged champion 2 points clear of his nearest rival in the tournament where 189 players participated.

Qays Sangani of Royal College emerged 4th winning 10 of his 13 games. In the Under 18 tournament, Sri Lanka’s highest rated Scrabbler Aabid Ismail also of Royal College who was the Under 15 Champion at ASCI 2016 emerged in fifth place.

More than a 100  players participated in the Under 18 tournament, a release said.

Janul Scrabble

 

  Comments - 0

  • Leave a comment

Top Stories

Mother and son shot in Nittambuwa

A mother and her son were injured after being shot by two gunmen on motorbike at Hakwadunna in Nittambuwa this afternoon.  The two vic...

24 May 2018 - Views : 21

Puttalam District UPFA MP further remanded

24 May 2018

UK Foreign Office destroys files on Tamil Tigers and MI5 involvement in Sri Lanka

24 May 2018

Nearly 85, 000 affected by adverse weather

23 May 2018



style="display:inline-block;width:300px;height:250px"
data-ad-client="ca-pub-6200193111498313"
data-ad-slot="1999573490">

 

Features & Analysis

Celebrity Chef Nigel Lawson to tour Sri Lanka

Nigella Lawson has inspired and nurtured home cooks around the world with her relaxed and accessible cooking style an...

English Writers Collective workshop on the Short Story

A half day workshop on the Short Story by the English Writers Collective (EWC) will be held on Saturday, June 9, at t...

In pictures : Asymmetry

The cast of Silent Hands recently presented Ric Robinson’s Asymmetry, a story of human relationships that ...

'Superman' star Margot Kidder dead at 69

Margot Kidder, best known for her role as Lois Lane in the "Superman" films of the 1970s and 80s, has di...



style="display:inline-block;width:300px;height:250px"
data-ad-client="ca-pub-6200193111498313"
data-ad-slot="1999573490">