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World Youth Scrabble Championship : Thailand Beat Pakistan To Win Int'l Event Held Online

Thailand defeated Pakistan to clinch the first International Online Youth Scrabble Championship titled ‘Gladiators Wespa Youth Cup 2020’. They won 21 games against Pakistan’s 15.

Sri Lanka, who lost to Pakistan in the semifinals, finished third. Thai player Napat Vajaranurthorn was declared ‘the player of the Tournament’.

Pakistan hosted the Championship which had commenced on January 22 participated by 96 players from 16 countries. Pakistan squad comprised Syed Imaad Ali, Hasham Hadi Khan, Monis Hussain Khan, Ali Salman, Usman Shaukat and Ali Wasif.