After the two year deference due to the pandemic outbreak, Pakistan Scrabble Circuits largest event – the 22nd Gladiator Interschool Scrabble Championship strikes back with a bang.
To be held on Sunday, 4th September 2022 at the Expo Centre, Karachi, the event is organized by PSA-Pakistan Scrabble Association in collaboration with cricket franchise – Quetta Gladiator.
Played in a total of five rounds, the tournament comprises of eight categories – A, B, C, D, E, F, G and H. The categories are defined according to ages ranging from 7 to 20 years.
The Gladiator Interschool Scrabble Championship is a major occurring event organized annually by PSA. The participation strength has exceeded in every edition with 2018 championship breaking the record of becoming the largest Scrabble tournament in the world.
The last Gladiator Championship was held in 2020 at the BVS Parsi High School, Karachi. 1500 players participated in the tournament with the winners of the ten categories being as follows:
Category A: Ali Fahad (BVS Parsi High School)
Category B: Ahmed Hussain Khan (BVS Parsi High School)
Category C: Muhammad Fawaz Ahmed (BVS Parsi High School)
Category D: Huzaifa Faisal (Beaconhouse School System)
Category E: Syeda Atika Fatima (Mama Parsi Girls)
Category F: Muhammad Aun Murtaza (BVS Parsi High School)
Category G: Sehaan Owais (Army Public School – Saddar)
Category H: Burhanuddin Mandsorewala (Jaffar Public School)
Category I: Rumaisa Waseem (Generation’s School)
Category J: Syed Muhammad Saqlain 9 (BYSA – Quetta)