The world Scrabble regulatory body WESPA has announced that the virtual World Youth Scrabble Championship for the 3rd year in a row will be played in Pakistan, during the three weekends between 15th – 30th October 2022.
PSF-Pakistan Scrabble Association has the honour of being chosen to host the 4th World level Scrabble championship. The 3 previous virtual championships organised By Pakistan included Youth World Championships in 2020 and 2021. The third event was the main World Scrabble Championship during 2021.
According to Mr. Tariq Pervez, PSA Executive Director, Pakistan has been allocated 8 seats at the championship while Syed Imaad Ali has a reserved seat as the defending champion. Mr. Tariq elaborated that, there is a possibility of Pakistan being allocated additional seats that is subject to some other countries failing to utilize their quota.
The following Team Pakistan was also named:
1- Hasham Hadi Khan
2- Ali Salman
3- Monis Hussain Khan
4- Affan Salman
5- Usman Shaukat
6- Saim Waqar
7- Ahmed Salman
8- Aehzam Ahmed