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The 9th Godswill Akpabio Scrabble Classics Gets Underway

The games of the 9th Godswill Akpabio International Scrabble Classics are underway! Annotated Games (Masters category) on Cross-Tables.com Round 1 Table 1: http://www.cross-tables.com/annotated.php?u=27127 Round 2 Table 1: http://www.cross-tables.com/annotated.php?u=27130 Round 3 Table 1: http://www.cross-tables.com/annotated.php?u=27128 Round 3 Table 2: http://www.cross-tables.com/annotated.php?u=27129 Round 4 Table 1: http://www.cross-tables.com/annotated.php?u=27131 Round 4 Table 2: http://www.cross-tables.com/annotated.php?u=27132 Round 5 Table 1: http://www.cross-tables.com/annotated.php?u=27133 Round 5 Table 2: http://www.cross-tables.com/annotated.php?u=27134 Round 6 Table 1: http://www.cross-tables.com/annotated.php?u=27152 Round 7 Table 1: http://www.cross-tables.com/annotated.php?u=27135 Round 8 Table 1: http://www.cross-tables.com/annotated.php?u=27136 Round 9 Table 1: http://www.cross-tables.com/annotated.php?u=27150 Round 9 Table 2: http://www.cross-tables.com/annotated.php?u=27154 Round 10 Table 1: http://www.cross-tables.com/annotated.php?u=27151 Round 10 Table 2: http://www.cross-tables.com/annotated.php?u=27153 Round 11 Table 1: http://www.cross-tables.com/annotated.php?u=27156 Round 11
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Announcing the 9th Godswill Akpabio International Scrabble Classics

The 9th edition of the prestigious Scrabble Championship will be held from 27th to 3oth of September 2017 at Uyo, Akwa-Ibom State, South-South Nigeria. The tournament will be chaired by His Excellency, Senator Godswill Obot Akpabio (Pillar of Scrabble in Africa) and hosted by the Executive Governor, Akwa Ibom State, His Excellency Deacon Udom Gabriel Emmanuel. All players, local and international are invited to participate and enjoy great hospitality and the splendid tourism attractions the beautiful city of Uyo has on offer. This years tournament will feature five (5) divisions including the Youth category for secondary and primary school students.
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Nigel Richards wins the 8th Godswill Akpabio International Scrabble Classics

The 8th edition of the Godswill Akpabio International Scrabble Classics was concluded on Sunday the 28th September 2014. Current Scrabble World Champion Nigel Richards became the second non-Nigerian to win the coveted prize. He carted home the top prize of twenty thousand US dollars $20,000 after 28 games. He won 21 games with a total spread of +1797 points. Former African Champion Jighere Wellington came second with 19 wins and +807 spread while Olatunde Oduwole came third with 19 wins and +739 spread. Full results and game statistics of the Masters can be found here. In the Intermediate category Ezinore
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6th Godswill Akpabio Scrabble Classics – Commentaries Part 1

The 6th Godswill Akpabio International Scrabble Classics took place in Uyo between 27th-30th September 2012. Efetobo Awhana tells the story of the tournament from opening to the exciting closing ceremony! Part 1 of this three part article highlights the arrival of players and the games of day 1 of the three day tourney.
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