Nsikak Edges Saheed In Thrilling South-South Opens Scrabble Tournament

Former African champion Nsikak Etim emerges because the winner of the maiden South-South Opens Scrabble Match after edging fellow former continental “Word-Lord” Jimoh Saheed by seven cumulative factors after each heavyweights end with 11 wins apiece after 15 rounds of video games in Asaba.

The outcomes underline the high-line competitors in addition to board intelligence displayed by the opponents. 

Nsikak and Saheed finish the two-day scrabble spectacle with scores tied on 11 wins and 4 defeats however with a distinction of seven factors separating the 2 after recording 827 and 820 factors respectively. 

David Ogedengbe finishes third forward of early runner Noble Oshevire and  scrabble wordsmiths pre-tournament favourites, Olatunde Oduwole and Wellington Jighere who place fourth and fifth  on the log.

Within the Intermediate class,  Olumide Oyejide dominates the second tier with 13 wins and  963 cumulative factors whereas Onota Ojiru and Orughele  Akpofure come second and third with 10 wins every however are stored separate by cumulative factors of 689 and 674 respectively. 

within the Opens class, Ijegbulem Clement bears his mark  by selecting the pole place forward of 62 gamers who registered whereas  Osikhena “Capo” Ojior declare the Veterans class.

The event has in attendance Toke Ake, the President of the Nigeria Scrabble Federation (NSF)  in addition to the Vice President who’s the Zonal Coordinator Brilliant Idahosa and different prime officers. 

138 featured on the first main event within the zone this yr with over two million naira gained in money prize-money. 

One other spherical of scrabble motion shifts to the South-West Zone the place gamers will converge on April 30 for a closed event in Ibadan,  Oyo state. 

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Former African champion Nsikak Etim emerges because the winner of the maiden South-South Opens Scrabble Match after edging fellow former continental “Word-Lord” Jimoh Saheed by seven cumulative factors after each heavyweights end with 11 wins apiece after 15 rounds of video games in Asaba. The outcomes underline the high-line competitors in addition to board intelligence displayed
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