Karachi(Cliff News)Director Youth Program of Pakistan Scrabble Association Mr. Tariq Pervez announced the team for participation in the World Scrabble Championship and Junior World Scrabble Championship during a press conference today.Mr. Tariq informed that Pakistan is the defending champion and and overwhelming favorite to defend its title as there are no less than five players in the team that are in the running for the top slot.The team comprises of the following players
Hassan Hadi Khan
Hammad Hadi Khan
S. Imaad Ali
Misbah ur Rehman
The World Scrabble Championship will start a day later at the same venue. Pakistan’s No. 1 player Moiz Baig and No. 2 Waseem Khatri will join the team for the adults event.Addressing the press conference, Mr. Nadeem Omar, president of Karachi Cricket Association and himself a keen scrabble player expressed his sincere wishes to the team.The team is called Shangrila Pakistan team which will depart for London on Thursday night to take part in the championship that starts on November 16th at Torquay, England.