The young Pakistani, Moizullah Baig won the the World Youth Scrabble Championship (WYSC) 2013 title in Dubai. The 16-year-old won the championship with 19 wins out of 24 games with a spread of 1448. He lost only four games in the 24-round competition, and drew one against his teammate Mohammad Inshal in the 20th round on Saturday.
He defeated England’s Jack Durand 502-376 and US player Tim Bryant 427-388 in the 22nd and 23rd round to consolidate his place at the top among 136 players. Meanwhile, Javeria Mirza complemented Moiz with her second position in the three-day tournament. She won 18 games with a spread of 1725.