81 Tests, 2019 Articles
and counting ...

Indie Wins Spell Bee

PUBLISHED BY: SURENDER KUMAR
MARCH 09, 2014

   
  submit to reddit   Delicious   Digg   LinkedIn  

Indie Wins Spell Bee

 

Kush Sharma, A 13-year-old Indian-origin student of Class 7 in the USA has bagged the coveted Jackson County Spelling Bee in Missouri, which consisted 90 rounds lasting two weeks. He  beat Sophia Hoffman of Class 5 from Kansas, by breezing through the word list provided by the Scripps National Spelling Bee. The competition was stopped after a tie at the end of 60 rounds and extra rounds had to be added.

Kush won the 29th round, after his competitor spelled "stifling" wrong in the 28th round.

 




ARCHIVES -- CURRENT AFFAIRS

Tell Us About gkmine.com

We Listen ...


Fortnightly Contest


... WIN Exciting Prizes ...

item-pointer Coming Soon ...

... Previous Winners ...