The ASAS Word Contest | Crossword

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Welcome to the online version of ‘Are you well-worded’.  The original crossword first appeared in the hard copy edition of the Tabloid in Volume 3 and continued thereafter in volumes 3 and 4.  With the migration of the contest to our online portal, the name ‘Are you well-worded’, is being replaced with ‘The ASAS Word Contest.’  The ASAS Word Contest will be published each month.

Participants who started off will continue their accumulation of points based on the following points scale:

Age Handicap Scale
12-20 years 20-30 years 31-40 years 41-50 years 51 and over
5 points 4 points 3 points 2 points 1 points
Submission Meter
Earliest entry 1-5 days after earliest entry 6-15 days after earliest entry 16-30 days after earliest entry Over 1 month
5 points 4 points 3 points 2 points 1 points

This is how the participants stand after Crossword No 9:

    TOTAL
  Participants  
1 Madhavi Nayan Lal 232
2 Khadija Talib Ebrahimjee 218
3 Orujul Hassan 183
4 Halima Ally Tahir 182
5 Rukia Ally Abdallah 123
6 Hassan Binsillim 118
7 Moiz Talib 70
8 Nafisa Talib 66
9 Shehnaz Akhterhussein Hasham 39
10 Karan Popat 35
11 Hamzaali Hasnain Moledina 35
12 Mujtaba Rattansi 35
13 Abbas Mohamed Amirali 34
14 Musadiqa Mushtakhussein Jamal 31
15 Smiraj Jitendra Maisuria 30
16 Muharami Othman Mwinyimvua 29
17 Ennara Bhanji 28
18 Dorah Teddy Msuya 27
19 Murtaza Adamjee 25
20 Shabbir Alitalib 23
21 AbdiDeol Ruhettah 17
22 Allyhussein Hassanali 13

Participants will be required to attempt it and then submit it for evaluation.

 

Contests and archive

Click on the links below to attempt the crosswords.  Archived links are those whose due dates have passed but they can still be filled for fun.

To submit your completed entry, take a screenshot of the completed puzzle and WhatsApp it to +255 743 276750.  Winners are determined using the Age Handicap Scale and Submission meter above

Crossword No 4 (Entries closed)
Crossword No 5 (Entries closed)
Crossword No 6 (Entries closed)
Crossword No 7 (Entries closed)
Crossword No 8 (Entries closed)
Crossword No 9 (Entries closed)

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Crossword No 10 (Entries open)