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2003 Canadian SCRABBLE Championship Photos: Final Round 4

Go to: Before the Tournament Round 1 Round 2 Round 3 Round 4 Round 5 Round 6 Round 7 Round 8 Round 9 Round 10 Round 11 Round 12 Round 13 Round 14 Round 15 Round 16 Round 17 Round 18 Award Ceremony Final Round 1 Final Round 2 Final Round 3 Final Round 4

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Lisa Kessler (Toronto ON) shows up for round 4 in time to give David Boys (Dorval QC) a shoulder rub.

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Dean Saldanha (Richmond BC), annotated by Maddalena Palazzo (Richmond Hill ON), CNSC Director John Chew, and David Boys (Dorval QC), annotated by Kristen Chew.

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"Now what should his play be?"

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Robin Pollock Daniel (Toronto ON) taking advice on what David Boys (Dorval QC) should play this turn.

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The letter crew: Trevor Sealy (Oshawa ON) and Shaun Goatcher (Mississauga ON).

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The game 4 end game in the playing room.

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David Boys (Dorval QC) contemplating what will be his last play. Will he play off the N or the T?

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Dean Saldanha (Richmond BC) thinks over his last play while annotator Maddalena Palazzo (Richmond Hill ON) looks on. Kate Doe holds her hands to her face because she can't believe how close her boyfriend, David Boys (Dorval QC), is to winning the CNSC, and Gary Sagara.

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David Boys (Dorval QC) smiles and he chooses to play the T.

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David Boys (Dorval QC) surveys the board.

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Dean Saldanha (Richmond BC) congratulates David Boys (Dorval QC), the 2003 Canadian SCRABBLE® Champion.

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Kate Doe celebrates the win with David Boys (Dorval QC).

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David Boys (Dorval QC) vs. Dean Saldanha (Richmond BC), 414-344, Dave's win. The deciding game of the 2003 CNSC.

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Kate Doe back at the computer sending information to the viewing room.

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CNSC Director John Chew updates the NSA web site with the Championship news.

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Final big board.

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Siri Tillekeratne (Calgary AB) is delighted with the news!

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Dean Saldanha (Richmond BC) and David Boys (Dorval QC) pose for the masses.

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Dean Saldanha (Richmond BC) and David Boys (Dorval QC) in closeup.

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Dean Saldanha (Richmond BC) and David Boys (Dorval QC) flanking their final board.

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CNSC Director John Chew presents David Boys (Dorval QC) with the official plaque (which he will have to take back to be engraved with David's name!).

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Hasbro Canada's Robert Chuchla, Marketing Team Leader Games and Marisa Pedatella, Marketing Services Specialist, David Boys (Dorval QC), and CNSC Director John Chew pose during the giant check presentation.

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Robin Pollock Daniel (Toronto ON) puts some finishing touches on the commentary for this round. She's at the board, she's at the computer, where will she be next?

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