The 28th Brand’s
Crossword Game
King’s Cup
July 11–14, 2013

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2013 King's Cup: Nigel Richards [#1]

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On this page, you will find information about Nigel Richards, who is competing at the 2013 BRAND's International Crossword Game King's Cup. This page was updated at least hourly between 09:00 A.M. and midnight local time. This player currently has a record of 23-6, +1400, and is ranked #1.

Lower on this page, you can find brief self-reported biographical details of the player, statistics on the player’s past several years of rated tournament play in North America, a graphic showing the player’s ups and downs at this tournament, and a round-by-round report on the player’s opponents and games.

Background Information

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Given name(s): Nigel
Surname(s): Richards
Home: Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Awards: 1997 NZ NSC; 1999 NZ Masters; 2007 WSC
2013 BRAND's International Crossword Game King's Cup Team: New Zealand

Round by Round

High score: 589
Average for: 453
Average against: 405

Round 1

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Thailand

Richards played #56 Sinatarn Pattanasuwa (THA) and won 448 to 402 (a spread of 46).

Current ranking: #39.

Current record: 1-0, +46.

Round 2

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Singapore

Richards played #5 Ming Hui Hubert Wee (SGP) and won 469 to 411 (a spread of 58).

Current ranking: #18.

Current record: 2-0, +104.

Round 3

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Australia

Richards played #40 Tony Hunt (AUS) and won 463 to 458 (a spread of 5).

Current ranking: #13.

Current record: 3-0, +109.

Round 4

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Australia

Richards played #23 Bob Jackman (AUS) and won 505 to 415 (a spread of 90).

Current ranking: #5.

Current record: 4-0, +199.

Richards is mentioned in this round’s commentary (1 hit).

Round 5

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Malaysia

Richards played #25 Kien Hung Yeo (MYS) and won 417 to 405 (a spread of 12).

Current ranking: #5.

Current record: 5-0, +211.

Richards is mentioned in this round’s commentary (2 hits).

Round 6

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Philippines

Richards played #27 Leonora Labog (PHL) and won 540 to 420 (a spread of 120).

Current ranking: #2.

Current record: 6-0, +331.

Richards is mentioned in this round’s commentary (1 hit).

Round 7

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Scotland

Richards played #8 Helen Gipson (Sco) and won 425 to 424 (a spread of 1).

Current ranking: #1.

Current record: 7-0, +332.

Richards is mentioned in this round’s commentary (1 hit).

Round 8

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Philippines

Richards played #14 Marlon Prudencio (PHL) and won 488 to 442 (a spread of 46).

Current ranking: #1.

Current record: 8-0, +378.

Richards is mentioned in this round’s commentary (1 hit).

Round 9

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Singapore

Richards played #24 Siu Hean Cheah (SGP) and won 512 to 407 (a spread of 105).

Current ranking: #1.

Current record: 9-0, +483.

Richards is mentioned in this round’s commentary (1 hit).

Round 10

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Thailand

Richards played #11 Taewan Sutthasin (THA) and lost 357 to 358 (a spread of -1).

Current ranking: #1.

Current record: 9-1, +482.

Richards is mentioned in this round’s commentary (1 hit).

Round 11

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Singapore

Richards played #13 Kian Boon Liew (SGP) and won 493 to 436 (a spread of 57).

Current ranking: #1.

Current record: 10-1, +539.

Richards is mentioned in this round’s commentary (1 hit).

Round 12

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Thailand

Richards played #4 Thacha Koowirat (THA) and lost 304 to 423 (a spread of -119).

Current ranking: #2.

Current record: 10-2, +420.

Richards is mentioned in this round’s commentary (1 hit).

Round 13

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Thailand

Richards played #2 Pakorn Nemitrmansuk (THA) and lost 399 to 531 (a spread of -132).

Current ranking: #7.

Current record: 10-3, +288.

Richards is mentioned in this round’s commentary (3 hits).

Round 14

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Thailand

Richards played #9 Marut Siriwangso (THA) and won 478 to 399 (a spread of 79).

Current ranking: #4.

Current record: 11-3, +367.

Richards is mentioned in this round’s commentary (1 hit).

Round 15

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Thailand

Richards played #6 Jakkrit Klaphajone (THA) and lost 464 to 469 (a spread of -5).

Current ranking: #9.

Current record: 11-4, +362.

Richards is mentioned in this round’s commentary (1 hit).

Round 16

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Australia

Richards played #17 Cameron Farlow (AUS) and lost 325 to 457 (a spread of -132).

Current ranking: #10.

Current record: 11-5, +230.

Round 17

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England

Richards played #20 Gerald Carter (Eng) and won 461 to 430 (a spread of 31).

Current ranking: #8.

Current record: 12-5, +261.

Round 18

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Philippines

Richards played #27 Leonora Labog (PHL) again and won 496 to 324 (a spread of 172).

Current ranking: #5.

Current record: 13-5, +433.

Round 19

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Singapore

Richards played #5 Ming Hui Hubert Wee (SGP) again and won 459 to 333 (a spread of 126).

Current ranking: #3.

Current record: 14-5, +559.

Richards is mentioned in this round’s commentary (1 hit).

Round 20

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Australia

Richards played #17 Cameron Farlow (AUS) again and won 511 to 342 (a spread of 169).

Current ranking: #2.

Current record: 15-5, +728.

Richards is mentioned in this round’s commentary (1 hit).

Round 21

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Thailand

Richards played #6 Jakkrit Klaphajone (THA) again and won 420 to 416 (a spread of 4).

Current ranking: #2.

Current record: 16-5, +732.

Richards is mentioned in this round’s commentary (1 hit).

Round 22

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Thailand

Richards played #2 Pakorn Nemitrmansuk (THA) again and won 589 to 329 (a spread of 260).

Current ranking: #1.

Current record: 17-5, +992.

Richards is mentioned in this round’s commentary (1 hit).

Round 23

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Thailand

Richards played #2 Pakorn Nemitrmansuk (THA) for the third time and won 446 to 318 (a spread of 128).

Current ranking: #1.

Current record: 18-5, +1120.

Richards is mentioned in this round’s commentary (1 hit).

Round 24

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Singapore

Richards played #24 Siu Hean Cheah (SGP) again and lost 329 to 478 (a spread of -149).

Current ranking: #1.

Current record: 18-6, +971.

Richards is mentioned in this round’s commentary (1 hit).

Round 25

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Thailand

Richards played #3 Komol Panyasophonlert (THA) and won 476 to 417 (a spread of 59).

Current ranking: #1.

Current record: 19-6, +1030.

Richards is mentioned in this round’s commentary (1 hit).

Round 26

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Thailand

Richards played #3 Komol Panyasophonlert (THA) again and won 454 to 399 (a spread of 55).

Current ranking: #1.

Current record: 20-6, +1085.

Richards is mentioned in this round’s commentary (1 hit).

Round 27

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Singapore

Richards played #24 Siu Hean Cheah (SGP) for the third time and won 405 to 371 (a spread of 34).

Current ranking: #1.

Current record: 21-6, +1119.

Richards is mentioned in this round’s commentary (1 hit).

Round 28

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Thailand

Richards played #2 Pakorn Nemitrmansuk (THA) for the fourth time and won 498 to 395 (a spread of 103).

Current ranking: #1.

Current record: 22-6, +1222.

Richards is mentioned in this round’s commentary (1 hit).

Round 29

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Thailand

Richards played #22 Weera Saengsit (THA) and won 511 to 333 (a spread of 178).

Current ranking: #1.

Current record: 23-6, +1400.

Richards is mentioned in this round’s commentary (1 hit).

Final Round 1   

Richards is mentioned in this round’s commentary (1 hit).

Final Round 2   

Richards is mentioned in this round’s commentary (1 hit).


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