Another Indian wins the American Spelling Bee.
Anurag Kashyap won this year’s prestigious Spelling Bee contest. Some of the words he spelled were tristachyous, exsiccosis, ornithorhynchous, appoggiatura. (Boy, I didn’t even know these words existed, leave alone knowing their spelling!)
Indians seem to be rocking in this contest. Check out the winners here.
2003 – Sai R. Gunturi,Texas.
2002 – Pratyush Buddiga, Colorado.
1999 – Nupur Lala, Florida.