Bishops School: Aniket Chatterjee and Aniruddha Deb
UWC Mahindra College: Gaurav Rajesh and Parth Shukla
"Pune is a fantastic city when it comes to education. You are all fortunate to be studying here", said seasoned quizmaster Pickbrain as he went about the prelim. The questions were balanced and the teams that made it were:
Hutchings High : Keith Salins and Mohit C
Bishop School : Aniket Chatterjee and Aniruddha Deb
Podar International : Mandaar Rao and Sagnik Ghosh
UWC Mahindra College : Gaurav Rajesh and Parth Shukla
DAV Public School : Rishi L and Sankalp Dev
Millennium School : Aryan and Nisarg Gandhi
The finale was fast paced and interesting with the animation software keeping everyone at the edge of their seats. The duo from Bishops got off to a fast start but as the quiz went into the buzzer rounds the duo from UWC started catching up with some quality strikes.
In the round post the mid-way mark the duo from Bishops went for everything and took their chances to get ahead. However, in the final rounds Bishops held on and ensured they made it to the national stage.
Mr. KK Gupta, the MD of Barclays Bank, India said he was back in India barely months ago. The knowledge displayed by young teams at this quiz was astounding. Mr. Sacheen Ratnaparki was the host.
The Bishop's School
Aniket Chatterjee and Aniruddha Deb
UWC Mahindra College
Gaurav Rajesh and Parth Shukla