The Chennai zonal for the 2018 edition of Tata Crucible was a very close contest with all eight teams battling with great intent on every single question. The quiz saw ace quizmaster Pickbrain, belting out posers that challenged them.
CIT Coimbatore :Roopesh and Sharat Chander
Madurai Medical College :Md. Riswin and Franklin Britto
NIE Mysore :Mahesh Bhat and Harshit
Univ. of Kerala, Trivandrum :Akash and Aravind
Sona School, Salem :Varun Kumar and Vignesh
IIM Kozhikode :Ms. Anji Singh and Ashrav Gupta
BITS Pilani :Sakanksh Mittal and Devesh V.
IIT Madras :Giridhur and Varun M.
Champions, CIT Coimbatore - Roopesh and Sharat Chander
The final saw many teams having a chance to make it to the nationals, with the aspiring doctors from Madurai being the ones who were leading mid-way before CIT moved ahead with some good strikes. IIT madras and IIM-K were the others in the fray. As the final phase unfolded, CIT and Madurai Medical, did well to get through to the national final.
The guest of honour Mr. Mahalingam, former CFO, TCS, spoke of the importance of hard work and smart work.
Runner Up, Madurai Medical College - Md. Riswin and Franklin Britto
WINNER : CIT Coimbatore - Roopesh and Sharat Chander
RUNNER UP : Madurai Medical College - Md. Riswin and Franklin Britto