IAME Bangalore represented by Prasad Shetty and Mahantesh won the national finale of the 11th season of Tata Crucible for corporate houses.
They got past seven champion teams from across India who gave they a run for their money in a tough final anchored by noted quizmaster Pickbrain.
TCS Chennai represented by Jayakanthan and Debabrata Mallick finished a close runner up after being neck to neck with IAME until the final two questions.
The quiz also featured an interesting segment titled "From the Corner Office" which was hosted by the guest of honour Mr.Harish Bhat from the Tata Group.
Mr.Bhat also observed the "Quizzing is a wonderful way to keep the mind alert and open to new things".
The champions won themselves a cash prize of Rs.7 Lakhs and a "Zest" each from Tata Motors. IAME became the first educational institution to win the national title in the corporate edition of the quiz.
WINNER: IAME Bangalore - Prasad Shetty and Mahantesh Nelavaigi
RUNNER UP: TCS Chennai - Jayakanthan and Debabrata Mallick
Winners, IAME Bangalore - Prasad Shetty and Mahantesh Nelavaigi