Runners Indian Airforce Wg Cdr Sameer and Gp Capt Anthony
The Orange City of Nagpur had its version of Tata Crucible appropriately enough with the first question revolving around in orange! Quizmaster Pickbrain set the tone for an amazing final with a lovely set of questions in his prelim
Brahmos Aerospace: Kaustubh and Umesh P
Reserve Bank of India : Francy Pereira and Chiranjeevi
Indian Air Force: Wg Cdr Sameer and Gp Capt Anthony
TCS: Sampuran Singh and Jyoti Kumari
Logicology: Karthik Vyas and Gayatri Phadnis
Jain Paranjpe Association: Rohit Jain and Akshay P
The final was extremely close, tense and entertaining. Different teams were leading the quiz at different points in time and it stayed that way till the very end. As the seasoned quizmaster put it, the city is known for close battles and a tense finish.
True to his words the quiz went down to the final round with all the teams doing well. The positives and negatives betrayed it quickly and teams exercised caution of not wanting to take negatives. At the end of an exciting final it was the young team from TCS that clinched the title with two officers from the Indian Air Force emerging runner-up
The chief guest Mr. Arvind Kumar the centre head of TCS Nagpur gave away the prizes to the teams. He spoke of how opportunities in the city synergised with talent in the region.