Tuesday, April 25, 2017

Decade-nce: Round 3 Matches

Date: April 30, 2017
Time: 5 pm
Venue: Urban Health Centre, Margao
QM: Rajiv D'Silva
Participation: Open to all, entry free. Those who haven't participated in the first two rounds are welcome, they will be slotted into one of the nine teams.

Points table after the second round of matches:
Rank
Team
Matches played
Match points
League points
1
Half-Centurions, Half Manchurian
2
240
103
2
SEQC Yuva Morcha
2
185
94
3
Oldie, Goldie, Boldie, Moldie & Baby
2
185
77
4
Cereal Killers
2
195
75
5
Quizco Dancers
2
130
66.5
6
Millennial Falcons
2
125
61.5
7
Happy Hippies
2
125
52
8
Flower Children
2
150
49
9
Quizzards of Oz
2
40
21

Friday, April 14, 2017

Decadence - Round Two - 9/Apr/2017 - Results

QM: Rajiv D'Silva

Match 1
1st: Half-Centurions, Half Manchurian (Anil Rodrigues, Annie Sen Gupta, Sunil Sardessai) - 110 points
2nd: Quizco Dancers (Delson Roche, Madhura Chakraborty, Pallavi Dhakne, Parind Phadte, Shwetambari Parab) - 75 points
3rd: Quizzards of Oz (Sahil Ramchandani) - 30 points

Match 2
1st: Cereal Killers (Chinmay Naik, Harsh Hegde, Nathan Moniz) - 130 points
2nd: Oldie, Goldie, Boldie, Moldie & Baby (Chandrasekhar, Kanchan Gatward, Mahesh Prabhu, Paul Gatward, Vidyadhar Gadgil) - 110 points
3rd: Flower Children (Anjali SenGupta, Gouthami, Lynn Barreto Miranda) - 100 points

Match 3
1st: SEQC Yuva Mocha (Amey Parsekar, Rahul Kakodkar, Rahul Kamat, Nitish Wagle) - 105 points
2nd: Millenial Falcons (Raunaq Rao, Srijit Kumar, Viola Rodrigues) - 70 points
3rd: Happy Hippies (Anant Prabhu, Kanchan Desai, Sanjay Parab) - 55 points

Thursday, April 6, 2017

Decade-nce - Round 2 Matches


Date: April 9, 2017
Time: 5 pm
Venue: The International Centre Goa (ICG), Dona Paula
QM: Rajiv D'Silva
Participation: Open to all, entry free. Those who haven't participated in the first round are welcome, they will be slotted into one of the nine teams.

Points table after the first round of matches:
Rank
Team
Matches played
Match points
League points
1
Half-Centurions, Half Manchurian
1
130
52
2
SEQC Yuva Morcha
1
80
48
3
Oldie, Goldie, Boldie, Moldie & Baby
1
75
45
4
Cereal Killers
1
65
37
5
Quizco Dancers
1
55
31.5
6
Millennial Falcons
1
55
31.5
7
Happy Hippies
1
70
28
8
Flower Children
1
50
20
9
Quizzards of Oz
1
10
7

Wednesday, April 5, 2017

Panjim Monthly - 2/Apr/2017 - Results

QM: Gouthami

1st: Team 4 - Aarina Alphonse, Pallavi Dhakne, Rajiv D'Silva, Sahil Ramchandani, Sanjay Parab, Siddhant Parab, Sudhanshu Parab - 195 points

2nd: Team 1 - Anjali SenGupta, Annie Sen Gupta, Delson Roche, Nishat Belwadi, Shwetambari Parab - 180 points

3rd: Team 3 - Saish Borkar, Shaila De Souza, Srijit Kumar, Sunil Sardessai, Viola Rodrigues - 165 points

4th: Team 6 - Amey Karpe, Neha Kamat, Shawn Fernandes, Soham Khandeparkar, Vidyadhar Gadgil - 130 points

5th: Team 5 - Amey Parsekar, Atri Mukerjee, Chandrashekhar, Kanchan Gatward, Rahul Kakodkar - 120 points

6th: Team 2 - Madhura Chakraborty, Nathan Moniz, Nitish Wagle, Parind Phadte, Pranab Mukherjee, Shaunak Sardessai - 100 points


Panjim monthly – April 2017 – content

QM: Gouthami

Part 1


Part 2

Margao monthly – March 2017 – content

QM: Pallavi Dhakne

Thursday, March 30, 2017

Panjim April Quiz

Date: April 2, 2017
Time: 5 pm
Venue: The International Centre Goa (ICG), Dona Paula
QM: Gouthami
Flavour: General
Participation: Open to all, entry free

Margao Monthly - 26/Mar/2017 - Results

QM: Pallavi Dhakne

1st: Team 2 - Abhijit Virgincar, Amey Karpe, Omkar Churi, Parind Phadte, Sanjay Parab, Shwetambari Parab - 210 points

2nd: Team 4 - Aproop P. Prabhudessai, Ira Prem, Nipun Prem, Srijit Kumar, Viola Rodrigues - 140 points

3rd: Team 3 - Annie Sen Gupta, Harsh Hegde, Ira Almeida, Mahesh Prabhu - 125 points

4th: Team 5 - Altamash Panjwany, Nathan Moniz, Priyanka Sahastrabhojane, Rahul Kakodkar, Sunil Sardessai - 115 points

5th: Team 6 - Kanchan Gatward, Lynn Barreto Miranda, Rajiv D'Silva, Saud Sayed, Tanya Marchon -  85 points

6th: Team 1 - Gouthami, Paul Gatward, Sahil Ramchandani, Sanjiv Prabhudesai, Tanveer Mascarenhas - 65 points

Monday, March 27, 2017

Decadence - Round One - 19/Mar/2017 - Results

QM: Rajiv D'Silva

Match 1
1st: Half-Centurions, Half Manchurian (Anil Rodrigues, Annie Sen Gupta, Shaila de Souza, Sunil Sardessai) - 130 points
2nd: Happy Hippies (Anuradha Goyal, George Verghese, Kanchan Desai, Sanjay Parab, Susheela) - 70 points
3rd: Flower Children (Anjali SenGupta, Gouthami, Pranab Mukhopadhyay, Veenu Vas) - 50 points

Match 2
1st: Cereal Killers (Chinmay Naik, Harsh Hegde, Nathan Moniz, Nishat Belwadi) - 65 points
2nd: Quizco Dancers (Aaron Fernandes, Delson Roche, Madhura Chakraborty, Pallavi Dhakne, Parind Phadte, Shwetambari Parab) & Millenial Falcons (Priyanka Sahastrabhojanee, Raunaq Rao, Srijit Kumar, Viola Rodrigues) - 55 points

Match 3
1st: SEQC Yuva Mocha (Amey Karpe, Amogh Sahastrabhojanee, Kanwal Sudan, Rahul Kakodkar, Nitish Wagle) - 80 points
2nd: (Oldie, Goldie, Boldie, Moldie & Baby (Kanchan Gatward, Mahesh Prabhu, Paul Gatward, Vidyadhar Gadgil) - 75 points
3rd: Quizzards of Oz (Manas Hadkar, Nehara Pandey, Sahil Ramchandani, Tanmay P. Naik) - 10 points

Wednesday, March 22, 2017

Margao March Quiz

Date: Sunday, March 26th, 2017
Time: 5.00 pm
Venue: Urban Health Centre, opp. Hospicio, Margao
QM: Pallavi Dhakne
Flavour: General
Participation: Open to all.

Sunday, March 12, 2017

Panjim Monthly - 5/Mar/2017 - Results

QM: Rajiv D'Silva

1st: Team 5 - Annie Sen Gupta, Aproop Prabhudesai, Blessie James, George Verghese, Saish Borkar - 270 points

2nd: Team 3 - Arvind Sivakumaran, Kanchan Gatward, Nitish Wagle, Shaunak Sardessai, Viola Rodrigues - 230 points

3rd: Team 4 - Anuradha Goyal, Nishat Belwadi, Shubham Phadte, Srijit Kumar, Valmiki Naik - 210 points

3rd: Team 6 - Delson Roche, Gouthami, Kanchan Desai, Lynn Barreto Miranda, Nathan Moniz - 210 points

5th: Team 2 - Aarina Alphonse, Amey Karpe, Amey Parsekar, Harsh Hegde, Madhura Chakraborty, Mahesh Prabhu - 190 points

6th: Team 1 - Anjali SenGupta, Pallavi Dhakne, Rahul Kakodkar, Sunil Sardessai, Vaishnavi Sharma - 160 points

Sunday, March 5, 2017

Margao Monthly - 26/Feb/2017 - Results

QM: Rahul Kakodkar


1st: Team 2 - Abhijit Virgincar, Harsh Hegde, Nitish Wagle - 195 points

2nd: Team 1 - Anjali Kakodkar, Ira Almeida, Lucky Kaul, Sanjiv Prabhudessai - 165 points

3rd: Team 4 - Jeremiah Pacheco, Roshan Dattatri, Sanjay Parab, Siddhant Parab, V. Soumya - 140 points

4th: Team 3 - Altamash Punjwany, Amey Karpe, Nikhil Kurtarkar - 85 points

Thursday, March 2, 2017

MusiQuiz 2017 results

QM: Annie and Anjali Sen Gupta

1st: Sachin Chatte and Veenu Vas – 205 points
2nd: (Harsh Bhatkuly and Srijit Kumar), (Rajiv D'Silva and Rukminee Guha Thakurta) – 175
4th: Anuradha Goyal and Charles Rodrigues – 165
5th: Sanjay Parab and Shaunak Sardessai – 100
6th: Nitish Wagle and Rahul Kakodkar – 95

As the vast majority of the questions banked on audio-visual content, it would make no sense to post the PPT file here, so this one isn't going to be uploaded.

Tuesday, February 28, 2017

Panjim March Quiz

Date: March 5, 2017
Time: 5 pm
Venue: The International Centre Goa (ICG), Dona Paula
QM: Rajiv D'Silva
Flavour: General
Participation: Open to all, entry free

Saturday, February 25, 2017

QFI Invitational - 19/Feb/2017 - Results

Proctor: Kanchan Gatward

1st: Avinash, Rahul, Vinod - 40.5 points

2nd: Annie Sen Gupta, Rajiv D'Silva, Vidyadhar Gadgil - 37 points

3rd: Amey Karpe, Nitish Wagle, Rahul Kakodkar - 25.5 points

4th: Anjali SenGupta, Gouthami, Srijit Kumar - 22.5 points

5th: Aafil Shaikh, Ketan Kunkalikar, Sanket Bhat - 6 points

Tuesday, February 21, 2017

Margao February Quiz

Date: Sunday, February 26th, 2017
Time: 5.00 pm
Venue: Urban Health Centre, opp. Hospicio, Margao
QM: Rahul Kakodkar
Flavour: General
Participation: Open to all.

Thursday, February 16, 2017

MusiQuiz 2017

The Sunday Evening Quiz Club (SEQC) will host its annual MusiQuiz event on February 19, starting 5pm, at the International Centre Goa (ICG) in Dona Paula. The quiz will cover all aspects of music, Indian and international. The prelims are for solo participants, with the top 12 qualifiers to be sorted into six teams of 2 each on the spot.

Date: February 19, 2017
Time: 5pm
Venue: The International Centre Goa (ICG), Dona Paula
QM: Anjali and Annie Sen Gupta
Flavour: Music
Participation: Open to all, entry free

Please bring your own pen(s) and backing boards for the prelims.

QFI Invitational

The Goa edition of the QFI Invitational will be held on Sunday, February 19, starting 3pm, at the International Centre Goa (ICG) in Dona Paula. The quiz, conducted by the Chennai-based Quiz Foundation of India (QFI), will be held simultaneously in different cities of India. The top 5 city winners will be invited to participate in the QFI 30th anniversary quiz festival in Chennai in April-May. The quiz is for teams of three.

Date: February 19, 2017
Time: 3pm (please be seated by 2.45pm)
Venue: The International Centre Goa (ICG), Dona Paula
QM: QFI members, proctored locally by Kanchan Gatward
Flavour: General
Participation: Open to all, entry free, in teams of 3
Registration: Pre-registration is preferred; register by sending an email with your team name and team member names to seqcgoa@gmail.com by midnight on Friday, Feb 17.

Please bring your own pen(s) and backing boards.

Monday, February 13, 2017

Announcing the QFI Invitational

Besides MusiQuiz at 5pm, this Sunday (February 19) will also feature the QFI Invitational at 3pm, to be held at the International Centre Goa (ICG) in Dona Paula. This is a quiz being conducted simultaneously across many cities in India by the Quiz Foundation of India, Chennai's quiz club. The top 5 city winners will be invited to participate in QFI's 30-year anniversary bash in Chennai in April-May.

The quiz will be for teams of three. Pre-registration is encouraged. To register, send an email with your team names and team member names to seqcgoa@gmail.com before midnight on Friday, February 17.

Saturday, February 11, 2017

Announcing MusiQuiz 2017


Come February and the birds are flowering, the trees and bushes singing, and baaghon mein bahaar aaying. The question buzzes on the wind like a pesky fly, "Can MusiQuiz be far behind?" The short answer is "No". Sunday, February 19, ke paawan avsar par SEQC pesh karta hai, the ultimate test of your knowledge of music, also known as party-time (starts 5pm at ICG). Set, for the first time ever, by the quizzing dampatti of Anjali and Annie Sen Gupta. Vanakkam, one and all.

Tuesday, February 7, 2017

SEQC Panjim February 2017 – content

QM: Annie Sen Gupta

Part 1


Part 2

Panjim Monthly - 5/Feb/2017 - Results

QM: Annie Sen Gupta

1st: Team 3 - Amey Karpe, Nishath Belvadi, Sanjay Parab, Vidyadhar Gadgil - 236 points

2nd: Team 2 - Harsh Bhatkuly, Saugat Dey, Shaila D'Souza, Shashwat Salgaonkar, Shwetambari Parab, Srijit Kumar - 214 points

3rd: Team 1 - Amey Parsekar, Anjali SenGupta, Kaivalya Karkare, Kanchan Gatward, Sunil Sardessai - 201 points

4th: Team 6 - Ajey Patil, Anant Prabhu, Gouthami, Paul Gatward, Soham Khandeparkar - 185 points

5th: Team 5 - Leroy Veloso, Lynn Barreto Miranda, Kuntal Saha, Madhura Chakraborty, Rahul Kakodkar - 171 points

6th: Team 4 - C.N.Prabhakar, Pallavi Dhakne, Pranab Mukhopadhyay, Rajiv D'Silva, Shubham Tiwari - 130 points

Master, Mind It! final – results and content

The Master, Mind It! competition, which began with 24 participants in October last year, concluded amidst fireworks on Sunday, February 5. After three rounds and 840 questions (!), here are the final results:

1st: Rajiv D'Silva – 22 points
2nd: Srijit Kumar – 19 (on tie-breaker level 1)
3rd: Ajey Patil – 19 (on tie-breaker level 1)
4th: Harsh Bhatkuly – 16

Quiz content



Prizes were also awarded to the other semi-finalists – Gadgil, Ameya, Sanjay, Gouthami, Delson, Viola, Sahil, and Tejan (that is, to those of this gang that were present).

Wednesday, February 1, 2017

SEQC February monthly

The SEQC February monthly will be held on Sunday, February 5, starting 4pm (note the changed timing). It will be held in two halves, one from 4pm to 5.30pm and the second from 6.30pm to 8.30pm. Sandwiched in between will be the final of the Master, Mind It! competition that has been on since October last year.

Date: February 5, 2017
Time: 4pm
Venue: The International Centre Goa (ICG), Dona Paula
QM: Annie Sen Gupta
Flavour: General
Participation: Open to all, entry free

Master, Mind It! final


Originally scheduled to be held during QuizStock, the grand finale of the Master, Mind It! competition will be sandwiched in between two halves of the SEQC monthly quiz on February 5, 2017. The four finalists battling it out will be Ajey Patil, Harsh Bhatkuly, Rajiv D'Silva and Srijit Kumar. 

Margao Monthly - 29/Jan/2017 - Results

QM: Rajiv D'Silva ran the Magister Open Quiz.

1st: Team 2 - Annie Sen Gupta, Ira Almeida, Ishan Kakodkar, Nathan Moniz - 495 points

2nd: Team 1 - Aproop Prabhu Desai, Lynn Barretto Miranda, Rahul Kakodkar, Sanjay Parab - 355 points

3rd: Team 3 - Sahil Ramchandani, Srijit Kumar, Viola Rodrigues - 270 points

4th: Team 4 - Ameya Mardolkar, Gouthami, Harsh Hegde, Pashmita Keni - 225 points

Ameya announced that he is going to open the Melbourne edition of SEQC soon. We all wished him well and promised to visit as soon as he sent us the tickets.



Tuesday, January 31, 2017

Tuesday, January 24, 2017

Magister - Solo Collegiate Quiz

Date: Sunday, January 29th, 2017
Time: 11.00 am
Venue: The International Centre Goa, Dona Paula
Set by: Karnataka Quiz Association & St. Joseph's College Quizzers
Proctored by: Rajiv D'Silva
Format: Solo, written
Participation: Open to college students in four categories - Junior College (XI-XII), UG (Bachelor's Degree students), PG (Master's degree students), Senior (M.Phil./Ph.D.). Prior registration is recommended. To register, mail seqcgoa@gmail.com.

Margao January Quiz

Date: Sunday, January 29th, 2017
Time: 5.00 pm
Venue: Urban Health Centre, opp. Hospicio, Margao
QM: Aniruddha Sen Gupta (With a quiz mostly set by Aditya Gadre)
Flavour: General
Participation: Open to all.

Monday, January 23, 2017

QuizStock 2017 - Cruel and Unusual: the Punishment Quiz - Results



QM: Annie Sen Gupta

1st: Ingit Bergman (Aditya Gadre, Anannya Deb, Venkatesh "Ingit" Sahasranaman) – 39 points
2nd: W.G. Disgrace (J. Krishnamurthi, "Logik", Tejaswi Udupa) – 38 points
3rd: Girl & 2 Dirty Ole Men (Madhura Chakraborty, Rajiv D'Silva, Vidyadhar Gadgil) – 28 points
4th: Nitish Wagle, Sangeeth Varma, Varun Prasad – 25 points
5th: GAS (Anjali Sen Gupta, Gouthami, Srijit Kumar) – 23 points
6th: What Da Fuck 320 (Ameya Mardolkar, Amey Karpe, Rahul Kakodkar) – 19 points (on tie-breaker Level 2)
7th: VAA Ustaad (Abhijeet Virginkar, Anant Sridhar Prabhu, Vilas Pavithran) – 19 points (on tie-breaker Level 2)
8th: Viola the Cruel, Kanchan the Unusual, Paul is their Punishment (Kanchan Gatward, Paul Gatward, Viola Rodrigues) – 18 points
9th: Better Call Kaul (Lucky Kaul, Rahul Chauhan, Roshan Dattatri) 15 points