Tuesday, December 4, 2018

Mahaquizzer & AsiaSweep 2018

Mahaquizzer
Date: 9th December 2018
Time: 10.00 am (reporting time). The quiz will begin at 10.30 am sharp.
Venue: International Centre Goa, Dona Paula
QM: KQA
Proctor: Kanchan Gatward
Flavour: General
Format: Written. 150 questions to be answered in 90 minutes.
Participation: Open to all, entry free. For individual participants.

AsiaSweep
Date: 9th December 2018
Time: 2.30 pm (reporting time). The quiz will begin at 3.00 pm.
Venue: International Centre Goa, Dona Paula
QM: KQA
Proctor: Nathan Moniz
Flavour: Asia-specific
Format: Written, 100 questions
Participation: Open to all, entry free. For teams of two (solo participants are also allowed).

SEQC December quiz - 2/Dec/2018 - results and content

QM: Annie Sen Gupta

1st Place: Team III (Chandrashekhar Rao, Leroy Veloso, Nathan Moniz, Viola Rodrigues) - 250 points.

2nd Place: Team IV (Ananda Swaroop, Anjali Sen Gupta, Harsh Bhatkuly, Samir Nazareth, Shaila De Souza, Ved Bhatkuly)  - 210 points.

3rd Place: Team I (Anant Prabhu, Ashwin Mysore, Paul Gatward, Vidyadhar Gadgil) and Team II (Arvind Sivakumaran, Ashwin Mascarenhas, Linus Noronha, Mayur Shett, Sadika Buddaseth, Shakuntala Buddaseth) - 185 points.

5th Place: Team VI (Ashwini Joglekar, Mahesh Prabhu, Raghunandan Mysore, Srijit Kumar) - 170 points.

6th Place: Team V (Gaurav Kabeer, Kanchan Gatward, Pranab Mukhopadhyay, Rajiv D'Silva) - 130 points.

QF1 League edition 7 - 2/Dec/2018 - Goa scores

Annie Sen Gupta
18.5
Chandrashekhar Rao
10
Paul Gatward
6.5
Anjali Sen Gupta
6
Viola Rodrigues
4.5
Nathan Moniz
4
Mayur Shett
3.5
Linus William Noronha
1

Monday, November 26, 2018

Panjim December Quiz

Date: Sunday, December 2nd, 2018
Time: 5.00 pm
Venue: International Centre Goa, Dona Paula
QM: Aniruddha Sen Gupta
Flavour: General
Participation: Open to all.

QF1 League - Edition 7

Date: Sunday, December 2nd, 2018
Time: 3.30 pm
Venue: International Centre Goa (ICG), Dona Paula
Set by: Quiz Foundation of India, Chennai
Flavour: General
Format: Written. 30 questions to be answered off a projected set.
Participation: Solo, open to all. Please bring your own pen(s) and backing board(s).

Margao November quiz - 25/Nov/2018 - content

QM: Ira Prem

Game Set Match Round 1 points table and Semi-finalists

With Round 1 completed, the four Semi-finalist Teams of the Game Set Match are now identified. The table below depicts the final Round 1 standings:

Group
Team
Matches Played
Matches Won
Matches Lost
Games Won
Games Lost
Game Difference
C
Annie Get Your Pun
2
2
0
49
36
13
A
Put Fight Club
2
2
0
51
40
11
B
Team With No Name
2
2
0
46
43
3
B
#4 Quiz Team in All of Uzbekistan
2
1
1
45
44
1
C
Kamat Se Qayamat Tak
2
1
1
40
44
-4
A
Fans of Sheera-Poha
2
1
1
40
45
-5
B
eggs, beans and trumpets
2
0
2
45
49
-4
A
Three Guys, A Girl, and No Pizza
2
0
2
39
45
-6
C
Ship Shape and Footloose
2
0
2
39
48
-9

The three group winners – Annie Get Your Pun (led by Doc Chandrashekhar), Put Fight Club (JK), Team With No Name (Rajiv) – go through to the Semis, along with the best second-placed Team, which in the end turned out to be #4 Quiz Team in All of Uzbekistan (led by Srijit). In the Semis, to be played on December 16, AGYP will come up against #4QTiAoU, and PFC will play TWNN, the winners of the two Semis to enter mortal combat in the Final the same evening.

Game Set Match Round 1 Group A Match - 25/Nov/2018 - results

The opening round of Game Set Match concluded on Sunday November 25, as the last Group A Match was finally played. Both the teams needed to win by large-ish margins to go through to the next round, but that did not happen.

QM: Annie Sen Gupta

Results

Match A3. Fans of Sheera-Poha (Nitish, Ashwini, Sahil, Shivani) bt Three Guys, A Girl, and No Pizza (Harsh, Amey, Kaushal, Kanchan) 3-2 (2-6, 5-7, 6-4, 6-3)*

* The fourth Team Sets count for double

Tuesday, November 20, 2018

Margao November Quiz

Date: Sunday, November 25th 2018
Time: 5.00 pm
Venue: Urban Health Centre, opp. Hospicio, Margao
QM: Ira Prem
Flavour: General
Participation: Open to all

Game Set Match Round 1 Match (Group A)


Date: Sunday, November 25th, 2018
Time: 4pm
Venue: Urban Health Centre (UHC), opp Hospicio Hospital, Margao
QM: Annie Sen Gupta
Flavour: General
Format: First-round matches in a multi-part series
Participation: For pre-registered teams only. Unregistered quizzers may get an opportunity if any Team lacks Players.
For more information on the competition, click here. Composition of teams and list of matches are detailed in this post

Tuesday, November 13, 2018

Stranger Than Fiction


Date: Sunday, November 18th 2018
Time: 5.00 pm
Venue: International Centre Goa, Dona Paula
QM: Srijit Kumar & Vidyadhar Gadgil
Flavour: Pop culture & pulp fiction
Participation: Open to all.

James Bond Quiz


Date: Saturday, November 17th 2018
Time: 4.00 pm
Venue: International Centre Goa, Dona Paula
QM: Ravi Kumar
Flavour: James Bond
Participation: Open to all.

Game Set Match Round 1 Group C Matches - 11/Nov/2018 - results

Another set of tense Matches as Group B went under the spotlight on Sunday November 11.

QM: Annie Sen Gupta

Results

Match C1. Annie Get Your Pun (Chandrashekhar, Anant, Sunil, Viola) bt Ship Shape and Footloose (Ajey, Delson, Nehara, Paul) 4-1 (6-3, 6-4, 6-7, 7-5)*

Match C2. Annie Get Your Pun (Chandrashekhar, Anant, Sunil, Viola) bt Kamat Se Qayamat Tak (Gadgil, Gaurav, Sanjay, Venita) 4-1 (6-4, 7-5, 5-7, 6-1)*

Match C3. Kamat Se Qayamat Tak (Gadgil, Gaurav, Sanjay, Venita) bt Ship Shape and Footloose (Ajey, Delson, Nehara, Paul) 4-1 (6-3, 7-6, 4-6, 6-5)*

* The fourth Team Sets count for double

Annie Get Your Pun has qualified for the Semi-finals of the competition.

QF1 League edition 6 - 11/November/2018 - Goa scores

Annie Sen Gupta
17.5
Rajiv D'Silva
12
Anjali Sen Gupta
10.5
Chandrashekhar Rao
10
Mayur Shett
9
Viola Rodrigues
7.5
Paul Gatward
5.5
Nehara Pandey
5
CN Prabhakar
0

Tuesday, November 6, 2018

Game Set Match Round 1 matches (Group A / C)


Date: Sunday, November 11th, 2018
Time: 4.30pm
Venue: International Centre Goa (ICG), Dona Paula
QM: Annie Sen Gupta
Flavour: General
Format: First-round matches in a multi-part series
Participation: For pre-registered teams only. Unregistered quizzers may get an opportunity if any Team lacks Players.
For more information on the competition, click here. Composition of teams and list of matches are detailed in this post

QF1 League - Edition 6

Date: Sunday, November 11th, 2018
Time: 3.00 pm
Venue: International Centre Goa (ICG), Dona Paula
Set by: Quiz Foundation of India, Chennai
Flavour: General
Format: Written. 30 questions to be answered off a projected set.
Participation: Solo, open to all. Please bring your own pen(s) and backing board(s).

QFI League edition 5 - 4/November/2018 - scores

Annie Sen Gupta
13.5
Chandrashekhar Rao
12.5
Rahul Kakodkar
11.5
Devadas Krishnan
10
Ajey Patil
9
Kaivalya Karkare
8
Delson Roche
7
Paul Gatward
6.5
Mayur Shett
4.5
CN Prabhakar
0.5

Sunday, November 4, 2018

BiG Q 2018 - Results

QM: Rajiv D'Silva

Scores:
Ranking
Name
Centre
Category
Score

1
J. KrishnamurthiPanjimOpen
72
BiG Q
2
Shaswat SalgaocarPanjimOpen
59
City Winner
3
Ira PremMargaoOpen
55
City Winner
4
Chandrashekhar RaoPanjimOpen
49

5
Harsh HegdeMargaoOpen
47

6
Devadas KrishnanPanjimOpen
45

7
Nitish WaglePanjimOpen
43

8
Ajey PatilPanjimOpen
36

8
Sahil RamchandaniMargaoOpen
36

10
GouthamiPanjimOpen
34

11
Viola RodriguesPanjimOpen
33

11
Prasad RaikarMargaoOpen
33

13
Sunil SardessaiPanjimOpen
27

14
Kaivalya KarkarePanjimOpen
25

15
Paul GatwardPanjimOpen
24

16
Mayur ShettPanjimOpen
20

16
Anjali Dar Sen GuptaPanjimOpen
20

18
Jinendra KumarPanjimOpen
19

19
Jeremiah PachecoMargaoSchool
17
City School Winner
20
Anant PrabhuPanjimOpen
15

21
AmbarishPanjimOpen
13

22
Gowri YalePanjimOpen
11

23
C. N. PrabhakarPanjimOpen
7

24
Suhani PrabhuPanjimSchool
4
City School Winner
25
Shreya RamchandaniMargaoSchool
1


Find the questions and answers here.