The Management Club (TMC) conducted its first
ever Quiz competition "TMC Wisdom 2006 – The ultimate quiz
challenge" at the Galle Face Hotel on September 2, 2006.
It was a keenly contested event where 34 teams
from 4 categories`A0-`A0 Schools and Educational Institutions,
Banks & Financial Institutions, Mercantile Firms and Teams of
Individuals, were put through 5 rounds of 10 questions each on
Current Affairs, Sports, Science, Arts/History/Literature &
Entertainment and General Knowledge.
Ruwan Senanayake, Sri Lanka representative of
the International Quizzing Association who is also a founder
member of the TMC was the Quiz Master of the day.
Royal College A Team who emerged overall winners
carried away the TMC Wisdom 2006 trophy and a cash award of Rs
50,000/-.`A0 Three individuals’ teams led by M/s Imran Furkan,
Indika Jayasinghe and Haren Fernando were placed in 2nd, 3rd &
4th positions respectively. They received cash awards of Rs
30,000/-, Rs 20,000/- and Rs10, 000/- and Royal B who was placed
fifth received a cash award of Rs 5000/-.
The sector winners - Royal A, Seylan Bank B,
Brandix Casualwear and the team led by Imran Furkan were also
awarded with attractive trophies while all those who took part
in the competition also received`A0a certificate each.
Following the success of TMC Wisdom 2006, the
Management Club hopes to make it an annual event in their
calendar and to make this the most "looked forward to" quiz
programme by all quiz enthusiasts.