By OUR STAFF REPORTER
Dehradun, 29 Aug: An Inter House Sports Quiz Competition was held for the sports enthusiasts of classes IX to XII today at The Indian Cambridge School, Dalanwala.
The Chief Guest on the occasion was School Director Syed Mohammad Yasar, who was accompanied by Principal Rachana Srivastava, Academic Coordinator Rubina Siddiqui and School Coordinator Raj Srivastava.
The Sports Quiz was held to pay homage to Major Dhyan Chand, the wizard of Hockey, on whose birth anniversary National Sports Day is celebrated.
The first round was a warm up session which was based on general questions on sports. The second round was based on Cricket and the Olympics. The third was an audio-visual round, in which the participants were asked to identify the sports personalities and songs played from movies based on sports. Round four was a rapid fire one, during which participants were asked six questions in one minute. The final one was a buzzer round.
Himanshu of class XI and Vansh of class XI were able to answer all questions with ease. They were cheered by their house mistresses and teachers, alike. The anchor of the day was Verneka Dobhal.
Integrity House represented by Himanshu and Vansh of class XI lifted the Sports Quiz Trophy after defeating their nearest rivals, Valour and Devotion Houses, which were declared runners up. The participants from Valour were Sujal and Mukul of class X, and from Devotion, Uneza of class XII and Siddharth of class XI A.
The quiz was organised by Physical Education teacher Shailesh Chakre and his team.
Principal Rachana Srivastava congratulated the participants and urged the students to participate more in such competitions.