DPS-MIS students shine at Qatar Schools Debating League-I

 12 Nov 2017 - 9:19

DPS-MIS students shine at Qatar Schools Debating League-I

The Peninsula

Qatar Schools Debating League-I took place on November 4 at Omar Bin Al Khattab Secondary School for Boys.

The tournament was throbbing with  the zealous and enthusiastic participation of – 169 speakers, 56 teams from 31 schools.

They debated across issues of Media biases, the current blockade on Qatar, entirely online friendships and politics in sports.

At the end of the day, DPS Modern Indian School (DPS-MIS) boys topped by getting 7 cummulative points.

Team Joel, Farhan and Fahad came second with all four wins followed by were team Shivom, Sarthak and Hamza at seventh and team Aadithya Golash, John Sherwin and Arnaud Viegas in eighth position with 3 wins each.

In the individual category, Sarthak turned 7th followed by John at 8th, Hamzah at 10th, Anaud Aditya and Farhan at 12th, Shivom and Fahad at 22nd and  Joel at 48th position.

It was a very enriching and a healthy competition that allowed the debaters to gain tremendous knowledge in the art of wordplay developing numerous skills necessary in life like time management and expression of words