The Winners of the 9-11 age group are:
Winner: Salman Nadeem (Metropolis Education System – Gulberg Campus I)
1st runner up: M Owais Saleem (Metropolis Education System – Gulberg Campus I)
2nd runner up: Ramis Qasim (KN Academy Foundation – Bahadurabad Campus)
10:55 – The Elimination is over.
Contestants in the Elimination Round are:
KN Academy Foundation (Bahadurabad)
- Aena Lodi
- Aqsa Rizwan
- Ramis Qasim
Metropolis Education System
- M Owais Saleem
- M Qaseem
- Salman Nadeem
The City School (Gulshan Boys Campus)
- Aayan Jamal
- Fara Usmani
- Saad Mohiuddin
10:42 – The Elimination Round begins.
KN Academy Foundation (Bahadurabad), Metropolis Education System (Gulberg Campus I), and The City School (Gulshan Boys Campus) are the three winning schools set to battle it out in the Elimination Round.
A short break as we prepare for the elimination.
10:28 – All 24 schools for this 9-11 age group have completed the Triple Sting Round. Contestants struggled harder to spell the words than in the Buzz Words Round.
9:43 – Time for the Triple Sting Round. Remember to check out the live video stream at http://www.ustream.tv/channel/dawn-in-education-spelling-bee-2010
9:42 – All 24 schools have now completed the Buzz Words round. The latter twelve were Karachi Grammar School (Junior), KN Academy Foundation (Bahadurabad), Lahore Grammar School (Karachi branch), Metropolis Education system (Gulberg Campus I), PECHS Girls School, St Gregory’s High School (senior branch), The city School (Gulshan Boys), The city School (Jr C North Nazimabad), The city School (PAF Chapter), The Educational Center, The Mama Parsi Girls Secondary School and Usman Public School (Campus VI).
9:15 – So far, the school that are done with the Buzz Words round are: Al Madrasa-tus-saifiya-tul-Burhaniyah (Haidery Campus), Army Publc School (Faisal Branch), Art & Science Academy, Bahria Foundation College (TM Khan branch), Community based Shool Talhar, Convent of Jesus and Mary (senior school), DA Junior Model School Darakshan, Dhaka Secondary School (campus II), Froebel Education Centre, Habib Girls School (Main), Happy Home School (O level), and Hill Crest School.
8:59 – First 6 schools are finished with the buzz words.
[Comment] Contestants are quite impressive so far.
8:50 – Pronouncer asks first word.
8:48 – 9 to 11 age group up first.
8:35 – Event kicks off with a welcome message from Dawn and event organiser Asma Inayat.