MCC press release
Doha, May 14: Enthused by the success of the the singing and talent show competitions in May last year, the Mangalore Cricket Club (MCC), MCC organized a singing competition this year on Friday, May 12 in the Qatar Malayali Samajam premises.
There was a good response to the competition, especially in the children’s categories. Singing in Konkani was part of the rules.
A panel of four experienced judges, Lancelot D’Souza, Srinivas Rao, Suma Krishna and Charles Dayanand, evaluated the performances.
The names of the winners in various categories are listed below:
Winners of age group 5-11 yrs:
Solo: (Girls): 1st Place - Sana Britto, 2nd Place - Clarissa Pinto, 3rd Place - Richelle Andrade
Solo (Boys): 1st Place - Chris Rodrigues, 2nd Place - Glen D’Souza
Winners of age group 12-18 yrs:
Solo (Girls): 1st Place - Beverly D’Souza, 2nd Place - Edel Sequeira
Winners of age group above 19 yrs:
1st Place - Saritha Mendonca, 2nd Place - Sony Rodrigues, 3rd Place - Caroline Aranha
1st Place (tie) - Alwyn D’Souza and Rony Arun, 3rd Place - Richard D’Souza
1st Place - Alwyn D’Souza / Sheela Lewis, 2nd Place - Edward Sequeira /Roshini Alvares, 3rd Place - Ronald Rodrigues / Saritha Mendonca
Married couple duet: 1st Place - Patrick and Thelma D’Souza
Group Song: 1st Place - Alwyn D’Souza and Group (Sheela Lewis, Sony Rodrigues, Oliver Pereira, Wilfred crasto, Wilfred Lewis and Francis Lobo), 2nd Place - Patrick J. D’Souza and Group (Thelma D’Souza, Wilma D’Souza, Stephanie Rego, Eva Wilma Pinto, Stephen Rego and Luvlyn Pinto), 3rd Place - Ronald Rodrigues and Group (Laveena Rodrigues, Sarita Mendonca, Joyce Alvares, Sunila Lobo, Rony Arun & Fredrick D’Souza)
Talent Show for children, fancy dress (solo) and skit competition for adults will be held on Friday, May 19, 2006.