The All- Island General Knowledge quiz organized by the Tokyo Cement Company in collaboration with the Ministry of Education and Swarnavahini, was concluded on the 20th of March 2014, which saw Royal College emerging as the over – all Champions of the Competition.
Over 9000 schools around Sri Lanka took part in the first round of the competition, after which, 32 schools were selected for the semi final rounds.
After a set of prolonged and sophisticated rounds, the top 4 schools were announced, and they were; Royal Colege, Ananda College, Mahamaya College, and Dharmaraja College, Kandy, and they were selected for the semi final rounds.
The Semi Final rounds were conducted in a league system, which was unprecedented in inter-school quiz competitions which have been held in Sri Lanka thus far.
Royal College, in facing Ananda College, Dharmaraja College and Mahamaya College, trumped them with ease, by setting a new record against Mahamaya Kandy by scoring a record number of points.
The Finals of the competition was held on the 20th of March 2014 at the Sarasavi Studios, Kelaniya, and it saw Royal College facing Ananda College in a heated battle for supremacy.
The end of the Final Rounds, saw Royal College emerging as the undisputed victors by beating Ananada College 380 points to 345 points, bringing One Million Rupees as prize money to Royal College with eternal glory!