There will be seven semi-finals in seven different cities - Islamabad, Lahore, Karachi, Peshawar, Gujarat, Faisalabad and Mirpur - involving students from over 50 leading universities across Pakistan and the winner and runner-up
of each semi-final will compete in the final in Islamabad.
The winner earned Rs 9,500 cash while the runner-up
Rs 6,500 cash.
The winner and runner-up
of the overall competition will get a scholarship to contribute towards their tuition fees.
Yogesh Khadka hails from remote eastern hilly area of Nepal, and is in Qatar for little more than two years.
First and second runner-ups
in the short film category were Room to Breathe by Steve Johnson and Lucky by Nash Edgerton.
Dunwoody timed his run to perfection, taking the lead at the last fence from Strong Promise and then holding off the runner-ups
renewed effort by a head.
Nevers, along with Tom Kubler of Viewpoint, the 1999 State Division V runner-up
, and defending Marmonte League champion Seth Neumuller are in the hunt for second.
Miss France, 23-year-old language student Veronique Caloc, was runner-up
While Dean Mernagh was facing the wrath of TV viewers after hitting runner-up
Inch Perfect three times in the face with his whip at Southwell last Saturday, a similar incident was unfolding at Kenilworth.
Winners and runner-ups
from the semi-finals of the competition will be given one year British Council digital library memberships.
There is a PS500 prize for the winner and PS50 for the runner-ups
Taking part in the tournament, which lasts until Monday, are defending champions Fuchse Berlin of Germany, African runner-ups
Esperance Sportive de Tunis, Asian runner-ups
Naft and Gaz Gachsaran, Oceania champions Sydney University, Pan American Club Championship winners EC Pinheiros of Brazil, European champions RK Vardar, Barcelona who participate thanks to a wildcard, and hosts Al Sadd.