SQL SERVER – Winners – Contest Win Joes 2 Pros Combo (USD 198)

SQL SERVER - Winners - Contest Win Joes 2 Pros Combo (USD 198) combos

Earlier this week we had contest ran over the blog where we are giving away USD 198 worth books of Joes 2 Pros.

We had over 500+ responses during the five days of the contest. After removing duplicate and incorrect responses we had a total of 416 valid responses combined total 5 days. We got maximum correct answer on day 2 and minimum correct answer on day 5. Well, enough of the statistics. Let us go over the winners’ names. The winners have been selected randomly by one of the book editors of Joes 2 Pros.

SQL Server Joes 2 Pros Learning Kit 5 Books

Day 1 Winner

USA: Philip Dacosta
India: Sandeep Mittal

Day 2 Winner

USA: Michael Evans
India: Satyanarayana Raju Pakalapati

Day 3 Winner

USA: Ratna Pulapaka
India: Sandip Pani

Day 4 Winner

USA: Ramlal Raghavan
India: Dattatrey Sindol

Day 5 Winner

USA: David Hall
India: Mohit Garg

I congratulate all the winners for their participation. All of you will receive emails from us. You will have to reply the email with your physical address. Once you receive an email please reply within 3 days so we can ship the 5 book kits to you immediately.

Bonus Winners

Additionally, I had announced that every day I will select a winner from the readers who have left comments with their favorite blog post. Here are the winners with their favorite blog post.

Day 1: Prasanna kumar.D [Favorite Post]

Day 2: Ganesh narim [Favorite Post]

Day 3: Sreelekha [Favorite Post]

Day 4: P.Anish Shenoy [Favorite Post]

Day 5: Rikhil [Favorite Post]

All the bonus winners will receive my print book SQL Wait Stats if your shipping address is in India or Pluralsight Subscription if you are outside India.

If you are not winner of the contest but still want to learn SQL Server you can get the book from here. Amazon | 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | Flipkart | Indiaplaza

Reference: Pinal Dave (https://blog.sqlauthority.com)

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23 Comments. Leave new

  • Congrats..All The Winners..

  • Wow , I’m so lucky. I’m the winner of Day 3. Thank you Pinal sir.

  • Wow, I’m so lucky. I’m winner of Day 3 Quiz.

  • Dattatrey Sindol (Datta)
    August 20, 2012 11:27 am

    Hi Pinal,

    On Day4 winners, is it “Dattatrey Sindol” or “Dattatrey Sinde”? Just checking if that lucky person is me :-)

    Best Regards,
    Dattatrey Sindol (Datta)

  • Dattatrey Sindol (Datta)
    August 20, 2012 12:00 pm

    Hi Pinal,

    Thank you so much…!!!
    Monday morning turned out to be a really lucky one for me :-)
    Once again thanks for sharing so much of valuable information with community, being so active on your blog, and being an inspiration to so many SQL Server Enthusiasts..!!

    Best Regards,
    Dattatrey Sindol (Datta)

  • Thank u so much 4 arranging such a gr8 contest! Many thanks 4 the knowledge u have shared to the community. Ur blogs are always very helpful and good stuff for learning.

  • Dattatrey Sindol (Datta)
    August 20, 2012 10:54 pm

    Received the email :-)
    Sent the details and now eagerly waiting to receive the books :-)

  • Wow.! i’m winner of the bonus Quiz…that sound’s cool..!!! i’m eager to wait my lucky gift…!!!

    Thank you pinal sir..!!!

    but i didn’t receive any mail…can you please suggest me how to get it. I can give my Indian postal address or current location address in Qatar.

  • All the winners have been notified. If you are winner and have yet not heard from us – do send me email at pinal at sqlauthority.com

  • Sandeep Mittal
    August 21, 2012 8:47 am

    Dear Pinal

    First of all, thank you very much for running this contest that gave me the chance to get the reward from you. I am very glad to know that I am so lucky to be the winner of this contest and soon going to receive “Joes 2 Pros 5 Volume Kit” from you.

  • Received email from SQLAuthority.com and sent my address.
    Thank you Pinal Sir.
    When ever I think about SQL server , first two things comes my mind are MSDN and SQLAuthority.com.

    Thanks & Regards,
    Sandip Pani

  • Thank you so much Pinal, Feels good to be the winner day 4 contest. Eagerly waiting for the email. Once again Thanks

  • Thank you sir… I received your mail.feeling good to be a winner of fifth day bonus quiz :-)

    I like your notes. there is very good and clear example for all topics. Thanks for sharing such a valuable information with us.


  • Prasanna kumar.D
    August 21, 2012 11:18 pm

    Thank u very much to conduct contest like this. Your blog leads me to higher level of knowledge on database and sql. I so glad that i won the price as a bonus winner.

  • Hi Pinal,

    Thank you very much for this valuable opportunity to win Bonus Quiz..I received your email and i replied with my postal address.

    When i think about SQL my mind automatically thinks MSDN,SQLAuthority.com and Sqlservercentral.com

    Ganesh N

  • Satyanarayana Raju Pakalapati
    August 23, 2012 12:47 pm

    Hurry……I wone. I am very happy that i wone contest for Day 2 from India. Today i check my mail. I really shocked by seeing mail from Pinal. Thanks Pinal. i am egarly waiting for my book.

    Satyanarayana Raju Pakalapati

  • Hi All Winners,

    We have shipped all the books as of today and all of you should have received emails about it.

    Please let us know when you receive the same.

    Thanks for participating in the contest.

  • Hi Pinal,

    Even i’m bonus winner I got two books from you, i was surprised when i was heard that news from my parents who received those books at home because now i’m not at home right now but very soon i’ll be there..so i’m very eager to see my books and planing to finish that stuff as soon as possible.

    Thank you very much for your contribution..!!!!

    Ganesh N

  • Dattatrey Sindol (Datta)
    September 9, 2012 5:15 pm

    Hi Pinal,

    I have received the books. Thank you so much..!!

    Congratulations to all the winners of this contest!

    I am so excited about this great content and have already started reading the books. Read the full story here:

    Best Regards,

    • Excellent. Thank you for thoughtful blog post and we totally appreciate it.

      Hope you will find the whole experience wonderful and looking forward to hear more from you.

      Once again congratulations for winning the contest.


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