Team Overview for team OXFORD TD (Oxford Union)

Speakers: Ryan Tang and Romil Depala

Round 1

Motion: THW give two votes to women in political elections

Venue: V321 (SOAS)

Teams:

RoleTeamRankingPointsBefore Round 1After Round 1After Round 5
Opening GovernmentOXFORD TD (Oxford Union)Second21st (0 points, 0 speaks)36th (2 points, 149 speaks)23rd (9 points, 770 speaks)
Opening OppositionUCD L+H D (UCD L+H)First31st (0 points, 0 speaks)16th (3 points, 152 speaks)56th (6 points, 733 speaks)
Closing GovernmentSCIENCES PO CC (Sciences Po Paris)Third11st (0 points, 0 speaks)48th (1 points, 146 speaks)58th (6 points, 729 speaks)
Closing OppositionMT A (Middle Temple)Fourth01st (0 points, 0 speaks)66th (0 points, 144 speaks)73rd (3 points, 688 speaks)

Speakers:

NameTeamPoints
Daniel ScanioMT A70
Gunjan ChawlaSCIENCES PO CC73
Joshua Kieran-GlennonUCD L+H D76
Laura HoganUCD L+H D76
Romil DepalaOXFORD TD75
Ryan TangOXFORD TD74
Salmaan HassanallyMT A74
Samara CassarSCIENCES PO CC73

Adjudicators:

RoleNameUniversity
ChairSteven RajavinothanUniversity of Warwick (WARWICK)
PanelistAdrian GhiteBabes-Bolyai University (BBU)
PanelistMichael ParkerUniversity of Birmingham (BIRMINGHAM)

Round 2

Motion: This house believes that law enforcement organisations should never provide incentives to gang members to inform on their superiors (e.g. plea bargains or monetary rewards)

Venue: V221 (SOAS)

Teams:

RoleTeamRankingPointsBefore Round 2After Round 2After Round 5
Opening GovernmentUTM Andrei Petru (University of Titu Maiorescu)Second225th (2 points, 154 speaks)20th (4 points, 314 speaks)50th (6 points, 765 speaks)
Opening OppositionOXFORD TD (Oxford Union)First336th (2 points, 149 speaks)12th (5 points, 310 speaks)23rd (9 points, 770 speaks)
Closing GovernmentUCL Simone (University College London)Fourth028th (2 points, 152 speaks)50th (2 points, 301 speaks)47th (7 points, 734 speaks)
Closing OppositionBERLIN B (Berlin)Third120th (2 points, 160 speaks)30th (3 points, 316 speaks)24th (9 points, 765 speaks)

Speakers:

NameTeamPoints
Alex GradimaruUTM Andrei Petru80
Clemency WangUCL Simone74
Eleanor YungUCL Simone75
Fabian BickelBERLIN B79
Pegah MahamBERLIN B77
Romil DepalaOXFORD TD79
Ryan TangOXFORD TD82
Sabina AioneseiUTM Andrei Petru80

Adjudicators:

RoleNameUniversity
ChairCarlo CabreraLSE (LSE)
PanelistDaniel KleinSheffield (SHEFF)
PanelistKatrin FallmannUniversity of Warwick (WARWICK)

Round 3

Motion: This house regrets the decline in oil prices over the last 18 months

Venue: V121 (SOAS)

Teams:

RoleTeamRankingPointsBefore Round 3After Round 3After Round 5
Opening GovernmentIMPERIAL LADS LADS LADS (Imperial College London)Third15th (6 points, 317 speaks)12th (7 points, 471 speaks)15th (10 points, 770 speaks)
Opening OppositionUCL Clapton (University College London)Second24th (6 points, 320 speaks)4th (8 points, 482 speaks)7th (11 points, 803 speaks)
Closing GovernmentOXFORD TD (Oxford Union)Fourth012th (5 points, 310 speaks)29th (5 points, 458 speaks)23rd (9 points, 770 speaks)
Closing OppositionOXFORD C (Oxford Union)First31st (6 points, 332 speaks)1st (9 points, 500 speaks)1st (14 points, 838 speaks)

Speakers:

NameTeamPoints
Aidan PatrickUCL Clapton84
Anita ChandranIMPERIAL LADS LADS LADS79
Caitlin JonesIMPERIAL LADS LADS LADS75
Jamie JacksonOXFORD C83
Raffy MarshallOXFORD C85
Romil DepalaOXFORD TD73
Ryan TangOXFORD TD75
Scott RalstonUCL Clapton78

Adjudicators:

RoleNameUniversity
ChairFred CowellUniversity of London Union (ULU)
PanelistHarry Stovin-BradfordCambridge (CAM)
PanelistElsa MinnsCambridge (CAM)

Round 4

Motion: This house believes that Donald Trump's presidential campaign is good for America

Venue: V301 (SOAS)

Teams:

RoleTeamRankingPointsBefore Round 4After Round 4After Round 5
Opening GovernmentCAM Sawm (Cambridge)Third150th (4 points, 433 speaks)52nd (5 points, 581 speaks)62nd (5 points, 723 speaks)
Opening OppositionUNIBUC El Domina (University of Bucharest)Fourth036th (5 points, 435 speaks)52nd (5 points, 581 speaks)37th (8 points, 730 speaks)
Closing GovernmentSHEFF Subconscious Judging Biases (Sheffield)Second235th (5 points, 436 speaks)30th (7 points, 593 speaks)26th (9 points, 744 speaks)
Closing OppositionOXFORD TD (Oxford Union)First329th (5 points, 458 speaks)18th (8 points, 616 speaks)23rd (9 points, 770 speaks)

Speakers:

NameTeamPoints
Ioana CristoceaUNIBUC El Domina73
Lucía ArceSHEFF Subconscious Judging Biases81
Magdalena WąwoźnaSHEFF Subconscious Judging Biases76
Mario PopescuUNIBUC El Domina73
Neria AylwardCAM Sawm78
Romil DepalaOXFORD TD76
Ryan TangOXFORD TD82
Tatiana OswaltCAM Sawm70

Adjudicators:

RoleNameUniversity
ChairCarlo CabreraLSE (LSE)
PanelistDaniel BermanLSE (LSE)
PanelistSophia RodriguezLSE (LSE)
PanelistCameron DorlasUCD L+H (UCD L+H)

Round 5

Motion: This house would allow countries to pay other countries to settle refugees who reach their borders

Venue: V325 (SOAS)

Teams:

RoleTeamRankingPointsBefore Round 5After Round 5After Round 5
Opening GovernmentVIENNA B (Debattierklub Wien)Second220th (8 points, 599 speaks)18th (10 points, 757 speaks)18th (10 points, 757 speaks)
Opening OppositionOXFORD TD (Oxford Union)Third118th (8 points, 616 speaks)23rd (9 points, 770 speaks)23rd (9 points, 770 speaks)
Closing GovernmentBERLIN A (Berlin)Fourth017th (8 points, 617 speaks)29th (8 points, 764 speaks)29th (8 points, 764 speaks)
Closing OppositionUCL Clapton (University College London)First313th (8 points, 643 speaks)7th (11 points, 803 speaks)7th (11 points, 803 speaks)

Speakers:

NameTeamPoints
Aidan PatrickUCL Clapton79
Florian GBERLIN A73
Lillian SefferBERLIN A74
Mark EtzelVIENNA B79
Miriana MunteanVIENNA B79
Romil DepalaOXFORD TD71
Ryan TangOXFORD TD83
Scott RalstonUCL Clapton81

Adjudicators:

RoleNameUniversity
ChairDaniel BermanLSE (LSE)
PanelistEleanor SnowdenUniversity of Warwick (WARWICK)
PanelistOlga DimitrescuLSE (LSE)