Team Overview for team OXFORD TM (Oxford Union)

Speakers: Meera Sachdeva and Tim Sharpe

Round 1

Motion: THW give two votes to women in political elections

Venue: V221 (SOAS)

Teams:

RoleTeamRankingPointsBefore Round 1After Round 1After Round 5
Opening GovernmentBERLIN B (Berlin)Second21st (0 points, 0 speaks)20th (2 points, 160 speaks)24th (9 points, 765 speaks)
Opening OppositionKCL AY (King's College London)Third11st (0 points, 0 speaks)39th (1 points, 159 speaks)33rd (8 points, 756 speaks)
Closing GovernmentOXFORD TM (Oxford Union)Fourth01st (0 points, 0 speaks)59th (0 points, 152 speaks)32nd (8 points, 758 speaks)
Closing OppositionCAM Salat (Cambridge)First31st (0 points, 0 speaks)1st (3 points, 164 speaks)11th (10 points, 796 speaks)

Speakers:

NameTeamPoints
Chin YiKCL AY78
Darrel LongCAM Salat81
Fabian BickelBERLIN B80
John PapantoniouCAM Salat83
Kelvin AnimKCL AY81
Meera SachdevaOXFORD TM76
Pegah MahamBERLIN B80
Tim SharpeOXFORD TM76

Adjudicators:

RoleNameUniversity
ChairCarlo CabreraLSE (LSE)
PanelistKian O'ConnelUCD L+H (UCD L+H)
PanelistJulien AbalhassaneUCD L+H (UCD L+H)

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: V327 (SOAS)

Teams:

RoleTeamRankingPointsBefore Round 2After Round 2After Round 5
Opening GovernmentOXFORD TM (Oxford Union)Third159th (0 points, 152 speaks)62nd (1 points, 299 speaks)32nd (8 points, 758 speaks)
Opening OppositionAU Louise's left handed notes (Aberystwyth University)Fourth071st (0 points, 139 speaks)73rd (0 points, 283 speaks)45th (7 points, 738 speaks)
Closing GovernmentBRISTOL 1 (University of Bristol)Second261st (0 points, 147 speaks)52nd (2 points, 295 speaks)59th (6 points, 717 speaks)
Closing OppositionISM A (ISM)First361st (0 points, 147 speaks)40th (3 points, 298 speaks)44th (7 points, 739 speaks)

Speakers:

NameTeamPoints
Arjun PopatBRISTOL 173
Dilyan KostovBRISTOL 175
Joseph NicholsonAU Louise's left handed notes69
Louise DoughtyAU Louise's left handed notes75
Marius LukminasISM A76
Meera SachdevaOXFORD TM73
Simonas BudreikaISM A75
Tim SharpeOXFORD TM74

Adjudicators:

RoleNameUniversity
ChairLucy MurphyUCD L+H (UCD L+H)
PanelistConnor JoyUCD Law Society (UCD LAW)
PanelistFrancisco Cordoba OtaloraUniversity College London (UCL)
PanelistJane D'AltuinTCD Phil (TCD PHIL)

Round 3

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

Venue: V221 (SOAS)

Teams:

RoleTeamRankingPointsBefore Round 3After Round 3After Round 5
Opening GovernmentUCD LAW HH (UCD Law Society)Third168th (1 points, 284 speaks)70th (2 points, 423 speaks)64th (5 points, 708 speaks)
Opening OppositionOXFORD TM (Oxford Union)First362nd (1 points, 299 speaks)44th (4 points, 452 speaks)32nd (8 points, 758 speaks)
Closing GovernmentBUDA A (Beijing International Studies University)Second264th (1 points, 297 speaks)57th (3 points, 443 speaks)56th (6 points, 733 speaks)
Closing OppositionINNER JS (Inner Temple)Fourth069th (1 points, 283 speaks)73rd (1 points, 417 speaks)77th (1 points, 549 speaks)

Speakers:

NameTeamPoints
Fionn HendersonUCD LAW HH69
Jack HeronUCD LAW HH70
Jacob LanBUDA A72
Jasper OseiINNER JS67
Meera SachdevaOXFORD TM77
Savannah Bullen-MansonINNER JS67
Susan ZhengBUDA A74
Tim SharpeOXFORD TM76

Adjudicators:

RoleNameUniversity
ChairSophia RodriguezLSE (LSE)
PanelistKian O'ConnelUCD L+H (UCD L+H)
PanelistJane D'AltuinTCD Phil (TCD PHIL)

Round 4

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

Venue: V225 (SOAS)

Teams:

RoleTeamRankingPointsBefore Round 4After Round 4After Round 5
Opening GovernmentAU Louise's left handed notes (Aberystwyth University)Third163rd (3 points, 434 speaks)61st (4 points, 586 speaks)45th (7 points, 738 speaks)
Opening OppositionUCL Vaughan (University College London)Second245th (4 points, 449 speaks)37th (6 points, 604 speaks)52nd (6 points, 746 speaks)
Closing GovernmentMT B (Middle Temple)Fourth065th (3 points, 420 speaks)70th (3 points, 566 speaks)72nd (3 points, 707 speaks)
Closing OppositionOXFORD TM (Oxford Union)First344th (4 points, 452 speaks)28th (7 points, 612 speaks)32nd (8 points, 758 speaks)

Speakers:

NameTeamPoints
Joseph NicholsonAU Louise's left handed notes77
Louise DoughtyAU Louise's left handed notes75
Margareta ChlubnovaUCL Vaughan78
Marilyn RichterMT B72
Meera SachdevaOXFORD TM80
NirvanMT B74
Raluca VacaruUCL Vaughan77
Tim SharpeOXFORD TM80

Adjudicators:

RoleNameUniversity
ChairAndrew GreenUnaffiliated (-)
PanelistAdrian GhiteBabes-Bolyai University (BBU)
PanelistJane D'AltuinTCD Phil (TCD PHIL)

Round 5

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

Venue: V224 (SOAS)

Teams:

RoleTeamRankingPointsBefore Round 5After Round 5After Round 5
Opening GovernmentSHEFF Subconscious Judging Biases (Sheffield)Second230th (7 points, 593 speaks)26th (9 points, 744 speaks)26th (9 points, 744 speaks)
Opening OppositionUCL Vaughan (University College London)Fourth037th (6 points, 604 speaks)52nd (6 points, 746 speaks)52nd (6 points, 746 speaks)
Closing GovernmentOXFORD TM (Oxford Union)Third128th (7 points, 612 speaks)32nd (8 points, 758 speaks)32nd (8 points, 758 speaks)
Closing OppositionTCD PHIL A (TCD Phil)First321st (7 points, 640 speaks)10th (10 points, 798 speaks)10th (10 points, 798 speaks)

Speakers:

NameTeamPoints
Chris CostiganTCD PHIL A78
Eoin O'GormanTCD PHIL A80
Lucía ArceSHEFF Subconscious Judging Biases76
Magdalena WąwoźnaSHEFF Subconscious Judging Biases75
Margareta ChlubnovaUCL Vaughan71
Meera SachdevaOXFORD TM72
Raluca VacaruUCL Vaughan71
Tim SharpeOXFORD TM74

Adjudicators:

RoleNameUniversity
ChairCraig McDonaldCardiff University (CARD)
PanelistRobert GaddInner Temple (INNER)
PanelistMackenzie TseLancaster University (LANC)