Team Overview for team UCL Sparta (University College London)

Speakers: Olivia and Akbir

Round 1

Motion: THW offer drug and alcohol addicts substantial cash payments in return for agreeing to undergo sterilisation

Venue: 1093 (Ground Floor)

Teams:

RoleTeamRankingPointsBefore Round 1After Round 1After Round 4
Opening GovernmentMDU Insane in the Ukraine (Manchester Debating Union)Third11st (0 points, 0 speaks)20th (1 points, 143 speaks)17th (6 points, 591 speaks)
Opening OppositionULU We love you dear leader (ULU)Second21st (0 points, 0 speaks)12th (2 points, 149 speaks)2nd (10 points, 626 speaks)
Closing GovernmentUCL Sparta (University College London)Fourth01st (0 points, 0 speaks)25th (0 points, 141 speaks)18th (5 points, 600 speaks)
Closing OppositionMDU Taylor Swift Tribute Band (Manchester Debating Union)First31st (0 points, 0 speaks)5th (3 points, 153 speaks)19th (5 points, 593 speaks)

Speakers:

NameTeamPoints
AkbirUCL Sparta69
David Michael HoweMDU Taylor Swift Tribute Band78
Hassaan Bin ShaheenULU We love you dear leader74
Jack MellishMDU Insane in the Ukraine71
Jasper RobinsonMDU Taylor Swift Tribute Band75
John TULU We love you dear leader75
OliviaUCL Sparta72
Ria BasuMDU Insane in the Ukraine72

Adjudicators:

RoleNameUniversity
ChairSarah BeharryUnaffiliated Judges (N/A)
PanelistGemma StenningKing Edward VI School (KES)

Round 2

Motion: THBT major news-media organisations should not interview people with views outside the consensus of the scientific community

Venue: 1093 (Ground Floor)

Teams:

RoleTeamRankingPointsBefore Round 2After Round 2After Round 4
Opening GovernmentSWING C (Swing Teams)Third124th (0 points, 145 speaks)25th (1 points, 292 speaks)16th (6 points, 593 speaks)
Opening OppositionUCL Sparta (University College London)First325th (0 points, 141 speaks)17th (3 points, 294 speaks)18th (5 points, 600 speaks)
Closing GovernmentKES Georgia and the Machine (King Edward VI School)Second227th (0 points, 138 speaks)22nd (2 points, 289 speaks)20th (5 points, 592 speaks)
Closing OppositionSWING B (Swing Teams)Fourth026th (0 points, 140 speaks)28th (0 points, 284 speaks)28th (2 points, 554 speaks)

Speakers:

NameTeamPoints
AkbirUCL Sparta75
Ali MasoudiSWING C74
Dan AyreKES Georgia and the Machine76
Georgai EverestKES Georgia and the Machine75
James NashSWING C73
Libby CoatesSWING B72
OliviaUCL Sparta78
ParulSWING B72

Adjudicators:

RoleNameUniversity
ChairJoseph LimULU (ULU)
PanelistKatie MckellarManchester Debating Union (MDU)

Round 3

Motion: THBT men should take no active role in the womens liberation movement

Venue: 1093 (Ground Floor)

Teams:

RoleTeamRankingPointsBefore Round 3After Round 3After Round 4
Opening GovernmentUCL Sparta (University College London)Third117th (3 points, 294 speaks)17th (4 points, 451 speaks)18th (5 points, 600 speaks)
Opening Opposition- Says YOLO. Dies (Composite Teams)Second29th (4 points, 305 speaks)9th (6 points, 463 speaks)11th (7 points, 616 speaks)
Closing GovernmentMDU Russian to Judgement (Manchester Debating Union)Fourth010th (4 points, 303 speaks)16th (4 points, 452 speaks)22nd (4 points, 590 speaks)
Closing OppositionULU We love you dear leader (ULU)First311th (4 points, 300 speaks)4th (7 points, 465 speaks)2nd (10 points, 626 speaks)

Speakers:

NameTeamPoints
AkbirUCL Sparta76
Arun Shanmuganathan- Says YOLO. Dies79
Christof Epaminondas- Says YOLO. Dies79
Dominic HardwickMDU Russian to Judgement74
Hassaan Bin ShaheenULU We love you dear leader82
John TULU We love you dear leader83
Mhairi HindleMDU Russian to Judgement75
OliviaUCL Sparta81

Adjudicators:

RoleNameUniversity
ChairSrishti KrishnamoorthyUnaffiliated Judges (N/A)
PanelistJamie HannaUnaffiliated Judges (N/A)

Round 4

Motion: TH, as a developing state, would ignore all international patent and copyright treaties

Venue: 1095 (Ground Floor)

Teams:

RoleTeamRankingPointsBefore Round 4After Round 4After Round 4
Opening Government- I am the Avenue Campus Ghost (Composite Teams)First318th (4 points, 449 speaks)10th (7 points, 621 speaks)10th (7 points, 621 speaks)
Opening OppositionMDU Russian to Judgement (Manchester Debating Union)Fourth016th (4 points, 452 speaks)22nd (4 points, 590 speaks)22nd (4 points, 590 speaks)
Closing GovernmentSWING C (Swing Teams)Second220th (4 points, 439 speaks)16th (6 points, 593 speaks)16th (6 points, 593 speaks)
Closing OppositionUCL Sparta (University College London)Third117th (4 points, 451 speaks)18th (5 points, 600 speaks)18th (5 points, 600 speaks)

Speakers:

NameTeamPoints
Adam Scott- I am the Avenue Campus Ghost86
AkbirUCL Sparta74
Ali MasoudiSWING C75
Dominic HardwickMDU Russian to Judgement71
James NashSWING C79
Mhairi HindleMDU Russian to Judgement67
OliviaUCL Sparta75
Rebekah Brewer- I am the Avenue Campus Ghost86

Adjudicators:

RoleNameUniversity
ChairGemma StenningKing Edward VI School (KES)
PanelistLakshaUnaffiliated Judges (N/A)