Team Overview for team USW Genius (University of South Wales)

Speakers: Ahmad Alnajadi and Desmond Osazuwa

Round 1

Motion: This house would ban video games in which the player engages in brutal and immoral violence in a realistic setting.

Venue: G607 (Glynneath Building)

Teams:

RoleTeamRankingPointsBefore Round 1After Round 1After Round 4
Opening GovernmentABER C (Aberystwyth University)Third11st (0 points, 0 speaks)9th (1 points, 143 speaks)9th (6 points, 570 speaks)
Opening OppositionSWAN Team Low Expectations (Swansea University)Second21st (0 points, 0 speaks)5th (2 points, 146 speaks)14th (3 points, 567 speaks)
Closing GovernmentCARD death by POI (Cardiff University)First31st (0 points, 0 speaks)1st (3 points, 151 speaks)3rd (9 points, 588 speaks)
Closing OppositionUSW Genius (University of South Wales)Fourth01st (0 points, 0 speaks)14th (0 points, 137 speaks)13th (4 points, 546 speaks)

Speakers:

NameTeamPoints
Ahmad AlnajadiUSW Genius69
AlexABER C71
Alex BarnesSWAN Team Low Expectations73
Desmond OsazuwaUSW Genius68
Georgina CrespiCARD death by POI76
IsabelABER C72
Megan ThomasSWAN Team Low Expectations73
Raphael HillCARD death by POI75

Adjudicators:

RoleNameUniversity
ChairIeuan SkinnerSwansea University (SWAN)
PanelistTimothy EldonAberystwyth University (ABER)
PanelistSravya BathulaCardiff University (CARD)
PanelistJoe HodsonSwansea University (SWAN)
PanelistSara Amini-AslSwansea University (SWAN)

Round 2

Motion: THBT the UK should only leave the EU if referendums in Wales, Scotland, England and Northern Ireland all receive majorities.

Venue: G613 (Glynneath Building)

Teams:

RoleTeamRankingPointsBefore Round 2After Round 2After Round 4
Opening GovernmentMDX 2 (Middlesex University)Third116th (0 points, 135 speaks)15th (1 points, 269 speaks)15th (3 points, 543 speaks)
Opening OppositionMDX 1 (Middlesex University)First313th (0 points, 139 speaks)9th (3 points, 282 speaks)7th (6 points, 581 speaks)
Closing GovernmentUSW Genius (University of South Wales)Second214th (0 points, 137 speaks)13th (2 points, 274 speaks)13th (4 points, 546 speaks)
Closing OppositionUSW Nayasa (University of South Wales)Fourth015th (0 points, 136 speaks)16th (0 points, 268 speaks)16th (2 points, 542 speaks)

Speakers:

NameTeamPoints
Ahmad AlnajadiUSW Genius69
Ben BordmanMDX 171
Desmond OsazuwaUSW Genius68
Farhab Bin NaserUSW Nayasa65
Joe CoxMDX 172
Nathan GaskinMDX 268
Sandra XheleshiMDX 266
Srinibas SahooUSW Nayasa67

Adjudicators:

RoleNameUniversity
ChairEd MasonCardiff University (CARD)
PanelistTimothy EldonAberystwyth University (ABER)
PanelistSara Amini-AslSwansea University (SWAN)
PanelistNika VuleticUniversity of South Wales (USW)

Round 3

Motion: THW continue trade deals with the Gulf States on the condition that they take control of the refugee crisis.

Venue: G605 (Glynneath Building)

Teams:

RoleTeamRankingPointsBefore Round 3After Round 3After Round 4
Opening GovernmentUSW Nayasa (University of South Wales)Fourth016th (0 points, 268 speaks)16th (0 points, 401 speaks)16th (2 points, 542 speaks)
Opening OppositionUSW Genius (University of South Wales)Third113th (2 points, 274 speaks)13th (3 points, 408 speaks)13th (4 points, 546 speaks)
Closing GovernmentMDX 2 (Middlesex University)Second215th (1 points, 269 speaks)14th (3 points, 405 speaks)15th (3 points, 543 speaks)
Closing OppositionABER C (Aberystwyth University)First314th (1 points, 281 speaks)11th (4 points, 421 speaks)9th (6 points, 570 speaks)

Speakers:

NameTeamPoints
Ahmad AlnajadiUSW Genius67
AlexABER C71
Desmond OsazuwaUSW Genius67
Farhab Bin NaserUSW Nayasa67
IsabelABER C69
Nathan GaskinMDX 269
Sandra XheleshiMDX 267
Srinibas SahooUSW Nayasa66

Adjudicators:

RoleNameUniversity
ChairSravya BathulaCardiff University (CARD)
PanelistHarry Hirsch-BennionAberystwyth University (ABER)
PanelistJoe HodsonSwansea University (SWAN)
PanelistNika VuleticUniversity of South Wales (USW)

Round 4

Motion: THBT schools should motivate children to believe that anyone can succeed through hard work, regardless of their background

Venue: G613 (Glynneath Building)

Teams:

RoleTeamRankingPointsBefore Round 4After Round 4After Round 4
Opening GovernmentUSW Genius (University of South Wales)Third113th (3 points, 408 speaks)13th (4 points, 546 speaks)13th (4 points, 546 speaks)
Opening OppositionABER B (Aberystwyth University)First315th (2 points, 421 speaks)12th (5 points, 564 speaks)12th (5 points, 564 speaks)
Closing GovernmentUSW Nayasa (University of South Wales)Second216th (0 points, 401 speaks)16th (2 points, 542 speaks)16th (2 points, 542 speaks)
Closing OppositionSWAN Team Low Expectations (Swansea University)Fourth012th (3 points, 432 speaks)14th (3 points, 567 speaks)14th (3 points, 567 speaks)

Speakers:

NameTeamPoints
Ahmad AlnajadiUSW Genius69
Alex BarnesSWAN Team Low Expectations67
AmyABER B72
Desmond OsazuwaUSW Genius69
Farhab Bin NaserUSW Nayasa71
JackABER B71
Megan ThomasSWAN Team Low Expectations68
Srinibas SahooUSW Nayasa70

Adjudicators:

RoleNameUniversity
ChairMichael HughesCardiff University (CARD)
PanelistHarry Hirsch-BennionAberystwyth University (ABER)
PanelistKonstantinos KrespisSwansea University (SWAN)
PanelistSara Amini-AslSwansea University (SWAN)
PanelistMatthew CullenCardiff University (CARD)