Team Overview for team MDX 1 (Middlesex University)

Speakers: Joe Cox and Ben Bordman

Round 1

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

Venue: G613 (Glynneath Building)

Teams:

RoleTeamRankingPointsBefore Round 1After Round 1After Round 4
Opening GovernmentMDX 1 (Middlesex University)Fourth01st (0 points, 0 speaks)13th (0 points, 139 speaks)7th (6 points, 581 speaks)
Opening OppositionCARD Make America Great Again (Cardiff University)Second21st (0 points, 0 speaks)6th (2 points, 144 speaks)10th (5 points, 580 speaks)
Closing GovernmentSWAN The Dream Team (Swansea University)First31st (0 points, 0 speaks)2nd (3 points, 150 speaks)1st (11 points, 595 speaks)
Closing OppositionCOMP Aber/Swan (Composite)Third11st (0 points, 0 speaks)10th (1 points, 142 speaks)5th (7 points, 583 speaks)

Speakers:

NameTeamPoints
Abd SanihCARD Make America Great Again71
AdamCOMP Aber/Swan71
Angus RomeSWAN The Dream Team76
Ben BordmanMDX 169
Hugh KocanSWAN The Dream Team74
Joe CoxMDX 170
Matt PilotCOMP Aber/Swan71
Nick BridalCARD Make America Great Again73

Adjudicators:

RoleNameUniversity
ChairLiam DoddInstitut-Mines Paris (IMP)
PanelistMichael HughesCardiff University (CARD)
PanelistBen FalknerSwansea University (SWAN)
PanelistKonstantinos KrespisSwansea University (SWAN)
PanelistMatthew ProctorCardiff University (CARD)

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: G609 (Glynneath Building)

Teams:

RoleTeamRankingPointsBefore Round 3After Round 3After Round 4
Opening GovernmentCARD Make America Great Again (Cardiff University)Second211th (2 points, 285 speaks)8th (4 points, 434 speaks)10th (5 points, 580 speaks)
Opening OppositionCARD International Guard (Cardiff University)Third18th (3 points, 287 speaks)9th (4 points, 432 speaks)8th (6 points, 576 speaks)
Closing GovernmentABER B (Aberystwyth University)Fourth012th (2 points, 280 speaks)15th (2 points, 421 speaks)12th (5 points, 564 speaks)
Closing OppositionMDX 1 (Middlesex University)First39th (3 points, 282 speaks)5th (6 points, 436 speaks)7th (6 points, 581 speaks)

Speakers:

NameTeamPoints
Abd SanihCARD Make America Great Again74
AmyABER B70
Ben BordmanMDX 178
JackABER B71
Jingya PongCARD International Guard72
Joe CoxMDX 176
Nick BridalCARD Make America Great Again75
Nicole WeeCARD International Guard73

Adjudicators:

RoleNameUniversity
ChairLiam DoddInstitut-Mines Paris (IMP)
PanelistTimothy EldonAberystwyth University (ABER)
PanelistKonstantinos KrespisSwansea University (SWAN)
PanelistCarl RixSwansea University (SWAN)
PanelistMatthew CullenCardiff University (CARD)

Round 4

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

Venue: G605 (Glynneath Building)

Teams:

RoleTeamRankingPointsBefore Round 4After Round 4After Round 4
Opening GovernmentSWAN Okay, I Guess (Swansea University)Third12nd (7 points, 433 speaks)4th (8 points, 582 speaks)4th (8 points, 582 speaks)
Opening OppositionSWAN The Dream Team (Swansea University)Second21st (9 points, 445 speaks)1st (11 points, 595 speaks)1st (11 points, 595 speaks)
Closing GovernmentMDX 1 (Middlesex University)Fourth05th (6 points, 436 speaks)7th (6 points, 581 speaks)7th (6 points, 581 speaks)
Closing OppositionABER A (Aberystwyth University)First34th (6 points, 438 speaks)2nd (9 points, 589 speaks)2nd (9 points, 589 speaks)

Speakers:

NameTeamPoints
AbrahamABER A77
Angus RomeSWAN The Dream Team75
Ben BordmanMDX 171
Danniel De JonghSWAN Okay, I Guess75
Hugh KocanSWAN The Dream Team75
Joe CoxMDX 174
NoahABER A74
Shain O'ConnorSWAN Okay, I Guess74

Adjudicators:

RoleNameUniversity
ChairCraig McDonaldCardiff University (CARD)
PanelistPriya ShahAberystwyth University (ABER)
PanelistSravya BathulaCardiff University (CARD)
PanelistBen FalknerSwansea University (SWAN)