Team Overview for team MDX 2 (Middlesex University)

Speakers: Nathan Gaskin and Sandra Xheleshi

Round 1

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

Venue: G609 (Glynneath Building)

Teams:

RoleTeamRankingPointsBefore Round 1After Round 1After Round 4
Opening GovernmentEXETER A (Exeter University)Second21st (0 points, 0 speaks)8th (2 points, 142 speaks)11th (5 points, 576 speaks)
Opening OppositionSWAN Okay, I Guess (Swansea University)First31st (0 points, 0 speaks)4th (3 points, 144 speaks)4th (8 points, 582 speaks)
Closing GovernmentCARD International Guard (Cardiff University)Third11st (0 points, 0 speaks)12th (1 points, 140 speaks)8th (6 points, 576 speaks)
Closing OppositionMDX 2 (Middlesex University)Fourth01st (0 points, 0 speaks)16th (0 points, 135 speaks)15th (3 points, 543 speaks)

Speakers:

NameTeamPoints
Danniel De JonghSWAN Okay, I Guess72
Jingya PongCARD International Guard70
Nathan GaskinMDX 268
Nicole WeeCARD International Guard70
Omolefe OhiomaEXETER A70
Sandra XheleshiMDX 267
Shain O'ConnorSWAN Okay, I Guess72
Skye Galpeer-ShadeEXETER A72

Adjudicators:

RoleNameUniversity
ChairCraig McDonaldCardiff University (CARD)
PanelistPriya ShahAberystwyth University (ABER)
PanelistDafydd Foster-DaviesUnaffiliated (-)
PanelistCarl RixSwansea University (SWAN)
PanelistNika VuleticUniversity of South Wales (USW)

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: G609 (Glynneath Building)

Teams:

RoleTeamRankingPointsBefore Round 4After Round 4After Round 4
Opening GovernmentCOMP Aber/Swan (Composite)First310th (4 points, 430 speaks)5th (7 points, 583 speaks)5th (7 points, 583 speaks)
Opening OppositionMDX 2 (Middlesex University)Fourth014th (3 points, 405 speaks)15th (3 points, 543 speaks)15th (3 points, 543 speaks)
Closing GovernmentABER C (Aberystwyth University)Second211th (4 points, 421 speaks)9th (6 points, 570 speaks)9th (6 points, 570 speaks)
Closing OppositionCARD Make America Great Again (Cardiff University)Third18th (4 points, 434 speaks)10th (5 points, 580 speaks)10th (5 points, 580 speaks)

Speakers:

NameTeamPoints
Abd SanihCARD Make America Great Again74
AdamCOMP Aber/Swan76
AlexABER C75
IsabelABER C74
Matt PilotCOMP Aber/Swan77
Nathan GaskinMDX 270
Nick BridalCARD Make America Great Again72
Sandra XheleshiMDX 268

Adjudicators:

RoleNameUniversity
ChairLiam DoddInstitut-Mines Paris (IMP)
PanelistDafydd Foster-DaviesUnaffiliated (-)
PanelistCarl RixSwansea University (SWAN)
PanelistJoe HodsonSwansea University (SWAN)