[eDebate] World Schools after 6

Alfred Snider alfred.snider
Sun Jul 9 20:56:57 CDT 2006


Look at what you might have seen at the GLOBAL DEBATE BLOG..

http://debate.uvm.edu/debateblog/

Here are the World Schools Debating Championship results from Cardiff, 
Wales UK. 35 Nations are battling it out for global high school debate 
supremacy.

Pakistan and Scotland emerged as top of the pack with Ireland and South 
Africa in close pursuit. All four teams remained undefeated. New Zealand 
and host Wales hang back at 5-1, each with 13 ballots.

There were some stunning victories in the results of round five, including:
England over Australia 3-0
South Africa scraping it out against Canada 2-1
Scotland putting a stop to the Singapore juggernaut 3-0.

There were also some interesting results in round six:
Canada got by Australia 2-1
Slovenia overcame Bermuda 2-1 to get back in contention
South Africa whacked England 3-0 (after England overcame Australia 3-0)
New Zealand gave Singapore a bad day 3-0

Here are the results and the standings after 5 and 6:

Round Five: ?This House supports the international trading of pollution 
quotas?

AUS 0 ENG 3

SA 2 CAN 1

SCO 3 SIN 0

NZ 2 GRE 1

ARG 1 IRE 2

USA 2 ISR 1

WAL 3 IND 0

PAK 3 KUW 0

PER 3 PHI 0

LIT 1 HK 2

GER 3 CZE 0

NET 0 SLE 3

BER 3 SLA 0

ROM 0 SK 3

BOT 0 EST 3

CRO 0 SRI 3

MON 0 HUN 3

LES 0 BAN 3

Round Six: ?This House would ban abortion except in cases where the 
mother?s health is at risk? (wording?)

GRE 2 ARG 1

CAN 2 AUS 1

BAN 3 MON 0

SLE 2 BER 1

SK 2 BOT 1

HUN 2 CRO 1

CZE 0 LIT 3

ENG 0 SA 3

EST 2 ROM 1

HK 2 GER 1

IND 0 PAK 3

IRE 2 USA 1

ISR 0 SCO 3

KUW 0 PER 3

SRI 3 LES 0

SLA 0 NET 3

SIN 0 NZ 3

PHI 3 WAL 0

Thus, the standings are now at:

Record/ballots

6-0
Pakistan 17
Scotland 17
Ireland 16
South Africa 16

5-1
New Zealand 13
Wales 13

4-2
England 13
Greece 13
Pertu 12
Singapore 12
USA 11
Bangladesh 10
Canada 10
Hong Kong 9

3-3
Australia 10
Germany 10
Slovenia 10
Estonia 9
Lithuania 9
Philippines 9
South Korea 7

2-4
Argentina 9
Israel 9
Indonesia 7
Kuwait 7
Sri Lanka
Hungary 6
Netherlands 6

1-5
Czech Republic 5
Bermuda 4
Slovakia 4
Botswana 3
Romania 3

0-6
Croatia 2
Lesotho 1
Montenegro 0

More to come tomorrow!

Thanks to Trevor Sather, at the site, trevor at squareeye.com

-- 
Alfred C. Snider aka Tuna
Edwin Lawrence Professor of Forensics
University of Vermont
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