University Challenge 2012–13

Series 42 of University Challenge began on 16 July 2012 on BBC Two.[1]

ResultsEdit

  • Winning teams are highlighted in bold.
  • Teams with green scores (winners) returned in the next round, while those with red scores (losers) were eliminated.
  • Teams with orange scores must win one more match to return in the next round (current highest scoring losers, teams that won their first quarter final match, teams that won their second quarter final match having lost their first, or teams that won their first quarter final match and lost their second).
  • Teams with yellow scores indicate that two further matches must be played and won (teams that lost their first quarter final match).
  • A score in italics indicates a match decided on a tie-breaker question.

First roundEdit

Team 1 Score Team 2 Total Broadcast Date
Trinity Laban Conservatoire of Music and Dance 105 185 University of York 290 16 July 2012
St George's, University of London 175 145 King's College, Cambridge 320 23 July 2012
Wadham College, Oxford 105 120 University of Bristol 225 13 August 2012
University of Strathclyde 70 245 University of Durham 315 20 August 2012
Queen Mary, University of London 120 150 Jesus College, Oxford 270 27 August 2012
Magdalen College, Oxford 205 125 Sidney Sussex College, Cambridge 330 3 September 2012
Lincoln College, Oxford 175 180 University of Manchester 355 10 September 2012
Imperial College London 225 80 Jesus College, Cambridge 305 17 September 2012
University of St Andrews 105 125 Bangor University 230 24 September 2012
Pembroke College, Cambridge 200 140 University of Lancaster 340 1 October 2012
University of Bath 125 110 University of Liverpool 235 8 October 2012
University College London 260 85 University of Exeter 345 15 October 2012
New College, Oxford 230 145 Homerton College, Cambridge 375 22 October 2012
University of Warwick 175 100 University of Aberdeen 275 29 October 2012

Highest Scoring Losers Play-OffsEdit

Team 1 Score Team 2 Total Broadcast Date
Lincoln College, Oxford 120 165 University of Lancaster 285 5 November 2012
Homerton College, Cambridge 160 205 King's College, Cambridge 365 12 November 2012

Second roundEdit

Team 1 Score Team 2 Total Broadcast Date
Pembroke College, Cambridge 255 75 University of Bath 330 19 November 2012
University of York 145 215 New College, Oxford 360 26 November 2012
University of Warwick 160 185 King's College, Cambridge 345 3 December 2012
St George's, University of London 230 140 University of Lancaster 370 10 December 2012
Magdalen College, Oxford 90 220 University of Manchester 310 7 January 2013
University of Bristol 115 245 Imperial College London 360 14 January 2013
University College London 215 180 Jesus College, Oxford 395 21 January 2013
Bangor University 175 165 University of Durham 340 28 January 2013

Quarter-finalsEdit

Team 1 Score Team 2 Total Broadcast Date
University of Manchester 185 115 Imperial College London 300 4 February 2013
University College London 190 125 Bangor University 315 11 February 2013
Pembroke College, Cambridge 105 195 St George's, University of London 300 18 February 2013
New College, Oxford 165 125 King's College, Cambridge 290 25 February 2013
University of Manchester 150 230 University College London 380 4 March 2013
Imperial College London 120 210 Bangor University 330 11 March 2013
St George's, University of London 110 160 New College, Oxford 270 18 March 2013
Pembroke College, Cambridge 135 150 King's College, Cambridge 285 25 March 2013
University of Manchester 220 135 St George's, University of London 355 1 April 2013
Bangor University 195 70 King's College, Cambridge 265 8 April 2013

Semi-finalsEdit

Team 1 Score Team 2 Total Broadcast Date
University College London 195 115 New College, Oxford 310 15 April 2013
University of Manchester 160 95 Bangor University 255 22 April 2013

FinalEdit

Team 1 Score Team 2 Total Broadcast Date
University College London 140 190 University of Manchester 330 29 April 2013
  • The trophy and title were awarded to the Manchester team comprising David Brice, Adam Barr, Richard Gilbert and Debbie Brown.
  • The trophy was presented by the Astronomer Royal Martin Rees.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "University Challenge | Series 19 – Episode 1 | Radio Times". Radiotimes.com.

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