In the high school level, #1 SMA 1 Denpasar (Hansen Tanaka, Aldwin Wijaya, Kaizar Nararya) reached the semifinals undefeated. In the varsity section, #1 Universitas Gadjah Mada A (Amir Abdul Aziz, Nabila Aghniarizqa, Alif Satria) and #2 Universitas Indonesia A (Anastasia Sijabat, Elghafiky Bimardhika, Nisrina Praharso) also have beaten all of their opponents so far.
E-Comp is not only the longest-running debate contest in Indonesia. It is also the only competition in the country with two 50-team tournaments running parallel. For high schools in Indonesia, this is the most prestigious institution-based tourney. The varsity part is known as one of the three classics in this country. The match-ups for tomorrow's semifinal are as follows :
Varsity#1 UGM A v #5 Binus International
#2 UI A v #3 Institut Teknologi Bandung A
High School#1 SMA 1 Denpasar v #5 SMA 2 Tangerang Selatan A
#3 SMA 4 Denpasar B v #10 SMAK Petra 2 Surabaya