Douglas was rather surprised at just how many women were competing, he didn't see it as a bad thing as many might but he was certainly surprised all the same. It was just a shame that they could not compete as the men could, though he supposed it would be somewhat unpleasant to watch. "The rules have been explained and if you could bow to each other then Miss Browning can start."
Ah, finally. It was her turn to participate in the duelling tournament. Ayumi listened to the man carefully, even though she knew the rules by now. With a smile she turned to her opponnent, a girl that seemed to be a bit younger than her.
With one wave of her wand, the decoration of the hall had changed from whatever style it was supposed to be before, into something more Japanese, to show her culture.