Championship of Champions IV

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Championship of Champions IV ran from 2 to 10 January 1989, and was won by Nic Brown. With his victory here, Brown became the second grand slam winner in Countdown history. Brown would go on to retire from Countdown after this tournament, also making him one of only two grand slam winners to have never been defeated, along with Graham Nash.

Progress

Dick Green (15) vs Tony Vick (16) Tony Vick vs Steve Williams Tony Vick
vs
Nic Brown
Hilary Hopper (13) vs Steve Williams (16)
Stephen Deakin (14) vs Nic Brown (14) Nic Brown vs Nita Marr
Allan Saldanha (15) vs Nita Marr (13)
The winner of each game is displayed in bold.
The numbers refer to the series in which each contestant originally played in the finals.

Episodes

# Date Type Contestant 1 Score Contestant 2 Guest Lex Max
813 2/01/1989 CQF Dick Green 43 – 51 Tony Vick Tim Rice Catherine Clarke 71
814 3/01/1989 CQF Stephen Deakin 32 – 46 Nic Brown Tim Rice Catherine Clarke 72
815 4/01/1989 CQF Allan Saldanha 45 – 53 Nita Marr Tim Rice Catherine Clarke 84
816 5/01/1989 CQF Hilary Hopper 41 – 56 Steve Williams Tim Rice Catherine Clarke 68
817 6/01/1989 CSF Tony Vick 80* – 70 Steve Williams Tim Rice Catherine Clarke 81
818 9/01/1989 CSF Nita Marr 51 – 58 Nic Brown Tim Rice Catherine Clarke 70
819 10/01/1989 CGF Tony Vick 68 – 78 Nic Brown Tim Rice Catherine Clarke 113
* includes 10 points from a tie-break conundrum

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