David Stainer

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David Stainer was a contestant in Series 47.

He pipped Peter Coutts by just two points in Coutts' eighth game, and went on to make three centuries before losing to Cyril Cohen.

A solicitor, in 2003, he was invited back to play fellow solicitor Simon Cobb in a special episode.

He has appeared on several other quiz shows, most notably University Challenge, BrainTeaser, Fifteen to One, 100%, One To Win, Grand Slam, Only Connect, Cleverdicks and Who Wants To Be A Millionaire?, winning £64,000 in the last of these.

Episodes

# Date Type Contestant 1 Score Contestant 2 Guest Lex Max
3231 15/04/2002 P Peter Coutts 76 – 78 David Stainer Lionel Blair Richard Samson 131
3232 16/04/2002 P David Stainer 100 – 73 Leslie Ellison Lionel Blair Richard Samson 130
3233 17/04/2002 P David Stainer 102 – 35 Margaret Shephard Lionel Blair Richard Samson 127
3234 18/04/2002 P David Stainer 100 – 39 Sheila Mackay Lionel Blair Damian Eadie 117
3235 19/04/2002 P David Stainer 80 – 96 Cyril Cohen Lionel Blair Damian Eadie 117
S5 25/08/2003 S Simon Cobb 88 – 93 David Stainer Geoffrey Durham Susie Dent 138
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