Episode 1063

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Episode 1063 was broadcast on 24 September 1990, and was the third quarter-final of Series 20.

Roy Bendall played Maurice Binks, with Maurice Binks winning 46 – 32. The Dictionary Corner guest was Simon Williams, and the lexicographer was Simon Mason.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Roy Bendall Score Maurice Binks Others Max.
1 SWUGNEROS ROSES 0 – 6 WRONGS SNOWSURE*, SURGEONS 8
2 AOKDCNSVA SNACK 5 – 11 DOCKS CANVAS*, VODKAS* 14
3 DTURRANLE TARRED 5 – 18 NATURED LAUNDER*, LURDANE*, NEUTRAL, RUDERAL*, TRUNDLE*, UNRATED* 21
4 100 75 50 10 8 5 → 631 637 5 – 25 635
8 × 75 + 50 − 10 − 5

Best: 631 = (75 + 100 ÷ 50) × 8 + 10 + 5

31
5 FDTEEMGVR VERGED 11 – 25 GREED DEFTER*, MERGED, TERMED* 37
6 GNENPEZSA PANGS 16 – 30 PANGS ASPEN*, GAPES*, GAZES*, GEANS*, GENAE*, GENES*, NAPES, NEAPS*, NEEPS*, NENES*, PAGES*, PANES*, PANNE*, PEASE*, PEENS*, PENES*, PENNE*, SENNA*, SPANG* 42
7 IILCQDSTE SILTED 22 – 36 TIDIES DEISTIC*, DELICTS*, DICIEST, ELICITS 49
8 100 4 8 8 3 9 → 699 699
(8 − (9 − 8)) × 100 − (4 − 3)
32 – 46 699
(4 + 3) × 100 − 8 ÷ 8


59
9 GREENDIRT 32 – 46 tendering ☓
(3 seconds)
DETERRING 69
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