Episode 1068

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Episode 1068 was broadcast on 31 December 1990, and was the first quarter-final of Championship of Champions V.

Tim Morrissey played Liz Barber, with Tim Morrissey winning 55 – 54. The Dictionary Corner guest was Gyles Brandreth, and the lexicographer was Catherine Clarke.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Tim Morrissey Score Liz Barber Others Max.
1 LWOYDEUBJ BOWLED 6 – 6 DOUBLE BLOWED*, BUOYED, DOUBLY*, JOWLED*, YOWLED* 6
2 TSDLAEHOY LOATHED 13 – 13 LOATHED DEATHLY*, LOATHES*, SHOALED* 13
3 EYRTUPEGD REPUTED 20 – 20 REPUTED ERUPTED, RETYPED* 20
4 100 7 7 3 4 1 → 199 199
(3 − 7 ÷ 7) × 100 − 1
30 – 30 199
(4 − 3 + 1) × 100 − 7 ÷ 7


30
5 TPNTIEAPC PATIENT 30 – 38 PITTANCE 38
6 PSMUASYIR PRAMS 30 – 44 PRISSY PASSIM*, PRIMUS*, PRISMS, PURISM*, PYURIA*, SPRAYS*, SYRUPS* 44
7 SPHBDUAUZ DAUBS 35 – 44 BUSH BAHUS*, BAPUS*, BAUDS*, HAPUS*, PUDUS*, SADHU* 49
8 75 2 7 3 8 4 → 163 163
(75 + 8) × 2 − 3
45 – 54 163
75 × 2 + 7 × 3 − 8


59
9 QUEENDORC CONQUERED
(1 second)
55 – 54 69
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