Episode 1075

From Countdown

Jump to: navigation, search

< Previous | Next >

Episode 1075 was broadcast on 9 January 1991, as part of Series 21.

Robert Houston played Paul Ablett, with Robert Houston winning 49 – 36. The Dictionary Corner guest was Dinah Sheridan, and the lexicographer was Catherine Clarke.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Robert Houston Score Paul Ablett Others Max.
1 DCLGRIAON DRAGON 6 – 6 DARING CRADLING, IRONCLAD* 8
2 EAUBDNXNO BANNED 12 – 12 BANNED BOUNDEN* 15
3 TKSQNHEIT THINKS 18 – 18 TENTHS KITTENS 22
4 75 1 4 5 9 10 → 652 650
75 × 9 − (4 + 1) × 5
25 – 25 650
9 × 75 − (10 − 5) × (4 + 1)

CV: 652 = (75 − 1) × 9 − 10 − 4

32
5 NWEWNIOKD WINKED 31 – 31 WINKED WINNOWED 40
6 RSWRAEELG EAGLES 37 – 31 glarers ☓ GALERES*, GREASER*, REGALES, SWEARER*, WEARERS* 47
7 PBIJIENSF JIBES 42 – 36 FINES BINES*, FINIS*, NISEI*, PEINS*, PENIS*, PINES*, SNIPE*, SPINE 52
8 25 8 9 7 7 3 → 255 254
(3 + 7) × 25 + (8 ÷ (9 − 7))
49 – 36 254 ☓

CV: 255 = (9 + 7 ÷ 7) × 25 + 8 − 3

62
9 DISCULOUR discolour ☓
(1 second)
49 – 36 LUDICROUS 72
Personal tools