Episode 1587

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Episode 1587 was broadcast on 30 September 1994, and was the Series 28 grand final.

Wayne Kelly played Damian Eadie, with Damian Eadie winning 94 – 83. The Dictionary Corner guests were Shirley Anne Field and Michael Parkinson, and the lexicographer was Richard Samson.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Wayne Kelly Score Damian Eadie Others Max.
1 EAGNDISRC CREASING 8 – 8 READINGS DISGRACE*, GRADINES* 8
2 OTSAVHEMA MATHS 13 – 13 SHOVE HAMATES* 15
3 50 10 5 8 8 5 → 729 729
(10 + 5) × 50 − (8 + 8 + 5)
23 – 23 729
(10 + 5) × 50 − (8 + 8 + 5)


25
4 SIRQOATWL RATIOS 29 – 23 WRIST ORALIST*, TAILORS 32
5 DREITDUPS DISRUPTED 47 – 41 DISRUPTED 50
6 25 3 7 4 1 7 → 460 461
(7 − 1) × 3 × 25 + 7 + 4
54 – 41 458

CV: 460 = ((4 − 1) × 7 + 25) × (7 + 3)

60
7 LIAMBRADY 54 – 51 ADMIRABLY
(5.5 seconds)
70
8 EVKIYMDEH heedy ☓ 54 – 56 MIKED HIKED, HIVED*, KEYED* 75
9 AUOSCRTWI ocurist ☓ 54 – 62 RACIST CARIOUS, CITROUS*, CUATROS*, CURIOSA*, SAUTOIR*, SURCOAT*, TURACOS* 82
10 100 75 50 25 2 5 → 380 379
75 × 5 + 50 ÷ 25 + 2
61 – 62 377

CV: 380 = (100 + 75 + 25 − 50 ÷ 5) × 2

92
11 BERSIERNO BERRIES 68 – 69 ENROBES BOREENS*, EBONIES*, EBONISE*, IRONERS*, REBORES*, SOBERER 99
12 JIYSFOAGT JOIST 73 – 74 FOIST FAGOTS, GASIFY* 105
13 75 4 3 5 8 1 → 619 619
8 × 75 + 3 × 5 + 4
83 – 84 619
75 × 8 + 4 × 5 − 1


115
14 LETISSIER 83 – 94 STERILISE
(15.5 seconds)
125
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