Episode 1621

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Episode 1621 was broadcast on 16 February 1995, as part of Series 29.

Darren Shacklady played Tony David, with Darren Shacklady winning 69 – 38. The Dictionary Corner guest was Jan Harvey, and the lexicographer was Ruth Killick.

Shacklady achieved what is believed to be the second perfect game in the history of Countdown.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Darren Shacklady Score Tony David Others Max.
1 DRCOIOYPD DROOPY 6 – 6 DROOPY 6
2 SRIATECIT CRISTATE 14 – 6 RACIEST ARTISTIC, CITRATES*, SCATTIER 14
3 VSLAOUWAF AVOWALS 21 – 6 FOULS 21
4 75 5 8 2 10 4 → 607 607
75 × 8 + 5 + 2
31 – 16 607
75 × 8 + 5 + 2


31
5 XSIICDUSG DISCUS 37 – 22 DISCUS 37
6 VJMAEAFGD DAMAGE 43 – 22 FAMED 43
7 TBOMATWIG GAMBIT 49 – 28 GAMBIT WOMBAT 49
8 50 2 5 1 10 9 → 700 700
(9 + 5) × 50
59 – 38 700
(9 + 5) × 50


59
9 IFRIEDTOM MORTIFIED
(1.25 seconds)
69 – 38 69
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