Episode 1757

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Episode 1757 was broadcast on 23 February 1996, as part of Series 31.

Kevin Fisk played Bryan Darbey, with Bryan Darbey winning 48 – 44. The Dictionary Corner guest was Nigel Rees, and the lexicographer was Catherine Stokes.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Kevin Fisk Score Bryan Darbey Others Max.
1 QAUNSSERH HARNESS 7 – 0 squashes ☓ QUASHES, SQUARES 7
2 WCTOARNGE CARTON 13 – 6 ORANGE COGNATE, ENACTOR*, NEGATOR*, WAGONER* 14
3 WMMIOARDI WORD 17 – 10 ROAM DAIMIO* 20
4 75 6 2 5 3 8 → 771 774 17 – 17 773
75 × (8 + 2) + 3 × 6 + 5

CV: 771 = 75 × (8 + 2) + 3 × 5 + 6

30
5 VSPOENYZO SPOON 22 – 22 PEONY ENVOYS, SNOOPY*, SNOOZE, SNOOZY, SPOONY* 36
6 NDOISROPU POISON 28 – 22 SNOOD DUPIONS*, INDOORS, SORDINO*, UNIPODS*, UROPODS* 43
7 VDJOELCLI COILED 34 – 28 VOICED COLLIDE*, JOLLIED 50
8 25 8 9 10 4 2 → 458 458
(4 × 2 + 10) × 25 + 8
44 – 38 458
25 × (10 + 8) + 2 × 4


60
9 VENICILUS 44 – 48 INCLUSIVE
(9.75 seconds)
70
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