Episode 186

From Countdown

Jump to: navigation, search

< Previous | Next >

Episode 186 was broadcast on 16 October 1984, and was the second quarter-final of Championship of Champions I.

Joyce Cansfield played Christine Hunt, with Joyce Cansfield winning 45 – 31. The Dictionary Corner guest was Nigel Rees, and the lexicographer was Yvonne Warburton.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Joyce Cansfield Score Christine Hunt Others Max.
1 SEBIBETDE BETIDES 7 – 0 DEBITS 7
2 GNAVREASJ RAVAGES 14 – 0 GRAVES 14
3 YQMOIDHOO MOODY 19 – 5 MOODY HYOID* 19
4 25 75 8 5 7 9 → 889 888
(75 − 9 + 8) × (5 + 7)
26 – 12 888
(75 + 25) × 9 − 7 − 5

CV: 889 = (75 + 25 + (8 − 5) × 9) × 7

29
5 KMERLAOHB RAMBLE 32 – 18 MARBLE ARMHOLE* 36
6 LISAYESFF YAFFLES 39 – 25 FALSIFY FALSIES*, SALSIFY* 43
7 XGTEHSIAP EIGHTS 45 – 31 EIGHTS GEISHA*, PHAGES*, SAITHE*, SPATHE*, TAXIES* 49
8 75 6 5 4 1 5 → 565 45 – 31

CV: 565 = (75 + 5) × (6 + 1) + 5

59
9 LIIMECDAN 45 – 31 MEDICINAL 69
Personal tools