Episode 1863

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Episode 1863 was broadcast on 21 October 1996, and was the second quarter-final of Group B in the Supreme Championship.

Pete Evans played Evan Simpson, with Evan Simpson winning 50 – 28. The Dictionary Corner guest was Philip Franks, and the lexicographer was Susie Dent.

NOTE: The conundrum was illegal as WINE GLASS was specified only as two words in the COD8.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Pete Evans Score Evan Simpson Others Max.
1 GDCIAEDWB BADGED 6 – 6 CADDIE ABIDED*, BADDIE*, CADGED 6
2 DSCOIUNID SOUND 11 – 11 DISCO DISCOID 13
3 HTMUEORRF MOTHER 11 – 18 FURTHER MOUTHER, MURTHER* 20
4 25 7 8 4 3 5 → 323 325
(8 + 5) × 25
18 – 25 325
(8 + 5) × 25

CV: 323 = (3 × 25 + 7) × 4 − 5

30
5 EOEBNTYAG AGENT 18 – 32 BAYONET 37
6 SREOMMETI METEORS 18 – 40 MEMORIES MEMORISE*, MERISTEM*, SOMETIME*, TIRESOME* 45
7 NLROEUNWH unwhole ☓ 18 – 40 unwhole ☓ HOWLER, NEURON*, RENOWN*, RUNNEL*, UNWORN* 51
8 75 4 3 9 2 5 → 241 241
75 × 3 + 9 + 5 + 2
28 – 50 241
75 × 3 + (9 − 5) × 4


61
9 WAGLINESS 28 – 50 WINEGLASS 71
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