Episode 1864

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Episode 1864 was broadcast on 22 October 1996, and was the third quarter-final of Group B in the Supreme Championship.

Chris Waddington played Christine Hunt, with Chris Waddington winning 58 – 41. The Dictionary Corner guest was Philip Franks, and the lexicographer was Susie Dent.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Chris Waddington Score Christine Hunt Others Max.
1 WYDEIOVPL WIPED 5 – 5 PLIED DEPLOY, DEWILY*, DIPOLE*, DOPILY*, PLOIDY*, WIDELY, WIELDY*, WOYLIE*, YOWLED* 6
2 RNATGODCE GRANTED 12 – 12 GRANTED DRAGONET*, NOTECARD* 14
3 LGSIAEJTN STEALING 20 – 12 jangliest ☓ GENITALS* 22
4 75 50 9 8 3 5 → 307 308
(9 − 5) × 75 + 8
27 – 19 308
(9 − 5) × 75 + 8

CV: 307 = (75 + 9) × 3 + 50 + 5

32
5 BSUXRELHA BUSHEL 33 – 19 RELAX BLUSHER, HAULERS*, HERBALS* 39
6 FHMOEONSN HOMES 38 – 24 MOOSE FOEHNS*, NOMENS 45
7 LBEYSATSE sublets ☓ 38 – 31 STABLES BASSLET*, BEASTLY, LYSATES*, TEASELS* 52
8 75 6 10 7 9 8 → 610 610
75 × 8 + 10
48 – 41 610
75 × 8 + 10


62
9 INTERNOTE RETENTION
(2.5 seconds)
58 – 41 72
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