Episode 1874

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Episode 1874 was broadcast on 5 November 1996, and was the final of Group C in the Supreme Championship.

Barry Grossman played Harvey Freeman, with Harvey Freeman winning 44 – 37. The Dictionary Corner guest was Geoffrey Durham, and the lexicographer was Susie Dent.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Barry Grossman Score Harvey Freeman Others Max.
1 NHNIARMEK MANKIER 7 – 7 RAMEKIN 7
2 TGIANRUYA giantry ☓ 7 – 7 giantry ☓ GUARANTY 15
3 NSRCEIWEY SINCERE 14 – 14 SINCERE CERESIN*, NEWSIER, SCENERY*, WIENERS*, WINCERS*, WINCEYS* 22
4 50 9 5 8 1 7 → 230 230
(50 − 8 ÷ (9 − 7)) × 5
24 – 14


32
5 PFAERDIME impared ☓ 24 – 20 FRAMED FIREDAMP 40
6 SCSQOERXI SCORES 30 – 20 sixscore ☓ CORSES*, COSIER*, COSIES, COSSIE*, CRISES*, CROSSE*, OSIERS*, SCRIES*, SIXERS* 46
7 DEVADBITL libated ☓ 30 – 27 DILATED 53
8 50 75 6 8 10 9 → 703 702
75 × 10 − 8 × 6
37 – 34 702
75 × 10 − 8 × 6

CV: 703 = 75 × 10 − 50 + 9 − 6

63
9 MIKESTIPS 37 – 44 SKIMPIEST
(2 seconds)
73
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