Episode 1949

From Countdown

Jump to: navigation, search

< Previous | Next >

Episode 1949 was broadcast on 25 February 1997, as part of Series 34.

Steve Coberman played Rory Belfield, with Steve Coberman winning 59 – 30. The Dictionary Corner guest was Tim Rice, and the lexicographer was Susie Dent.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Steve Coberman Score Rory Belfield Others Max.
1 SBUAETMFA ABUSE 5 – 5 FEAST ABATES, BATEAU*, BEAUTS*, BEMATA*, ESTUFA*, FUMETS*, MEATUS* 6
2 RLIOSPEAT PATROLS 12 – 12 TRAIPSE EPILATORS* 24
3 EONLRDOEL ENROLLED 20 – 20 ENROLLED 32
4 75 25 4 9 3 4 → 333 332
(25 + 75) × 3 + 4 × 9 − 4
27 – 20 325

CV: 333 = (75 + 9) × 4 − 3

42
5 MAYIJHNOW mothy ☓ 27 – 24 MAIN ANYHOW*, HAYMOW*, HOMINY* 48
6 RTLAUAPOG PORTAL 33 – 24 GROUP LUPARA*, PATROL*, PUTLOG*, RAGOUT, RAGTOP*, RUGOLA*, TORULA* 54
7 QAEUGSTNE AGENTS 39 – 30 QUEENS EQUANTS*, EQUATES, NEGATES*, SEQUENT 61
8 50 4 9 3 3 10 → 791 791
(10 + 3 + 3) × 50 − 9
49 – 30 790


71
9 SHIRKWEED WHISKERED
(3 seconds)
59 – 30 81
Personal tools