Episode 2051

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Episode 2051 was broadcast on 17 July 1997, as part of Series 36.

Arthur Singleton played Maria Boyes, with Maria Boyes winning 52 – 46. The Dictionary Corner guest was Richard Digance, and the lexicographer was Susie Dent.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Arthur Singleton Score Maria Boyes Others Max.
1 NLOBDAGES BONDAGE 7 – 7 BONDAGE DOGBANES* 8
2 LXUERTBOD DOUBLET 14 – 7 bolters ☓ TROUBLED 16
3 PKTAMEVOR MARKET 20 – 13 MARKET OMERTA*, PROTEA*, REVAMP, TAMPER 22
4 50 1 8 3 9 9 → 589 589
(50 + 8) × (9 + 1) + 9
30 – 23 589
(50 − 1) × (9 + 3) + 9 − 8


32
5 TTFEIESMA FATTIES 30 – 31 MEATIEST ESTIMATE, TEATIMES 40
6 GHCEIPVGU CHIP 30 – 36 CHIVE GIGUE* 45
7 YNYEAIPDW PAINED 36 – 42 PAINED PAWNED*, PEDWAY*, YAWPED*, YAWNED* 51
8 75 50 9 7 1 9 → 178 176 36 – 52 178
75 + 50 + 9 × 7 − (9 + 1)


61
9 IRENEFROG FOREIGNER
(24.5 seconds)
46 – 52 71
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