Episode 2173

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Episode 2173 was broadcast on 12 January 1998, and was the third quarter-final of Championship of Champions IX.

James Martin played Natascha Kearsey, with Natascha Kearsey winning 52 – 51. The Dictionary Corner guest was Gloria Hunniford, and the lexicographer was Mark Nyman.

Rounds

Rnd Selection James Martin Score Natascha Kearsey Others Max.
1 GYKROEIXT GOITRE 6 – 6 GOITRE 6
2 LMOAUYSTE OUTLAYS 6 – 14 SOULMATE 14
3 GAIURFDNL DARLING 13 – 21 DARLING DIURNAL, FIGURAL*, FLARING, FURLING*, GAINFUL*, LANGUID*, LARDING*, LAUDING* 21
4 100 50 1 4 10 5 → 897 896
(10 − 1) × 100 − 4
20 – 28 896
(4 + 5) × 100 − (50 ÷ 10 − 1)

CV: 897 = (100 − 50 ÷ 5) × 10 − (4 − 1)

31
5 TJTNEOEPS PENTOSE 27 – 28 STEEP JETTONS* 38
6 OADWHDELN HANDLED 34 – 35 HANDLED 45
7 MEBALIGNQ BEAMING 41 – 42 BLAMING AMBLING*, GEMINAL*, LAMBING*, MINABLE* 52
8 75 100 25 50 6 7 → 637 637
(100 − (75 ÷ 25 + 6)) × 7
51 – 52 637
(100 + 7) × 6 − (75 + 50) ÷ 25


62
9 CASHPIPES 51 – 52 SPACESHIP 72
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