Episode 2304

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Episode 2304 was broadcast on 14 July 1998, as part of Series 39.

Simon Cobb played Vasudeo Joshi, with Simon Cobb winning 65 – 50. The Dictionary Corner guest was Martin Jarvis, and the lexicographer was Mark Nyman.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Simon Cobb Score Vasudeo Joshi Others Max.
1 RSRTOIADA AORIST 6 – 6 RATIOS RADIATORS 18
2 SBHIUEVTA HIVES 11 – 6 BUSH HABITUES 26
3 MCREIDALE CREAMED 18 – 13 MIRACLE DECLAIMER, RECLAIMED 44
4 25 5 1 6 9 7 → 737 734
(5 × 6 − 1) × 25 + 9
25 – 20 734
25 × 5 × 6 − (9 + 7)

CV: 735 = 25 × 5 × 6 − (9 + 7 − 1)
Best: 737 = (25 × 5 − (9 − 7)) × 6 − 1

54
5 NHTOAELSY HONESTLY 33 – 28 HONESTLY 62
6 ZGNROEUTP TONGUE 39 – 34 PUNTER GUNTER*, GUTZER*, POUTER*, ROUGET*, TROUPE*, UNROPE*, URGENT, ZONURE* 68
7 GTSIEADPI PASTED 45 – 40 DIGEST AGISTED* 75
8 25 6 6 4 8 2 → 142 142
(6 + 8) × (6 + 4) + 2
55 – 50 142
25 × 6 − 8


85
9 GRIMPOINT IMPORTING
(2.25 seconds)
65 – 50 95
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