Episode 2331

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Episode 2331 was broadcast on 20 August 1998, as part of Series 39.

Iain Forbes played Zoran Blackie, with Zoran Blackie winning 50 – 25. The Dictionary Corner guest was Rachael Heyhoe-Flint, and the lexicographer was Susie Dent.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Iain Forbes Score Zoran Blackie Others Max.
1 SRLAIOGLJ LAIRS 0 – 6 SAILOR GORILLAS 8
2 VMPAEUGIS PAGES 0 – 12 IMAGES GUIMPES*, MAGPIES, MISGAVE* 15
3 TWNEIRBOD BROWNED 7 – 12 WINTER BORNITE*, BROWNIE, DOWNIER*, ORBITED* 22
4 50 5 6 4 7 10 → 383 384 7 – 22 383
(50 + 5) × 7 − (6 − 4)


32
5 SRHAEOLIV ASHORE 13 – 28 HOLIER OVERSAIL*, SHRIEVAL*, VALORISE*, VARIOLES 40
6 MTQAUOPYE EMPTY 18 – 33 QUOTA OPAQUE, PAYOUT*, TEAPOY 46
7 NGCAIARED READING 25 – 40 READING ARCADING*, CARDIGAN, CARANGID, DRAINAGE*, GARDENIA*, RADIANCE* 54
8 25 9 4 1 5 6 → 289 289 ☓ 25 – 50 289
(25 + 4) × (9 + 1) − (6 − 5)


64
9 GERMANAIR remaining ☓
(2 seconds)
25 – 50 MARGARINE 74
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