Episode 2674

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Episode 2674 was broadcast on 27 December 1999, and was the first quarter-final of Championship of Champions X.

Simon Cooper played Terence English, with Terence English winning 58 – 39. The Dictionary Corner guest was Nigel Rees, and the lexicographer was Mark Nyman.

The Wings set was changed from grey to orange beginning with this episode, and the new title logo was introduced.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Simon Cooper Score Terence English Others Max.
1 PSRVIAEUA VIPERS 6 – 6 ASPIRE PARVISE*, SPIRAEA, UPRAISE 7
2 TDGSEAOWE STOWAGE 13 – 13 SWEATED DOTAGES*, GOATEES*, TOWAGES* 14
3 NLTVUAEIR entrail ☓ 13 – 21 VIRULENT AVIRULENT* 32
4 25 2 1 7 4 1 → 593 594
(25 × 4 − 1) × (7 − 1)
20 – 21 597

CV: 593 = ((7 − 1) × 25 − 2) × 4 + 1

42
SST CESCUSS SUCCESS
5 LXDGEAOYB GABLED 26 – 27 BODEGA ALBEDO*, DAYGLO*, DOABLE*, GAOLED*, GLOBED* 48
6 LFSGEIERZ FLIERS 32 – 33 RIFLES FRIEZES*, RELIEFS 55
7 CTMTOAINU AUCTION 32 – 41 MUTATION 63
8 50 75 25 100 9 2 → 797 800
(9 − 2) × 100 + 75 + 25
39 – 48 800
(9 − 2) × 100 + 75 + 25

CV: 797 = 9 × 100 − 2 × 50 − 75 ÷ 25

73
9 FINESTYIN 39 – 58 INTENSIFY
(2 seconds)
83
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