Episode 2721

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Episode 2721 was broadcast on 1 March 2000, as part of Series 42.

Andy Brown played Russell Gaines, with Russell Gaines winning 56 – 39. The Dictionary Corner guest was Geoffrey Durham, and the lexicographer was Catherine Clarke.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Andy Brown Score Russell Gaines Others Max.
1 YQEILHASR SHALE 0 – 7 HAILERS SHALIER 7
2 DZTEINGOF DOTING 6 – 13 DOZING FETING*, FIDGET, FOETID*, GIFTED, TINGED*, TOEING*, TONGED*, ZINGED*, ZOFTIG* 13
3 PCAEKNLIC PENCIL 12 – 19 PICKLE CALCINE*, CAPELIN*, PANICLE, PELICAN 20
4 1 7 10 6 3 6 → 557 12 – 26 560
10 × 7 × (6 + 3 − 1)

CV: 557 = ((6 + 3) × 6 + 1) × 10 + 7

30
SST LANCERT CENTRAL
5 RSWAELTUO OUTLAWS 19 – 26 WATERS OUTWEARS 38
6 DMEVNAEBT DEBATE 25 – 32 BEAMED ADVENT, BATMEN*, BEANED*, BEATEN, DEMEAN*, DEMENT*, TANDEM*, TEAMED*, VENTED* 44
7 SFRIOVNAE EVASION 32 – 39 OVARIES AVERSION 52
8 50 1 9 2 7 8 → 754 753
(7 + 8) × 50 + 2 + 1
39 – 46 753
(7 + 8) × 50 + 2 + 1

CV: 754 = (8 + 7) × (50 + 1) − 9 − 2

62
9 PIQUETMEN 39 – 56 EQUIPMENT
(2.5 seconds)
72
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