Episode 2996

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Episode 2996 was broadcast on 23 April 2001, as part of Series 44.

Keith Edghill played Kenneth Bowers, with Kenneth Bowers winning 45 – 44. The Dictionary Corner guest was Damian Eadie, and the lexicographer was Susie Dent.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Keith Edghill Score Kenneth Bowers Others Max.
1 TRAELHXIE EXHALE 0 – 7 LEATHER ETHERIAL 8
2 VFOALSENR FLAVORS 7 – 7 LOANER FLAVONES 16
3 TAOISCDEN CANDIES 14 – 14 COASTED SONICATED* 34
4 25 5 1 5 6 3 → 464 463
(25 + 1) × 6 × 3 − 5
21 – 21 465
(3 × 6 + 1) × 25 − (5 + 5)

CV: 464 = (6 × 25 + 5) × 3 − 1

44
5 RSPAEKDAN SPARKED 28 – 28 SPARKED DARKENS, PANDERS, PARADES*, PARKADE*, SPANKED, SPANKER* 51
6 TOEIABPDM MOATED 34 – 28 damped ☓ AMEBOID*, OPIATED 58
7 JRCEUNFAT jaunter ☓ 34 – 35 FURNACE CENTAUR, FACTURE*, FURCATE* 65
8 6 6 3 3 10 2 → 361 361
6 × 6 × 10 + 3 − 2
44 – 45 361
6 × 6 × 10 + 3 − 2


75
9 CALIFONTI 44 – 45 FICTIONAL 85
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