Episode 3042

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Episode 3042 was broadcast on 29 June 2001, and was the Series 44 grand final.

John Rainsden played Stuart Wood, with Stuart Wood winning 59 – 48. The Dictionary Corner guest was Stephen Fry, and the lexicographer was Damian Eadie.

This episode featured the lowest winning score in a 14 round game.

Rounds

Rnd Selection John Rainsden Score Stuart Wood Others Max.
1 LPVSUEAGM PLAGUES 7 – 0 VALUES PLUMAGES* 8
2 NETDIORBK EDITOR 13 – 6 TINKER BORNITE*, ORBITED, RIETBOK* 15
3 25 75 8 3 9 8 → 874 875
(75 + 25) × 8 + 9 × 8 + 3
20 – 13 875
(75 + 25 + 9) × 8 + 3

CV: 874 = (25 + 75 − 3) × 9 + 8 ÷ 8

25
4 CWLSAETIN ELASTIC 27 – 13 CASTLE CANTLES*, CINEAST*, CLIENTS*, ELASTIN*, ENTAILS*, INWALES*, LACIEST, LANCETS*, LATICES*, LECTINS*, LENTISC*, SALIENT*, SALTINE*, SANICLE*, SCALENI*, SLAINTE*, STENCIL* 32
5 CODUGFERC fudger ☓ 27 – 13 occured ☓ CODGER, DROGUE*, FORCED*, FORGED*, GOURDE*, ROGUED*, ROUGED* 38
6 7 5 1 8 6 3 → 757 27 – 13

CV: 756/758 Best: 757 = (8 × 3 + 1) × 6 × 5 + 7

48
7 PETERHEAD 27 – 13 PREHEATED 58
8 SMALIETNO MANLIEST 35 – 21 AILMENTS ALIMENTS*, AMNIOTES*, LAMINOSE*, SEMOLINA*, TOENAILS* 66
9 XLRHSAEIR shalier ☓ 35 – 28 HARRIES HAILERS*, RAILERS* 73
10 100 9 7 3 9 5 → 161 161 ☓ 35 – 38 161
100 + 9 × 7 − (5 − 3)


83
11 DEOTASRNE ROASTED 42 – 38 donaters ☓ RESONATED 101
12 TGDAIPUYO PAYOUT 48 – 44 PAYOUT AGOUTI*, OUGIYA* 107
13 75 10 1 9 1 9 → 284 48 – 49 275
(9 + 9 + 1 + 1) × 10 + 75

Best: 284 = (10 + 9) × (9 + 1 + 1) + 75

117
14 LANCASTER 48 – 59 ANCESTRAL
(8.5 seconds)
127
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