Episode 3395

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Episode 3395 was broadcast on 13 January 2003, and was the sixth preliminary of Championship of Champions XI.

John Rainsden played Tom Hargreaves, with Tom Hargreaves winning 117 – 65. The Dictionary Corner guest was Tim Rice, and the lexicographer was Susie Dent.

Rounds

Rnd Selection John Rainsden Score Tom Hargreaves Others Max.
1 SRMTNEOAP MONSTER 0 – 8 PRONATES MONSTERA*, OPERANTS, STOREMAN* 8
2 DLCSIEUTO DUCTILE 0 – 26 CLOUDIEST 26
3 RWEAJINME MARINE 6 – 32 MARINE WIREMAN, WIREMEN* 33
4 BLTDAIOFA AFLOAT 12 – 38 AFLOAT BIODATA*, TABLOID 40
5 8 7 2 50 25 100 → 288 290 12 – 48 288
(50 − 8) × 7 − (100 ÷ 25 + 2)


50
TTT GRUESOM Everybody wants to avoid these. MORGUES
6 SRHGIEOCU CHOIRS 18 – 54 RICHES COUGHERS*, GROUCHES*, ROUGHIES 58
7 KAIEOPNGT PEAKING 25 – 54 TAPING PINOTAGE* 66
8 DLRSEAUEA lauders ☓ 25 – 61 LEADERS DEALERS, RADULAE* 73
9 GOIEMVNAT MEGATON 32 – 68 EMOTING AMNIOTE*, MAGNETO*, MINTAGE*, MITOGEN*, MOATING*, MONTAGE*, TEAMING*, TEGMINA*, VETOING*, VINTAGE 80
10 6 2 1 5 2 50 → 314 314
(50 + 2) × 6 + 2
42 – 78 314
(50 + 2) × 6 + 2


90
TTT EATMITE Quite frankly, a bit of a teaser. TEATIME
11 CLRIOESDP RECOILS 49 – 85 RECOILS PERCOIDS* 98
12 GNTHIAAYO HATING 55 – 91 HATING HAYING*, HOYING*, TAHINA*, TAONGA*, THINGY, THONGY*, TOYING* 104
13 SRMLDEIUX MIXED 55 – 97 MILDER MISRULED 112
14 3 8 6 2 3 50 → 448 448
(6 + 3) × 50 − 2
65 – 107 448
3 × 3 × 50 − 2


122
15 REDCOUNTS 65 – 117 CONSTRUED
(2.5 seconds)
132
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