Episode 4127

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Episode 4127 was broadcast on 16 June 2006, and was the grand final of Championship of Champions XII.

Paul Gallen played Mark Tournoff, with Paul Gallen winning 111 – 93. The Dictionary Corner guest was Kim Woodburn, and the lexicographer was Susie Dent.

Notably, Gallen achieved the maximum possible scores in all of the first 13 rounds. This would remain the longest time that any contestant had ever gone without missing a max until Kirk Bevins' perfect game in Series 60.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Paul Gallen Score Mark Tournoff Others Max.
1 SFTIOASRH STARFISH 8 – 8 STARFISH 8
2 PENASBIMU SUNBEAM 15 – 15 SUNBEAM PNEUMAS* 15
3 NDLOEOGBS NOODLES 22 – 22 NOODLES BELONGS*, BLONDES*, BONGOES, DONGLES*, GLOBOSE*, OBLONGS* 22
4 IZREUTNSR RUNTIER 29 – 29 RUNTIER INSURER*, NUTSIER*, RETURNS*, RUSTIER*, TURNERS* 29
5 25 100 75 2 5 4 → 620 620
(100 − 75) × 25 − 5
39 – 39 620
(100 + 75 − 25 + 5) × 4


39
TTT BODGERAP You'll need one for 5's and 3's. PEGBOARD
6 CELAERLTR CELLARET 47 – 47 CELLARET CELLARER* 47
7 TNMAEOXGW MAGNETO 54 – 54 MONTAGE MEGATON 54
8 DEINRAMEP REMAINED 62 – 62 REMAINED DAMPENER 62
9 RLNIUEGFT REFUTING 70 – 70 REFUTING 70
10 6 2 25 100 50 75 → 175 175
100 + 75
80 – 80 175
100 + 75


80
TTT ROMANDUG He won't mock, but will definitely scoff. GOURMAND
11 VRDAEASDK DREADS 86 – 86 ADDERS DRAKES*, SADDER*, VARDAS* 86
12 HELOCTEMI TELECOM 93 – 86 cometh ☓ 93
13 PCSOEADYN DYSPNOEA 101 – 86 DEACONS 101
14 100 50 25 75 3 4 → 880 882 ☓ 101 – 93 876
(3 × 75 − (100 + 50) ÷ 25) × 4

Best: 881 = (100 × 4 + 3) × 50 ÷ 25 + 75

108
15 PRONEPIPE PEPPERONI
(2 seconds)
111 – 93 118
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