Episode 4471

From Countdown

Jump to: navigation, search

< Previous | Next >

Episode 4471 was broadcast on 31 October 2007, as part of Series 57.

Craig Beevers played Allan Millington, with Craig Beevers winning 120 – 57. The Dictionary Corner guest was Paul Zenon, and the lexicographer was Susie Dent.

This is widely considered one of the greatest performances of all time, with Beevers equalling Dictionary Corner and Carol Vorderman in every round, and dropping just one point from perfection.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Craig Beevers Score Allan Millington Others Max.
1 OIEJRCTLI ELICITOR 8 – 0 ELICIT 8
2 ZNDAEOVLE LOANED 14 – 0 leaven ☓7 ANELED*, ELEVON*, ELODEA*, EVZONE*, LEADEN*, LEANED*, LEAVED, LEAVEN, LEVADE*, LOANEE* 14
3 AITROQTLE TRIOLET 21 – 0 LOITER 21
4 RPDUOENSA POUNDERS 29 – 8 POUNDERS OPERANDS*, PADRONES 29
5 100 6 4 1 9 2 → 540 540
(100 − 9 − 1) × 6
39 – 18 540
(100 − 6 − 4) × (9 − 2 − 1)


39
TTT LOAFBOLT A game where you can all use your hands. FOOTBALL
6 NRMEIECAB CARMINE 46 – 25 CARMINE AMBIENCE* 47
7 UEPDIGXNR EXUDING 53 – 32 EXUDING PUDGIER 54
8 LCGAOEFUS CAGOULES 61 – 32 caseful ☓ 62
9 EDIMTDOLM DELTOID 68 – 32 MIDDLE 69
10 75 6 8 9 9 2 → 440 440
6 × 75 − 8 − 2
78 – 42 440
6 × 75 − (9 + 9 − 8)


79
TTT LACEDTIE Fragile Catherine loves cooked meats. DELICATE
11 ARTIENDAK TRAINED 85 – 49 TANKARD AIRDATE*, ARANEID*, DETRAIN, KERATIN*, RADIANT, RADIATE*, TRANKED* 86
12 MTNOEUSTR TORMENTS 93 – 57 REMOUNTS MOUNTERS* 94
13 OBYESAPNR PERSONA 100 – 57 PROBES BARNEYS*, BARYONS*, BORANES*, ROSEBAY*, SOYBEAN* 101
14 50 3 5 9 9 1 → 960 960
(50 + 3) × (9 + 9) + 5 + 1
110 – 57


111
15 VIRGINMOP IMPROVING
(0.5 seconds)
120 – 57 121
Personal tools