Episode 6190

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Episode 6190 was broadcast on 13 August 2015, as part of Series 73.

Kevin Breeze played David Bathurst, with Kevin Breeze winning 89 – 67. The Dictionary Corner guest was Richard Arnold, and the lexicographer was Susie Dent.

Immediately following this game, the #1 seed of Series 73 (up to this point) had 8 wins, the #2 seed had 7 wins, the #3 seed had 6 wins, and so on down to the #8 seed with 1 win. This is believed to be the only time this perfect reverse pattern has occurred.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Kevin Breeze Score David Bathurst Others Max.
1 DLPEAESCI DISPLACE 8 – 8 DISPLACE ECLIPSED, ESPECIAL*, PEDICELS*, PEDICLES* 8
2 BEHLIARSO boarish ☓ 8 – 14 LASHER ABOLISHER* 26
3 100 50 3 10 4 3 → 523 523
(50 + 3) × 10 − 4 − 3
18 – 24 523
(50 + 3) × 10 − 4 − 3


36
TTT ITCAUSES It causes no end of problems if it fails to show up. SUITCASE
4 TDUEROJRE REROUTED 26 – 24 ROUTED 44
5 QDLDAIOTE TOILED 26 – 31 DILATED DELTOID*, TOADIED* 51
6 75 50 6 8 4 10 → 811 810
75 × 10 + 50 + 4 + 6
33 – 38 810
75 × 10 + 50 + 4 + 6

RR: 811 = (50 − 4) × (10 + 6) + 75

61
7 RDVFUIONA FAVOUR 39 – 44 AROUND DURIAN, INROAD*, ORDAIN*, UNFAIR* 67
8 SMEFINBEG BEEFING 46 – 51 SEEMING 74
9 50 100 4 3 10 1 → 425 425
4 × 100 + 50 ÷ (3 − 1)
56 – 51


84
TTT ACEVISIT You won't have an ace visit to the dentist if you've got these. CAVITIES
10 SNAUSAPNO SAUNAS 62 – 51 SPANS UNSNAPS* 91
11 RWGEAESRI GREASIER 70 – 51 WEARIES 99
12 LOMATEMIY TIMELY 76 – 57 MOIETY IMMOLATE 107
13 RVLTUIAPC RITUAL 82 – 57 TRIAL CULTIVAR 115
14 75 100 50 10 1 6 → 867 866
(75 + 1) × 10 + 100 + 6
89 – 57 857


122
15 SHAMEINIT 89 – 67 HISTAMINE
(7 seconds)
132
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