Episode 6288

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Episode 6288 was broadcast on 18 January 2016, and was the third quarter-final of Championship of Champions XIV.

Jen Steadman played Callum Todd, with Jen Steadman winning 107 – 85. The Dictionary Corner guest was Naga Munchetty, and the lexicographer was Susie Dent.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Jen Steadman Score Callum Todd Others Max.
1 KTDWUIEAR WAITED 6 – 6 WAITED TWIRKED 7
2 HNTGEOIAR HEARTING 14 – 14 HEARTING EARTHING, INGATHER*, ORANGITE*, OTHERING* 15
3 2 6 8 6 3 1 → 320 320
(6 × 6 + 3 + 1) × 8
24 – 24 320
(6 × 6 + 3 + 1) × 8


25
TTT AMENLASS This profession could be the death of him. SALESMAN
4 MPHBUIOVN OPIUM 29 – 24 OVUM BUMPH, HIMBO, ONIUM*, PUNIM*, UNHIP* 30
5 GRFSAEONT FRONTAGES 47 – 42 FRONTAGES 48
6 25 1 2 10 6 10 → 668 672 47 – 49 666
(10 × 2 + 6) × (25 + 1) − 10

RR: 668 = ((25 + 10 − 1) × 10 − 6) × 2

58
7 SLRSIUOAY SAILORS 54 – 49 SRSLY OSSUARY*, SUASORY* 65
8 LRNGIEOAT RELATION 62 – 57 TRIANGLE ALERTING*, ALTERING, GELATION*, GERANIOL*, INTEGRAL, LEGATION*, ORANGITE*, ORIENTAL*, REGIONAL*, RELATING*, ROTALINE*, TANGLIER*, TRIGONAL* 73
9 75 50 25 100 2 1 → 682 678
(100 − 75) × 25 + 50 + 2 + 1
69 – 57


80
TTT MORALDUO It sounds like Malcolm was in debt to the lady — this stinks! MALODOUR
10 FLXDEIUTR FLIRTED 76 – 64 FRUITED DILUTER*, DIREFUL, FIXTURE*, FLUTIER*, TRIFLED 87
11 PGDEAOERW POWERED 83 – 71 DOWAGER DEPOWER*, OARWEED*, RAGWEED*, WAGERED*, WORDAGE 94
12 NVLTAIOEO VIOLATE 90 – 78 ELATION ALNOITE*, OLATION*, OVATION*, TOENAIL, VENTAIL*, VIOLENT*, VIOLONE* 101
13 BPMIEASOA AMOEBAS 97 – 85 AMOEBAS 108
14 4 6 2 1 3 8 → 848 840 ☓ 97 – 85

RR: 846 Best: 846 = (8 × 6 − 1) × (4 + 2) × 3

115
15 ALLANGREY LARYNGEAL
(9.75 seconds)
107 – 85 125
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