Episode 6759

From Countdown

Jump to: navigation, search

< Previous | Next >

Episode 6759 was broadcast on 8 February 2018, as part of Series 78.

Phil Davies played Alyn McFetridge, with Phil Davies winning 98 – 86. The Dictionary Corner guest was Alexis Conran, and the lexicographer was Susie Dent.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Phil Davies Score Alyn McFetridge Others Max.
1 LTAPROESV PAROLES 7 – 7 PLATERS LEVATORS*, OVERLAPS*, OVERSALT, PETROSAL*, PREVOTAL* 8
2 BIULTLERI REBUILT 14 – 14 REBUILT 15
3 75 10 5 9 2 8 → 730 730
(75 − 2) × 10
24 – 24 730
(75 − 2) × 10


25
TTT ROGERDOWN Roger was sent down; he'd been a very naughty boy. WRONGDOER
4 VIDRNEDAN INVADER 31 – 31 RAVINED ADRENIN*, DANDIER, DRAINED*, INVADED* 32
5 ZRIAEMDXS ADMIRES 38 – 31 DREAMS ADMIXES*, MEZAIRS*, MIDEARS*, MISREAD*, SIDEARM 39
6 50 8 9 7 7 9 → 253 251
(7 − (9 − 7)) × 50 + 9 − 8
45 – 38 251
(7 + 7 − 9) × 50 + 9 − 8

RR: 253 = (50 × 9 + 8 × 7) ÷ (9 − 7)

49
7 RSLASEIPG GLASSIER 53 – 46 GLASSIER PAIRLSES*, PRISAGES* 57
8 JABNQOESG BANJOES 60 – 53 BANJOES OGBANJES* 65
9 25 50 75 9 6 9 → 934 935
(75 + 25) × 9 + 50 − 9 − 6
67 – 53

RR: 934 = 50 × 9 + 75 × 6 + 25 + 9

75
TTT ADAMBELTS Adam belts out the criticism to his staff, leaving them severely reprimanded. LAMBASTED
10 TINWPAMOK POTMAN 73 – 53 PAINT MAINTOP*, TAMPION 82
11 CGEDOUCRF occured ☓ 73 – 59 FORGED CODGER*, DOUCER*, DROGUE*, FORCED*, GOURDE*, ROGUED*, ROUGED 88
12 HERSOPTUR POSTURER 81 – 59 sprouter ☓ PORTEURS*, TROUPERS* 96
13 MNETYIADM AMENITY 88 – 66 AMENITY DYNAMITE 104
14 100 6 3 9 2 10 → 278 278
3 × 100 − (2 × 6 + 10)
98 – 76 278
(100 − 10) × 3 + 6 + 2


114
15 TRYINBLAH 98 – 86 LABYRINTH
(1.5 seconds)
124
Personal tools