Episode 6794

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Episode 6794 was broadcast on 29 March 2018, as part of Series 78.

John Cole played Riley Halson, with John Cole winning 87 – 58. The Dictionary Corner guest was Jay Rayner, and the lexicographer was Susie Dent.

Rounds

Rnd Selection John Cole Score Riley Halson Others Max.
1 GCIATREOT COTTAGE 7 – 7 GAROTTE COGITATE*, COTTAGER 8
2 VREFDIMRE FERVID 7 – 14 REFRIED FERRIED*, REDRIVE*, REFIRED*, RIVERED* 15
3 25 10 7 9 10 3 → 917 918
9 × 10 × 10 + 25 − 7
14 – 21 918
9 × 10 × 10 + 25 − 7

RR: 917 = (10 × 10 + 9 − 3 + 25) × 7

25
TTT MAGGINORA Maggi and Nora went to hospital together to have this done. ANGIOGRAM
4 KDOZREMNU MOURNED 21 – 21 DOZEN RONUKED* 32
5 WYIARSEIL swayer ☓ 21 – 25 RISE LAWYERS*, WAILERS, WEARILY 39
6 75 2 6 1 8 5 → 932 935
2 × 6 × 75 + (8 − 1) × 5
28 – 25

RR: 932 = 2 × 6 × 75 + (5 − 1) × 8

49
7 NTLAIAFTI FANTAIL 35 – 25 FATAL 56
8 STAHPESLO STAPLES 42 – 32 HOSTELS ALPHOSES*, APOSTLES, PATHLESS*, PHOLASES*, PLATSHES*, SHOALEST*, SHOPLETS* 64
9 100 25 50 4 2 5 → 117 117
100 + 25 − 2 × 4
52 – 42 117
100 + 25 − 2 × 4


74
TTT DUMPYNOSE Her friends call her "Dumpy Nose", but she used a different name altogether. PSEUDONYM
10 MTIJSUHSI sushimi ☓ 52 – 47 SHUTS ISTHMUS, MISHITS, MISSUIT* 81
11 XGEABSOEN BEGONE 58 – 53 BEGONE NOSEBAG, SEXAGON* 88
12 RDUBPILOI PROUD 63 – 58 BUILD OILBIRD* 95
13 NCEORNAIR CORNIER 70 – 58 CANNER ACONINE*, CANNIER, CARNIER*, CARRION*, NACRINE* 102
14 5 9 6 2 3 7 → 398 400
(6 + 2) × 5 × (3 + 7)
77 – 58

RR: 398 = (6 + 3) × 9 × 5 − 7

112
15 DUNCECLOD CONCLUDED
(5.25 seconds)
87 – 58 122
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