Episode 6931

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Episode 6931 was broadcast on 16 October 2018, as part of Series 79.

Andy Wedlake played Paul Hollidge, with Paul Hollidge winning 77 – 75. The Dictionary Corner guest was Clive Anderson, and the lexicographer was Susie Dent.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Andy Wedlake Score Paul Hollidge Others Max.
1 NPOOGHIDE POOING 0 – 7 HOOPING DIPHONE*, HOODING, POOHING* 7
2 BDROUDSAE ADSORBED 8 – 7 AROUSED DEBOARDS*, ROADBEDS* 15
3 50 100 25 2 9 6 → 458 458
9 × 50 + 6 + 2
18 – 17 458
9 × 50 + 6 + 2


25
TTT COLINSOIL Colin's oil is all over the road; he's just had an accident. COLLISION
4 RZNIOLREE LONER 23 – 22 LINER LORINER, RELINER* 32
5 NICOSTOXV TOONS 23 – 28 TOXINS OVONICS* 39
6 75 50 3 2 8 3 → 857 850
(3 ÷ 3 + 8 × 2) × 50
28 – 28 856 ☓

RR: 857 = (50 × 8 − 3 × 3) × 2 + 75

49
7 KTSUEAHEG HUGEST 34 – 28 STAGE AUGHTS*, EGESTA*, GASKET, GUTKHA* 55
8 DMLUOECDU MOULDED 41 – 35 CLOUDED 62
9 75 6 3 1 10 8 → 594 594
75 × 8 − 6
51 – 45 594
75 × 8 − 6


72
TTT MIREDPETS His dogs have been mired in this viral struggle for a few days now. DISTEMPER
10 PSTIEBJAT BAPTISE 58 – 52 PATTIES BAPTIST*, BATISTE*, BATTIES* 79
11 YEMRALEWD EMERALD 65 – 59 EMERALD LAWYERED* 87
12 NFSAEIPRT pansier ☓ 65 – 67 PAINTERS PANTRIES, PERTAINS*, PINASTER*, PRISTANE*, REPAINTS* 95
13 SUREPLASI pussier ☓ 65 – 67 PERUSALS*, SUPERIAL*, UPRAISES 103
14 50 100 6 3 7 2 → 604 604
6 × 100 + 7 − 3
75 – 77 604
6 × 100 + 7 − 3


113
15 DRIEDRAGS disgrader ☓
(28.5 seconds)
75 – 77 DISREGARD 123
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