Episode 743

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Episode 743 was broadcast on 30 May 1988, as part of Series 15.

Gavin Rogers played Ken Toll, with Gavin Rogers winning 57 – 35. The Dictionary Corner guest was Nigel Rees, and the lexicographer was Freda Thornton.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Gavin Rogers Score Ken Toll Others Max.
1 DISHENTUA HANDIEST 8 – 0 HAUNTED DIANTHUS* 8
2 ULSTDEAMS tassled ☓ 8 – 5 TALES AMULETS, ASSUMED*, DAMSELS*, DESALTS*, MEDUSAS*, MULETAS*, SALUTED, SALUTES*, TALUSES*, TUSSLED* 15
3 TEOBVDEGN VENTED 14 – 5 BODGE BEGONE*, BONGED*, DENOTE, DEVOTE*, TONGED*, VETOED* 21
4 1 5 7 3 5 100 → 664 664
(100 − 5) × 7 − 1
24 – 5 662


31
5 CEUSVIOLN UNVEILS 31 – 12 ENVIOUS CONVULSE 39
6 TEIIGBRNR BITING 37 – 18 ERRING RETIRING 47
7 OEDSLSGOR DROOLS 37 – 25 GODLESS DOORLESS 55
8 6 7 10 5 1 1 → 830 830
((5 + 6 + 1) × 7 − 1) × 10
47 – 35 830
((5 + 6 + 1) × 7 − 1) × 10


65
9 NINETIESV INTENSIVE
(28 seconds)
57 – 35 75
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