Episode 861

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Episode 861 was broadcast on 9 March 1989, and was the first quarter-final of Series 17.

Tim Morrissey played Jim Saywell, with Tim Morrissey winning 60 – 44. The Dictionary Corner guest was Simon Williams, and the lexicographer was Georgia Hole.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Tim Morrissey Score Jim Saywell Others Max.
1 GREXIRPET EXPERT 6 – 6 EXPIRE ETRIER*, GRIPER*, REGRET*, RETIRE* 6
2 SLAOFGIRA SAILOR 12 – 6 LOAFS ARGALIS*, GIRASOL, GLORIAS*, SOLARIA* 13
3 MILDEZALB BLAMED 18 – 12 MAILED ALLIED*, AMBLED*, BAILED*, BALDIE*, BALLED*, BEDLAM*, BELDAM*, BILLED, BLAZED, LABILE*, LAMBED*, LIABLE, LIMBED*, MALLEI*, MEDIAL*, MILLED* 19
4 100 4 10 5 6 1 → 940 940
10 × 100 − (4 + 5 + 1) × 6
28 – 22 940
(100 − 6) × 10


29
5 ODSREOSKR DOSSER 34 – 28 ROOKED KOREROS*, SORDORS* 36
6 PTFOEVAQE VOTE 38 – 32 FATE FOVEATE* 43
7 SDAHUISUM SMASH 43 – 37 MAIDS HASSIUM* 50
8 25 10 5 6 4 3 → 410 411
(10 + 6) × 25 + 3 × 5 − 4
50 – 44 409
(10 + 6) × 25 + 5 + 4

CV: 410 = (4 × 6 − 5 − 3) × 25 + 10

60
9 abghilmns* SHAMBLING
(1 second)
60 – 44 70
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