Episode 952

From Countdown

Jump to: navigation, search

< Previous | Next >

Episode 952 was broadcast on 19 January 1990, as part of Series 19.

Frank Wills played Joan Orchard, with Joan Orchard winning 41 – 25. The Dictionary Corner guest was Ernie Wise, and the lexicographer was Catherine Clarke.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Frank Wills Score Joan Orchard Others Max.
1 TNNPEAOSI TENSION/PENSION 7 – 0 SONNET ENATIONS* 8
2 JRSEOIFBX RIBS 7 – 6 BRIEFS FIREBOX* 15
3 GTSKEIUDO GUIDES 13 – 12 STOKED OUTSIDE, TEDIOUS 22
4 25 6 7 9 1 3 → 865 13 – 17 858
(3 + 1) × 9 × 25 − 6 × 7

CV: 865 = (25 + 7) × 3 × 9 + 1

32
5 LLDIUENRR relined ☓ 13 – 23 DULLER DRILLER*, LURIDER* 39
6 GVBRUAIVA GUAVA 18 – 28 GUAVA ABURA*, BRAAI*, VIRGA* 44
7 DTEOPTLEM people ☓ 18 – 34 METTLE MOTTLED, PLOTTED*, TEMPLET*, TEMPTED* 51
8 75 7 10 7 9 1 → 613 612
(7 + 1) × 75 + 10 + 9 − 7
25 – 41 612
(7 + 1) × 75 + 10 + 9 − 7

CV: 613 = (75 − 7) × 9 + 1

61
9 MOOCHYBEN 25 – 41 HONEYCOMB 71
Personal tools