Jill Hayward was a finalist in Series 68. She won three games before losing on a crucial conundrum to Eileen Taylor. Returning as number 6 seed for the finals, her quarter-final was a rematch with Taylor. Once again Hayward was defeated by a narrow margin.
|#||Date||Type||Contestant 1||Score||Contestant 2||Guest||Lex||Max|
|5683||19/04/2013||P||John Gardner||54 – 85||Jill Hayward||Paul Zenon||Susie Dent||119|
|5684||22/04/2013||P||Jill Hayward||87 – 72||JJ Burrows||Paul Zenon||Susie Dent||118|
|5685||23/04/2013||P||Jill Hayward||104 – 63||Pat Gardner||Paul Zenon||Susie Dent||126|
|5686||24/04/2013||P||Jill Hayward||98 – 102||Eileen Taylor||Bill Turnbull||Susie Dent||121|
|5717||24/06/2013||QF||Eileen Taylor||86 – 81||Jill Hayward||Myleene Klass||Susie Dent||134|