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Declan McGurk

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Declan McGurk in Series 83.

Declan McGurk was a finalist in Series 83. He was a Pricing and Data Specialist from Leeds. He subscribed to Apterous after his heat shows were broadcast.

McGurk first appeared on 11 February 2021 against Judith Marshall, winning with 79 points to Marshall's 67 points. From here, he achieved a further six victories, including two centuries, before losing his seventh game to Coral Heath. McGurk's total of 616 points eventually earned him a spot in the series finals in June, but was convincingly knocked out by No. 3-ranked Adam Latchford in the third quarter-final. McGurk amassed an overall total of 656 points in his run.

Episodes

# Date Type Contestant 1 Score Contestant 2 Presenters Guest Lex Max
7442 11/02/2021 P Judith Marshall 67 - 79 Declan McGurk Nick Hewer Rachel Riley Pasha Kovalev Susie Dent 125
7443 12/02/2021 P Declan McGurk 91 - 51 Jason Menzies Nick Hewer Rachel Riley Pasha Kovalev Susie Dent 141
7444 15/02/2021 P Declan McGurk 88 - 83 Phil Lloyd-Bushell Nick Hewer Rachel Riley Pasha Kovalev Susie Dent 134
7445 16/02/2021 P Declan McGurk 117 - 37 Danny Lofthouse Nick Hewer Rachel Riley Pasha Kovalev Susie Dent 142
7446 17/02/2021 P Declan McGurk 73 - 53 Martin K Lewis Nick Hewer Rachel Riley Jeremy Thompson Susie Dent 142
7447 18/02/2021 P Declan McGurk 102 - 27 Jack Coyle Nick Hewer Rachel Riley Jeremy Thompson Susie Dent 166
7448 19/02/2021 P Declan McGurk 66 - 100 Coral Heath Nick Hewer Rachel Riley Jeremy Thompson Susie Dent 125
7534 21/06/2021 QF Adam Latchford 99 - 40 Declan McGurk Nick Hewer Rachel Riley Rufus Hound Susie Dent 137