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Episode 2117

From Countdown

Episode 2117 was broadcast on 17 October 1997, as part of Series 37.

Kate Surtees played Tom Sweeney, with Kate Surtees winning 47 – 36. The Dictionary Corner guest was Geoffrey Durham, and the lexicographer was Anna Eaton.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Kate Surtees Score Tom Sweeney Others Max.
1 SNDOESRIL RINDLESS 8 – 0 DOSSIER INDORSES*, SOLDIERS 8
2 SEDGALOTE GLOATED 15 – 7 GLOATED DESOLATE 16
3 VMOSIUHGA SOUGH 15 – 14 VAGUISH MAUVISH*, VOGUISH 23
4 50 5 7 6 3 4 → 479 479
(50 + 4) × (6 + 3) − 9
25 – 14 480


33
5 RIROYPADL PRIORY 31 – 14 ROYAL AIRDROP, DIPOLAR*, PYRALID*, RAPIDLY* 40
6 BERLTIAKI TRIBAL 37 – 20 RETAIL BALKIER*, LIBRATE*, TABLIER*, TRIABLE 47
7 FEJBINATO JOINT 37 – 26 OBTAIN BOATIE*, FEIJOA* 53
8 6 1 10 6 4 4 → 306 306
6 × (4 + 1) × 10 + 6
47 – 36 306
(6 + 4) × 10 × (4 − 1) + 6


63
9 LILYHOWES 47 – 36 YELLOWISH 73