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Episode 403

From Countdown

Episode 403 was broadcast on 7 April 1986, and was the second semi-final of Championship of Champions II.

Clive Freedman played Laurie Silver, with Clive Freedman winning 58 – 51. The Dictionary Corner guest was Gyles Brandreth, and the lexicographer was Catherine Clarke.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Clive Freedman Score Laurie Silver Others Max.
1 LTKOELCAQ COLLATE 7 – 7 COLLATE LOCKET 7
2 NRSZOESGN ENGROSS 14 – 7 GONERS 14
3 TFONHUABY BOUNTY 20 – 13 BOUNTY BUOYANT*, HAUTBOY* 21
4 100 50 10 6 2 10 → 511 510 20 – 23 511
10 ÷ 2 × 100 + 50 ÷ 10 + 6


31
5 SPSEAEVNR SEVERS 26 – 29 PASSER ASPERSE*, AVENSES*, PARESES*, SERAPES*, VESPERS 38
6 MYGOEDTAS MODESTY 33 – 36 MODESTY DOTAGES*, SOMEDAY* 45
7 NGUODWHAF WOUND 38 – 41 WOUND DONGA*, DOUGH*, FANGO*, FAUGH*, FONDU*, FOUND*, FUNGO*, GONAD*, GOWAN*, GUANO*, HOGAN*, HOUND*, WAGON*, WHANG*, WONGA* 50
8 75 7 10 5 1 8 → 608 608
8 × 75 + 7 + 1
48 – 51 608
8 × 75 + 7 + 1


60
9 DFACELIFT AFFLICTED
(17 seconds)
58 – 51 70