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Episode 7663

From Countdown

Episode 7663 was broadcast on 20 December 2021, as the fourth quarter-final of Series 84.

Jeremy Slaney played Matt Gould, with Jeremy Slaney winning 126 – 94. The Dictionary Corner guest was Richard Coles, and the lexicographer was Susie Dent.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Jeremy Slaney Score Matt Gould Others Max.
1 DNLIOOAPE PALINODE 8 – 0 NOODLE 8
2 CRMTOAIEG MORTICE 15 – 7 GRIMACE COMIGRATE* 26
3 100 7 5 2 3 3 → 906 906
(100 × 3 + 2) × 3
25 – 17 906
(7 + 2) × 100 + 3 + 3


36
TTT TAINTIVY It's not a play on words, it's a word about a play. NATIVITY
4 RLNSEIUVT INVERTS 32 – 17 UNREST INSULTER*, LUSTRINE*, RIVULETS*, UNRIVETS*, VENTURIS*, VIRULENT* 44
5 HSWAEAUSL WASHES 38 – 23 HASSLE HALSES*, HALWAS*, HAWSES*, LASHES*, LUSHES*, SHAWLS, SWALES*, WHALES*, WHEALS* 50
6 75 7 2 4 5 3 → 690 690
75 − (7 − (4 − 3)) × 5 × 2
48 – 33 690
(75 − 4 − 2) × (7 + 3)


60
7 FRYPIEEOB ROPEY 53 – 38 PROBE BEFORE*, BOERIE*, FORBYE*, OBEYER*, PROBIE* 66
8 STDRIAEOL IDOLATERS 71 – 56 IDOLATERS STEROIDAL 84
9 25 4 5 7 6 10 → 419 419
10 × 7 × 6 − (5 − 4)
81 – 66 419
(10 + 7) × 25 − 6


94
TTT AMBERGOT Amber got a taste for Earl Grey tea. BERGAMOT
10 NGTEOEBAN TONNAGE 88 – 73 TONNAGE BANTENG, NEONATE* 101
11 RSXUEOALM MAULERS 95 – 73 morales ☓ RAMULOSE, ROMULEAS* 109
12 CTHDEAOND CATHODE 102 – 80 CATHODE CHANTED, DONATED*, DONTCHA*, DOTHEAD*, NODHEAD*, NOTCHED 116
13 WCTIIOEGM TIME 106 – 84 TOME MEIOTIC* 123
14 50 100 75 25 7 9 → 669 669
75 × 9 − (100 + 50) ÷ 25
116 – 94 669
75 × 9 − (100 + 50) ÷ 25


133
15 LETUPATEE EPAULETTE
(7.5 seconds)
126 – 94 143