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Episode 7700

From Countdown

Episode 7700 was broadcast on 17 February 2022, as part of Series 85.

Jacob Kearney played James Wainwright, with Jacob Kearney winning 93 – 84. The Dictionary Corner guest was Elaine Paige, and the lexicographer was Susie Dent.

NOTE: The contestants were not asked to show their methods in the simple Round 9; Anne Robinson instead presented hers, namely 50 + 25 + 100 × 6.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Jacob Kearney Score James Wainwright Others Max.
1 LNGSIEOAP PLEASING 8 – 8 PLEASING AEGILOPS*, ELAPSING, GASOLINE, OPALINES*, SPOILAGE* 8
2 THUERNUDI UNDERHIT 16 – 8 THUNDER 16
3 75 25 50 100 9 1 → 781 778 ☓ 16 – 15 777
(9 + 1) × 75 + 25 + 100 ÷ 50

AMI: 780/782 Best: 782 = (75 + 1) × 9 + 100 − 50 ÷ 25

23
TTT GLENDIGS Glen has verbal digs at his opponent; it's just not cricket. SLEDGING
4 PGTEOEMRA TEMPER 16 – 22 PROTEGE PROGAMETE* 41
5 VSWTAEUIE WAVIEST 23 – 29 WAVIEST AESTIVE* 48
6 25 10 6 9 1 5 → 574 23 – 29

AMI: 574 = (6 × 10 + 1) × 9 + 25

58
7 RLPDEIESI REPLIED 30 – 29 sliedier ☓ DELIRES*, PERLIDS*, PIERIDS*, PIRLIES*, PRESIDE*, REPLIES*, RESILED*, RESLIDE*, SPIEDIE*, SPIELED*, SPIELER* 65
8 NLROAEDSU UNLOADERS 48 – 29 RELOANS EUROLANDS 83
9 75 100 50 25 10 6 → 675 675 58 – 39 675


93
TTT MADESTEP Everyone made a step for the entrance when the sales started. STAMPEDE
10 GNLBAEAOR BELONG 64 – 45 ORANGE BARONAGE* 101
11 QSTLIOENA ELATION 71 – 52 ELATION ALNOITES*, TOENAILS 109
12 HRTPAOAIM ARMPIT 77 – 58 IMPART AMORPHA*, AMPHORA*, MORPHIA* 116
13 CRSFEOEGV FEVERS 83 – 64 COVERS CORVEES* 123
14 25 4 10 8 4 10 → 829 829
(4 × 8 + 10 ÷ 10) × 25 + 4
93 – 74 829
10 × 10 × 8 + 25 + 4


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15 ITSTHECAT cathetist ☓
(6 seconds)
93 – 84 CHATTIEST
(15.5 seconds)
143