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Episode 7794

From Countdown

Episode 7794 was broadcast on 29 June 2022, as part of Series 86.

Daren Barnes played Richard Wagler, with Daren Barnes winning 82 – 67. The Dictionary Corner guest was Phil Spencer, and the lexicographer was Susie Dent.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Daren Barnes Score Richard Wagler Others Max.
1 HSDEOYDEG HEDGES 6 – 6 SHODDY GEODESY 7
2 CTSIAFROP CRAFTS 6 – 13 PROFITS APRICOTS, PATRICOS*, PISCATOR* 15
3 75 25 10 10 8 6 → 473 473
75 × 6 + 25 − (10 − 8)
16 – 23 473
75 × 6 + 25 − (10 − 8)


25
TTT PEGROYAL He'll often peg down to the Theatre Royal for a night out. PLAYGOER
4 MNPIEACSR MINCERS 23 – 30 MINCERS CERIMANS*, CREMAINS*, PRISMANE* 33
5 GTLHEOTES HOTELS 23 – 37 GHETTOS GHETTOES 41
6 25 9 2 7 10 2 → 828 23 – 37

RR: 828 = ((2 + 7) × 10 + 2) × 9

51
7 NRCAUNIWO UNICORN 30 – 37 CROWN UNCROWN* 58
8 RFSEIEDSA FARSIDE 37 – 37 freesias ☓7 FARSIDES*, FEARDIES*, FREESIAS 66
9 50 25 1 9 8 6 → 400 400
8 × 50
47 – 47 400
8 × 50


76
TTT LENLINDA Len and Linda chat the conventional way. LANDLINE
10 KNTEOELNO KNELT 52 – 52 TOKEN NOOKLET* 83
11 MLBIARBIO LIMBO 57 – 52 LOAM BAILOR* 89
12 NSLUONEUT STOLEN 57 – 59 TUNNELS LUTEOUS*, NEUSTON*, NUNLETS*, TENUOUS 96
13 RPMAETDEA TAMPERED 65 – 67 TAMPERED 104
14 25 75 1 5 9 8 → 994 995
(75 + 25) × (9 + 1) − 5
72 – 67 986


111
15 COUSINSPI SUSPICION
(3.75 seconds)
82 – 67 121