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Episode M59

From Countdown

Episode M59 was broadcast from 14 May 1990 to 18 May 1990, as part of the Countdown Masters.

Shirley Scott played Mark St. John London, with Mark St. John London winning 85 – 74. The lexicographer was Della Thompson.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Shirley Scott Score Mark St. John London Others Max.
1 YLRSGOEIQ SORELY 0 – 7 GLORIES 7
2 75 1 7 9 9 7 → 800 799
(9 + 1) × 75 + 7 × 7
7 – 14 799
(9 + 1) × 75 + 7 × 7

CV: 800 = (7 − (9 − 7) + 75) × (9 + 1)

17
3 USEHANDLE 7 – 24 UNLEASHED
(5.5 seconds)
27
4 XBSIAETRM MASTER 7 – 32 BARMIEST MATRIXES 35
5 100 5 2 8 5 6 → 704 703 7 – 42 704
(6 + 5 ÷ 5) × 100 + 8 ÷ 2


45
6 ANKLEDEBT BLANKETED
(4.75 seconds)
17 – 42 55
7 LBNNAIENS NANNIES 24 – 42 INSANE LESBIAN* 62
8 75 10 5 8 7 1 → 981 981
(8 + 5) × 75 + 7 − 1
34 – 52 981
(8 + 5) × 75 + 7 − 1


72
9 aabeeglry* AGREEABLY
(7 seconds)
44 – 52 82
10 CGRFEEEDI CREED/GREED/GRIEF 44 – 58 FRIDGE DECREE*, DEFIER*, DEGREE*, EDGIER*, FEEDER*, FIERCE, RECEDE*, REEFED* 88
11 75 10 1 6 8 1 → 818 818
(10 + 1) × 75 − (8 − 1)
54 – 68 818
(10 + 1) × 75 − (8 − 1)


98
12 GOONDIVER
(24 seconds)
54 – 78 OVERDOING
(24.5 seconds)
108
13 DKRCEIUTI IRKED 54 – 85 TRICKED DIURETIC 116
14 25 3 1 5 5 8 → 825 825
((3 + 1) × 8 + 5 ÷ 5) × 25
64 – 85 825 ☓


126
15 TUBESCANS SUBSTANCE
(25 seconds)
74 – 85 136