Due to persistent vandalism, account creation has been suspended. If you would like an account, please contact Charlie Reams on Apterous.

Episode M6

From Countdown

Episode M6 was broadcast from 8 May 1989 to 12 May 1989, as part of the Countdown Masters.

Cathy Morgan played Alan Steel, with Cathy Morgan winning 88 – 64. The lexicographer was Catherine Clarke.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Cathy Morgan Score Alan Steel Others Max.
1 PDBIECBSA SCABBED 7 – 7 SCABBED PEDICABS* 8
2 6 3 4 5 2 7 → 316 316
((7 + 3) × 5 + 2) × 6 + 4
17 – 7 314


18
3 CLEANGRID DECLARING
(5 seconds)
27 – 7 28
4 NDNTIEOGH TENDING 27 – 15 DENOTING 36
5 50 10 1 7 3 9 → 825 27 – 22 826
(9 + 7) × (50 + 1) + 10

CV: 825 = (50 − 3 + 1) × (10 + 7) + 9

46
6 aaegnoprt* 27 – 22 PATRONAGE 56
7 NLGAOSDGU SOUND 27 – 28 GLANDS DUGONGS*, UNLOADS 63
8 100 3 9 3 7 1 → 964 964
(100 + 7) × 9 + 1
37 – 38 964
(100 + 7) × 9 + 1


73
9 aeegilnpr* REPEALING
(5 seconds)
47 – 38 83
10 TRVFIAOES FAIREST 54 – 45 FORTIES VOTARIES 91
11 50 3 6 3 1 7 → 398 398
(7 + 1) × 50 − 6 ÷ 3
64 – 55 398
(7 + 1) × 50 − 6 ÷ 3


101
12 accdenott* CONTACTED
(19 seconds)
74 – 55 111
13 WKRWEOIXQ WORK 78 – 59 WORK KIER*, KORE*, KORI*, OKIE*, OXER*, WEIR*, WIRE*, WOKE*, WORE* 115
14 75 3 5 9 10 10 → 867 877 78 – 64 875
(9 + 3) × 75 − (10 + 10 + 5)

CV: 867 = (75 + 10) × 10 + 9 + 5 + 3

125
15 cdeeenprt* PRECEDENT
(9 seconds)
88 – 64 135