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Episode ZD26

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Episode ZD26 was broadcast on 6 July 2020, as part of ZoomDown.

Game 1

Conor Travers played Callum Todd, with Callum Todd winning 125 − 121. The Dictionary Corner guest was Jon O'Neill, and the lexicographer was James Rowan with Fiona Titcombe operating the technical aspects.

Rnd Selection Conor Travers Score Callum Todd Others Max.
1 BDRUEONWD REBOUND 7 – 7 BROWNED BOUNDED, BOUNDER, DROWNED, REDOUND, REWOUND, ROUNDED, UNBOWED, UNROBED, UNROWED, WOUNDED 7
2 TSTPIAUEO UTOPIATES 25 – 25 UTOPIATES 25
3 25 1 2 5 3 7 → 527 527
25 × 3 × 7 + 2
35 – 35 527
25 × 3 × 7 + 2


35
4 LRQROEIIA LAIRIER 42 – 42 LAIRIER 42
5 SKDEIOGJE GEODES 48 – 42 egoised ☓ DOGIES, EJIDOS, GODISE, KEDGES, KIDEOS 48
6 8 10 3 1 10 5 → 238 238
8 × 3 × 10 − 10 ÷ 5
58 – 52 238
8 × 3 × 10 − 10 ÷ 5


58
7 SRDEEIPAN SPRAINED 66 – 60 ARSENIDE AIRSPEED, NEARSIDE, PANIERED, PENAEIDS, SIDEREAN, SPEEDRAN 66
8 GLNNAEAEU ANLAGEN 73 – 67 LAGENAE AULNAGE, EUGLENA, LEGUAAN 73
9 75 7 6 8 2 8 → 463 463
(8 − 2) × 75 + 7 + 6
83 – 77 463
(8 ÷ 8 + 75) × 6 + 7


83
10 DDTTOOAEI TOADIED 90 – 84 TOADIED DITTOED 90
11 VHXAEONYF FOVEA 95 – 89 HONEY ENVOY, FOEHN, HAVEN, HEAVY, HYENA, NOVAE 95
12 RTGTEAUIO TUTORAGE 103 – 97 TUTORAGE 103
13 SRLIOIMVA RIVALISM 111 – 105 RIVALISM 111
14 9 7 6 6 2 8 → 233 233
(9 + 6) × 2 × 8 − 7
121 – 115 233
6 × 6 × 7 − 9 − 2 − 8


121
15 DUMBIELSA 121 – 125 SUBMEDIAL
(4 seconds)
131


Game 2

Callum Todd played Jon O'Neill, with Jon O'Neill winning 99-89. The Dictionary Corner guest was Conor Travers, and the lexicographer was James Rowan with Fiona Titcombe operating the technical aspects.

Rnd Selection Callum Todd Score Jon O'Neill Others Max.
1 MSRTEIAID MISTRIED 8 – 8 SERIATIM MARDIEST, MISRATED, READMITS 8
2 AOUVRMRIK ORARIUM 8 – 16 VARIORUM 16
3 5 8 5 9 10 7 → 563 563
(10 × 7 − 8) × 9 + 5
18 – 26 563
(10 × 7 − 8) × 9 + 5


26
4 EOADTRRIO TOREADOR 26 – 34 TOREADOR 34
5 THFLOOIXC OOLITH 32 – 40 HOTFIX COOLTH, FLITCH, THOLOI 40
6 100 75 50 25 1 4 → 383 384
(100 − 4) × (75 ÷ 25 + 1)
39 – 47 384
(100 − 75 ÷ 25 − 1) ×4

Best: 383 = 4 × 100 − (50 + 1) ÷ (75 ÷ 25 )

50
7 BGSYEIOAB BIOGAS 45 – 53 BOGEYS YABBIES 57
8 UAICRPSER SUPERCAR 53 – 53 UPRAISE PERISARC 65
9 1 10 5 3 9 8 → 468 468
(10 × 5 + 3 − 1) × 9
63 – 63 468
(9 × 5 + 1) × 10 + 8


75
10 EAIHQTSNJ TAJINES 70 – 63 sthenia ☓ 82
11 VDNTUUITO DITTO 75 – 68 DITTO DIVOT, DONUT, NITTO, TINTO, TONDI, VODUN 87
12 EEAGSSLLD LEGLESS 82 – 75 GLASSED ALLSEEDS 95
13 SNGGOOIEE oogenies ☓ 82 – 82 SOIGNEE GEOGONIES 113
14 4 8 25 50 75 100 → 714 713
(75 − 50) × 25 + 100 − 8 − 4
89 – 89 713
(75 − 50) × 25 + 100 − 8 − 4

Best: 714 = ((100 + 8) × 4 − 75) × 50 ÷ 25

123
15 TYRONEPAH 89 – 99 HONEYTRAP
(16 seconds)
133


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