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Episode ZD31

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Episode ZD31 was broadcast on 23 July 2020, as the final of ZoomDown Series 1.

Conor Travers played Jonathan Wynn, with Conor Travers winning 114 − 95. The Dictionary Corner guest was Allan Saldanha, and the lexicographer was James Rowan with Fiona Titcombe operating the technical aspects. Stephen Read was the statistician, and George Armstrong and Tom Carey provided interaction with the live audience.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Conor Travers Score Jonathan Wynn Others Max.
1 RBTOEAVAL BLOATER 7 – 7 BLOATER ABLATOR, AEROBAT, LATEBRA, LEVATOR, RATABLE, RETABLO, VOTABLE 7
2 YPSAEALSA LAPSES 13 – 13 LAPSES PALASES, PLAASES 14
3 100 7 10 1 7 5 → 925 925
(100 − 7) × 10 − 5
23 – 23 925
(7 − 5 + 100) × (10 − 1) + 7


24
4 KSREUETOO STROKE 29 – 29 RETOOK KOUROS, OUSTEE, OUSTER, OUTERS, OUTROS, OUTSEE, RETUSE, ROOKUS, ROUETS, ROUTES, RUOTES, SOUTER, STEREO, STOKER, SUERTE, TOKERS, TUSKER, USETER 30
5 RZVAIUTEN URINATE 36 – 36 URINATE AZURITE, RETZIAN, RUINATE, TAURINE, UNRIVET, URANITE, VAUNTER, VENTURI 37
6 75 5 3 4 9 7 → 175 175
(9 − 4) × 5 × 7
46 – 46 175
(9 × 3 − 7) × 5 + 75


47
7 HLPIOUSDF UPHOLDS 53 – 53 UPHOLDS DISHFUL, LOUDISH, SHOPFUL, UPFOLDS 54
8 SGCOEIMDO GOODIES 60 – 60 MEDICOS GOOMIES, MISCODE, MOODGES, SMOODGE, SMOOGED, SODOMIC 61
9 100 4 6 8 3 7 → 800 800
(6 × 3 + 7) × 4 × 8
70 – 70 800
100 × 8


71
10 NDNEEOTBA BONNETED 78 – 70 ENDNOTE 79
11 NMLOUITAP PLATINUM 86 – 70 PANTOUM PILOTMAN, PULMONIA 87
12 FDNIIEMPE miniped ☓ 86 – 77 FEMINIE 94
13 NDREUUHST THUNDERS 94 – 85 THUNDERS UNRUSHED, UNRUSTED 102
14 25 1 4 9 6 10 → 561 561
9 × 6 × 10 + 25 − 1
104 – 95 561
9 × 6 × 10 + 25 − 1


112
15 STREAMNUT TRANSMUTE
(1 second)
114 – 95 122


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