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by Tom S
Mon Jul 16, 2018 8:14 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Monday 16th July 2018 (Series 79, Prelim 14)
Replies: 6
Views: 200

Re: Spoilers for Monday 16th July 2018 (Series 79, Prelim 14)

R1: Snarlier R2: dines R3: (8+5+1)*25=350 R4: Orange R5: plates R6: (100*5)-(8*8)=436 R7: boosted R8: ranch R9: same as John. R10: steam R11: fiestas R12: sum😭 R13: guilted R14: 480 R15: got dramatise in 3 seconds. Woulda won against Sarah with a score of 83-58. Also got 7 maxes. Good effort Owen.
by Tom S
Mon Jul 16, 2018 8:13 pm
Forum: Countdown - General
Topic: Octoruns
Replies: 4
Views: 151

Re: Octoruns

Mark Murray by a country mile-honourable mentions to maybe Michael Pfeffer and Chris Thorn.
by Tom S
Thu Jul 12, 2018 9:14 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Thursday 21st June 2018 (Series 78, SF2)
Replies: 24
Views: 1369

Re: Spoilers for Thursday 21st June 2018 (Series 78, SF2

How come Philip was on the champion's chair when dougie is higher than him in seeding I don't think the producer's could be faffed, apparently. I kinda feel made fun of but I know you're not making fun of me. Anyway, they should just stick to the rules or whatever they are. I am genuinely not tryin...
by Tom S
Thu Jul 12, 2018 8:53 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Thursday 21st June 2018 (Series 78, SF2)
Replies: 24
Views: 1369

Re: Spoilers for Thursday 21st June 2018 (Series 78, SF2

Owen Carroll wrote: ↑
Thu Jul 12, 2018 8:47 pm
How come Philip was on the champion's chair when dougie is higher than him in seeding
I don't think the producer's could be faffed, apparently.
by Tom S
Tue Jul 10, 2018 1:45 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for 10th July 2018
Replies: 5
Views: 528

Re: Spoilers for 10th July 2018

PHWOAR! Mustn't be often that that pops up :)
by Tom S
Tue Jul 10, 2018 1:38 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for 10th July 2018
Replies: 5
Views: 528

Re: Spoilers for 10th July 2018

Johnny Canuck wrote: ↑
Tue Jul 10, 2018 1:32 pm
Did DC suggest VIZIR(S) in Round 2? That spelling isn't in ODO (although it is valid in Scrabble).
Think they did, Johnny.
by Tom S
Tue Jul 10, 2018 1:22 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for 10th July 2018
Replies: 5
Views: 528

Spoilers for 10th July 2018

Note to self: always start writing words down when the selections are being chosen- was hoping for a final O for Vigorous then miss Vigour! Can anyone relate?
by Tom S
Mon Jul 09, 2018 4:13 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for 9th July 2018
Replies: 13
Views: 655

Re: Spoilers for 9th July 2018

I do actually think Lewis is playing his best atm, despite the invalid words, which have been quite feasible, but Kieran is fighting back, so we could be onto an interesting climax! It's Ciaran btw...and sorry to spoil you but it was a DISAPPOINTING climax... I got the Crucial Conundrum at the same...
by Tom S
Mon Jul 09, 2018 1:46 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for 9th July 2018
Replies: 13
Views: 655

Spoilers for 9th July 2018

I do actually think Lewis is playing his best atm, despite the invalid words, which have been quite feasible, but Kieran is fighting back, so we could be onto an interesting climax!
by Tom S
Fri Jul 06, 2018 6:46 am
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Thurs 5th July 2018 (S79, prelim 8)
Replies: 15
Views: 948

Re: Spoilers for Thurs 5th July 2018 (S79, prelim 8)

Owen Carroll wrote: ↑
Thu Jul 05, 2018 8:02 pm
Think Lewis could become an octochamp?
I don't think he will, personally, but he seems nice.
by Tom S
Tue Jul 03, 2018 7:22 am
Forum: Off-topic
Topic: World Cup 2018
Replies: 14
Views: 2545

Re: World Cup 2018

Felt sad for Japan from a non-footy lover . Their 2 goals were great and thought they were going to cause an upset, but when the Belgium manager made changes it all started to go in Belgium's favour.
by Tom S
Mon Jul 02, 2018 3:38 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Mon 2nd July 2018
Replies: 8
Views: 739

Spoilers for Mon 2nd July 2018

Ahh poor Jodine- had high hopes but she did not quite live up to her debut + could tell she was a bit disappointed at the end. Nevertheless, one certainly better than some of the standard we saw at the end of the 78 prelims. But good to see a bit of a mix-up in the numbers selections today and a nic...
by Tom S
Thu Jun 28, 2018 9:50 pm
Forum: Other game shows
Topic: Mastermind
Replies: 5
Views: 1059

Re: Mastermind

Best of luck Tom- shall look forward to watching.
by Tom S
Thu Jun 28, 2018 4:38 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Thursday 28th June 2018 (Series 79, Prelim 4)
Replies: 7
Views: 858

Re: Spoilers for Thursday 28th June 2018 (Series 79, Prelim 4)

Bit of analysis here: Since this episode was filmed 20 days after the last recording which is on Tuesday, 03 April, I can pretty much say Jodine's performance is consistent, only issue is that she needs to focus on the Numbers Round, it sometimes can determine how the match goes! Ditto- 910 was qui...
by Tom S
Thu Jun 28, 2018 4:36 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Thursday 28th June 2018 (Series 79, Prelim 4)
Replies: 7
Views: 858

Re: Spoilers for Thursday 28th June 2018 (Series 79, Prelim 4)

George Pryn wrote: ↑
Thu Jun 28, 2018 1:49 pm


Edit: She seems like the type of contestant that flies when she needs to but gets very relaxed when ahead, be interesting to see how well she could do against someone that keeps her on her toes
Seconded- don't think she is too fussed about her total.
by Tom S
Thu Jun 28, 2018 4:35 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Thursday 28th June 2018 (Series 79, Prelim 4)
Replies: 7
Views: 858

Re: Spoilers for Thursday 28th June 2018 (Series 79, Prelim 4)

Zarte Siempre wrote: ↑
Thu Jun 28, 2018 1:20 pm
Have I seen Derek before somewhere? He looks familiar.
Yeah me too, but cannot think where...
by Tom S
Wed Jun 27, 2018 6:16 pm
Forum: Off-topic
Topic: Deathwatch 2018
Replies: 93
Views: 13933

Re: Deathwatch 2018

Marc Meakin wrote: ↑
Wed Jun 27, 2018 4:07 pm
German World domination of football
RIP- Lived a good life though.
by Tom S
Wed Jun 27, 2018 5:05 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for 27th June 2018
Replies: 21
Views: 1053

Re: Spoilers for 27th June 2018

Owen Carroll wrote: ↑
Wed Jun 27, 2018 4:41 pm
I had a feeling something like this would eventually happen with jodine. Remember suzi perry?
As a dictionary guest, yes, as a player, no.
by Tom S
Wed Jun 27, 2018 2:02 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for 27th June 2018
Replies: 21
Views: 1053

Re: Spoilers for 27th June 2018

Foxtail was a nice spot, but her forte definitely lies in the letters. Everyone seems to have a bit of an off-game, so hopefully this was just a blip.
by Tom S
Wed Jun 27, 2018 1:54 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for 27th June 2018
Replies: 21
Views: 1053

Re: Spoilers for 27th June 2018

Hopefully Jodine plays better tomorrow.
by Tom S
Wed Jun 27, 2018 1:20 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for 27th June 2018
Replies: 21
Views: 1053

Spoilers for 27th June 2018

Forumite Marty takes the challenger's chair.
by Tom S
Wed Jun 27, 2018 12:05 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Tuesday 26th June 2018 (Series 79, Prelim 2)
Replies: 13
Views: 882

Re: Spoilers for Tuesday 26th June 2018 (Series 79, Prelim 2)

Martin Hurst wrote: ↑
Wed Jun 27, 2018 11:57 am
6 maxes (which is the same as she achieved when she lost on her first appearance), but I think that understates her performance.
Agreed- I thought the maxes were quite obscure.
by Tom S
Tue Jun 26, 2018 8:13 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Tuesday 26th June 2018 (Series 79, Prelim 2)
Replies: 13
Views: 882

Re: Spoilers for Tuesday 26th June 2018 (Series 79, Prelim 2)

A very impressive debut by Jodine- definitely octo material and would like to see her do well because she isn't a "typical Countdown" contestant. She played brilliantly throughout. Plus most of the DC beaters I had never heard of today- hence a bit of frustration my end :) What do you mean a typica...
by Tom S
Tue Jun 26, 2018 4:46 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Tuesday 26th June 2018 (Series 79, Prelim 2)
Replies: 13
Views: 882

Re: Spoilers for Tuesday 26th June 2018 (Series 79, Prelim 2)

A very impressive debut by Jodine- definitely octo material and would like to see her do well because she isn't a "typical Countdown" contestant. She played brilliantly throughout. Plus most of the DC beaters I had never heard of today- hence a bit of frustration my end :)
by Tom S
Mon Jun 25, 2018 8:54 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Monday 25th June 2018 (Series 79, Prelim 1)
Replies: 17
Views: 1146

Re: Spoilers for Monday 25th June 2018 (Series 79, Prelim 1)

Stephen Holford wrote: ↑
Mon Jun 25, 2018 8:35 pm
I got SUPINES in one of the rounds and TOWARDS in another neither of which got a mention but I think they would have worked
Nice to have series 79 up and running
Both would have been fine :)
by Tom S
Mon Jun 25, 2018 2:27 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Monday 25th June 2018 (Series 79, Prelim 1)
Replies: 17
Views: 1146

Re: Spoilers for Monday 25th June 2018 (Series 79, Prelim 1)

Gavin Chipper wrote: ↑
Mon Jun 25, 2018 2:07 pm
Do they normally finish a series at the end of a filming day? Presumably not this time, as Paul Zenon carried on through from one series to the next.
Same as what I was thinking- don't recall it happening with the previous series'.
by Tom S
Mon Jun 25, 2018 1:58 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Monday 25th June 2018 (Series 79, Prelim 1)
Replies: 17
Views: 1146

Re: Spoilers for Monday 25th June 2018 (Series 79, Prelim 1)

Diane played a lot better than her debut, and though it was not an amazing display, her 7 max display was consistent. She is probably different in real life, but when playing the game she comes across as a little cold, though it could be attributed to the whole studio setting nerves.
by Tom S
Sun Jun 24, 2018 6:33 pm
Forum: Countdown - General
Topic: Best ever contestants
Replies: 490
Views: 83638

Re: Best ever contestants

Zarte and Philip definitely make it in my opinion! With all due respect to Philip, and whilst he is a great player and one who is of a much better ability than myself, I would not personally count him as one of the best of all time. If he wins COC, then I'd possibly be willing to consider him up th...
by Tom S
Sun Jun 24, 2018 5:25 pm
Forum: Countdown - General
Topic: Best ever contestants
Replies: 490
Views: 83638

Re: Best ever contestants

Owen Carroll wrote: ↑
Fri Jun 22, 2018 11:23 pm
Zarte and Philip definitely make it in my opinion!
With all due respect to Philip, and whilst he is a great player and one who is of a much better ability than myself, I would not personally count him as one of the best of all time.
by Tom S
Sat Jun 23, 2018 8:36 am
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Friday 22nd June 2018 (Series 78, GRAND FINAL)
Replies: 44
Views: 2269

Re: Spoilers for Friday 22nd June 2018 (Series 78, GRAND FINAL)

Literally, both Zarte and Philip had us on the edges of our seats, fighting neck and neck apart from REPUSHED which gave Zarte the lead (Philip admitted in the Daily Chat he had this word but did not risk it! :( ) What is this Daily Chat u speak of, Ryan? Is there somewhere I can read this? Daily C...
by Tom S
Fri Jun 22, 2018 3:00 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Friday 22nd June 2018 (Series 78, GRAND FINAL)
Replies: 44
Views: 2269

Re: Spoilers for Friday 22nd June 2018 (Series 78, GRAND FINAL)

I think it was the best final I've ever watched. Superb standard by both. Huge congrats to Zarte, but it could have gone either way. To come from 6 wins to a finalist is fan Philip- you did yourself very proud.
by Tom S
Thu Jun 21, 2018 2:09 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Thursday 21st June 2018 (Series 78, SF2)
Replies: 24
Views: 1369

Re: Spoilers for Thursday 21st June 2018 (Series 78, SF2)

Good game today by both. Well done Philip- a very worthy finalist and commiserations to Dougie, who gave a great portrayal of himself ability and personality wise.
by Tom S
Thu Jun 21, 2018 1:22 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Thursday 21st June 2018 (Series 78, SF2)
Replies: 24
Views: 1369

Re: Spoilers for Thursday 21st June 2018 (Series 78, SF2)

The 690 miss by Philip made things interesting, but still very early days....
by Tom S
Wed Jun 20, 2018 4:13 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Wednesday 20th June 2018 (Series 78, SF1)
Replies: 13
Views: 1133

Re: Spoilers for Wednesday 20th June 2018 (Series 78, SF1)

For the viewers sake, and maybe for the fairness of the game, it should have been a crucial (Maybe not for Zarte though! :) ) Phil played very well and gave us a much closer competition than imagined. Phil's a thoroughly deserved QF and the game did the title justice. Both solves in r9 were excellen...
by Tom S
Tue Jun 19, 2018 8:57 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Tuesday 19th June 2018 (Series 78, QF4)
Replies: 14
Views: 1003

Re: Spoilers for Tuesday 19th June 2018 (Series 78, QF4)

BTW I didn't spot a Toby McDonald behind the lady who solved the conundrum today, or maybe it was just an assumption... :)
by Tom S
Tue Jun 19, 2018 6:16 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Tuesday 19th June 2018 (Series 78, QF4)
Replies: 14
Views: 1003

Re: Spoilers for Tuesday 19th June 2018 (Series 78, QF4)

Really good game. Feel bad that Paul once again couldn't get past the qf but Phil deserved it. And now, see for yourself whether I was on form or not. R1: staple R2: outranges! My first nine in a final since s76 R3: 821 R4: Orange R5: retain R6: same way R7: violated/delation/dovetail R8: either wo...
by Tom S
Tue Jun 19, 2018 4:55 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Tuesday 19th June 2018 (Series 78, QF4)
Replies: 14
Views: 1003

Re: Spoilers for Tuesday 19th June 2018 (Series 78, QF4)

A comeback like Paul's would have defo been crucial conundrum worthy, but well done to Phil and his great start ultimately helped him there....
by Tom S
Mon Jun 18, 2018 8:32 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Monday 18th June 2018 (Series 78, QF3)
Replies: 9
Views: 1032

Re: Spoilers for Monday 18th June 2018 (Series 78, QF3)

Good game- in terms of standard Dougie deserved that- Dovetails was a great spot for a non-apterite. :)
by Tom S
Fri Jun 15, 2018 6:56 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Friday 15th June 2018 (Series 78, QF2)
Replies: 14
Views: 1509

Re: Spoilers for Friday 15th June 2018 (Series 78, QF2)

Great game by both - should really have been a semi game, but vwp Toby- you were fab throughout:)
by Tom S
Thu Jun 14, 2018 7:55 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Thursday 14th June 2018 (Series 78, QF1)
Replies: 12
Views: 1372

Re: Spoilers for Thursday 14th June 2018 (Series 78, QF1)

Very well played Zarte- good luck in the rest!
by Tom S
Wed Jun 13, 2018 3:03 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for 13th June 2018
Replies: 11
Views: 986

Re: Spoilers for 13th June 2018

Joyce Phillips wrote: ↑
Wed Jun 13, 2018 2:44 pm
Hauteur for a beater in round 2?
Very good Joyce.
by Tom S
Wed Jun 13, 2018 1:39 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for 13th June 2018
Replies: 11
Views: 986

Spoilers for 13th June 2018

Very weak showing by both atm
by Tom S
Sat Jun 09, 2018 7:59 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Series 78 Finals Predictions (Contains Spoilers!)
Replies: 73
Views: 4310

Re: Series 78 Finals Predictions (Contains Spoilers!)

Owen Carroll wrote: ↑
Sat Jun 09, 2018 7:54 pm
Tom S wrote: ↑
Sat Jun 09, 2018 6:57 pm
Owen Carroll wrote: ↑
Sat Jun 09, 2018 6:53 pm

I mean none of them
Yup
Can you explain it then please?
I was a bit vague with my wording and I meant to ask whether all the finalists were present at recordings, in case a person had withdrawn for whatever reason, but my comment was a bit of an open goal for joke taking :)
by Tom S
Sat Jun 09, 2018 7:44 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Series 78 Finals Predictions (Contains Spoilers!)
Replies: 73
Views: 4310

Re: Series 78 Finals Predictions (Contains Spoilers!)

And finally Zarte Siempre.... Wins:8 Points:967 Seed: 1 Total Maximums: 90/120 (75%) Letters Maximums: 56/80 (70%) Badges:8 Medals:5 Badged Words: Pikeman, Unloaders, Ratified, Supinated, Antiserum, Upfield, Megavolt, Rumbaed Medalled Words:Malefit, Railages, Unaligned, Unlimbed, Notators Numbers Ma...
by Tom S
Sat Jun 09, 2018 6:57 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Series 78 Finals Predictions (Contains Spoilers!)
Replies: 73
Views: 4310

Re: Series 78 Finals Predictions (Contains Spoilers!)

Owen Carroll wrote: ↑
Sat Jun 09, 2018 6:53 pm
Owen Carroll wrote: ↑
Sat Jun 09, 2018 6:48 pm
Mark Deeks wrote: ↑
Sat Jun 09, 2018 5:31 am
What about Nicholas Parsons, was he there? Maria Sharapova? Colin Montgomerie?
Nope nine of them. Was that a joke?
I mean none of them
Yup
by Tom S
Sat Jun 09, 2018 6:56 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Series 78 Finals Predictions (Contains Spoilers!)
Replies: 73
Views: 4310

Re: Series 78 Finals Predictions (Contains Spoilers!)

Toby McDonald: Wins:8 Points:882 Seed:2 Total Maximums: 74/120 (62%) Letters Maximums: 40/80 (50%) Badges: 5 Medals: 9 Badged Words: Epigone, Earplug, Unrailed, Haurient, Forearm Medalled Words: Matronise, Ariosos, Adamites, Melanous, Carnivore, Surtitle, Raioids, Maroudis, Dualize WOOOOW! Numbers M...
by Tom S
Sat Jun 09, 2018 6:03 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Series 78 Finals Predictions (Contains Spoilers!)
Replies: 73
Views: 4310

Re: Series 78 Finals Predictions (Contains Spoilers!)

Chris Thorn Wins: 8 Points: 760 Seed:3 Total Maximums:47/120 (39%) Letters Maximums: 24/80 (30%) Badged Words: 1 Medalled Words:2 Badged Words:Relocates Medalled Words:Resolving, Gelding. Numbers Maximums: 18/32 (56%) 0L: 3/9 (33%) 1L: 14/17 (82%) 2L: 0/1 3L: N/A 4L: 1/1 (100%) Conundrum Wins: 5 Con...
by Tom S
Sat Jun 09, 2018 3:54 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Series 78 Finals Predictions (Contains Spoilers!)
Replies: 73
Views: 4310

Re: Series 78 Finals Predictions (Contains Spoilers!)

Phil Davies: Wins:8 Points:757 Seed:4 Total Maximums: 50/120 (42%) Letters Maximums: 26 /80 (32.5%) Badged Words: 1 Medalled Words: 1 Badged Words: Pouncers Medalled Words:Frumpiest Numbers Maximums: 20 /32 (62.5%) 0L: 1/4 (25%) 1L: 10/16 (62.5%) 2L: 8/10 (89%) 3L: 1/2 (50%) 4L: N/A Conundrum Wins: ...
by Tom S
Sat Jun 09, 2018 2:40 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Series 78 Finals Predictions (Contains Spoilers!)
Replies: 73
Views: 4310

Re: Series 78 Finals Predictions (Contains Spoilers!)

Paul Harper: Wins:8 Points:739 Seed: 5 Total Maximums: 43/120 (36%) Letters Maximums:29 /80 (36%) Badged Words: 1 Medalled Words: N/A Badged Words: Transpire Medalled Words: N/A Numbers Maximums: 11/32 (34%) 0L: 2/3 (67%) 1L: 8/24 (33%) 2L: 1/4 (25%) 3L: 0/1 4L:0/1 Conundrum Wins: 7 Conundrum Record...
by Tom S
Sat Jun 09, 2018 1:47 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Series 78 Finals Predictions (Contains Spoilers!)
Replies: 73
Views: 4310

Re: Series 78 Finals Predictions (Contains Spoilers!)

Dougie Mackay Wins:7 Points:759 Seed:6 Total Maximums: 50/120 (42%) Letters Maximums: 30/80 (37.5%) Badged Words: 2 Medalled Words: 1 Badged Words: Spongers, Narrowed Medalled Words: Snuggled Numbers Maximums: 18/32 (56%) 0L:1/1 (100%) 1L: 14/22 (64%) 2L: 3/5 (60%) 3L: 1/2 (50%) 4L:0/2 Conundrum Win...
by Tom S
Sat Jun 09, 2018 10:41 am
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Series 78 Finals Predictions (Contains Spoilers!)
Replies: 73
Views: 4310

Re: Series 78 Finals Predictions (Contains Spoilers!)

Philip Aston: Wins: 6 Points: 760 Seed:7 Total Maximums: 67 /105 (64%) Letters Maximums: 42 /70 (60%) Badged Words:8 Medalled Words:6 Badged Words: Priorates, Denarii, Sudsier, Stumpier, Versional, Adulters, Palisade, Eurolands. Medalled Words: Earlobe, Inexpert, Miniator, Romaunt, Duettino, Peaiman...
by Tom S
Sat Jun 09, 2018 9:36 am
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Series 78 Finals Predictions (Contains Spoilers!)
Replies: 73
Views: 4310

Re: Series 78 Finals Predictions (Contains Spoilers!)

Some finalist analysis: Jan Pask Wins: 5 Points:473 Seed:8 Total Maximums: 21 /90 (23%) Letters Maximums:10 /60 (17%) Badged Words:(7+ length maxes not previously submitted as a max by a contestant on Countdown before at time of broadcast):1 Medalled Words: (7+ length maxes not previously submitted ...
by Tom S
Fri Jun 08, 2018 10:32 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Series 78 Finals Predictions (Contains Spoilers!)
Replies: 73
Views: 4310

Re: Series 78 Finals Predictions (Contains Spoilers!)

Zarte Siempre wrote: ↑
Fri Jun 08, 2018 9:58 pm
Tom S wrote: ↑
Fri Jun 08, 2018 6:57 pm
I take it everyone was present though....
They were.
Ta :)
by Tom S
Fri Jun 08, 2018 6:57 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Series 78 Finals Predictions (Contains Spoilers!)
Replies: 73
Views: 4310

Re: Series 78 Finals Predictions (Contains Spoilers!)

I take it everyone was present though....
by Tom S
Fri Jun 08, 2018 5:31 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Series 78 Finals Predictions (Contains Spoilers!)
Replies: 73
Views: 4310

Re: Series 78 Finals Predictions (Contains Spoilers!)

Thinking about it Ryan can do margins afterwards. Zarte V Jan- A game of 2 great personalities, but Zarte trumps in all areas and will win by about 50-70 pts. Toby v Philip- Think if Philip had not come across Zarte, then he would be above Toby in the odds. Toby is a great player, but think Philip w...
by Tom S
Fri Jun 08, 2018 4:48 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Series 78 Finals Predictions (Contains Spoilers!)
Replies: 73
Views: 4310

Re: Series 78 Finals Predictions (Contains Spoilers!)

Also, based on Series 75 Champion Martin's game of playing getting points if you predicted correctly who would win before the show aired, perhaps you guys would like it as well? Let me know! If it goes ahead, maybe we shouldn't impose an algorithm this time so that it'll be less restrictive. :) Do ...
by Tom S
Thu Jun 07, 2018 9:10 pm
Forum: Off-topic
Topic: Deathwatch 2018
Replies: 93
Views: 13933

Re: Deathwatch 2018

Teddy Johnson
by Tom S
Thu Jun 07, 2018 2:10 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Thursday 7th June 2018 (Series 78, Prelim 106)
Replies: 5
Views: 699

Re: Spoilers for Thursday 7th June 2018 (Series 78, Prelim 106)

Yet again Mick comes from behind and prevails as champ. Another solid game by the two gents. Just out of interest, I think it was pretty clear that Mick did have the correct solution written down, and had Chris have won, Mick still should have theoretically won, just a slip of the tongue would of co...
by Tom S
Wed Jun 06, 2018 5:12 pm
Forum: Countdown - General
Topic: COC timeline
Replies: 53
Views: 5619

Re: COC timeline

Owen Carroll wrote: ↑
Wed Jun 06, 2018 5:04 pm
Elliott Mellor wrote: ↑
Wed Jun 06, 2018 10:43 am
Tom S wrote: ↑
Wed Jun 06, 2018 10:35 am


It is all Series 73 to 78 players
Yes, they're having to extend it by quite a bit to accommodate for the very large number of contestants :lol:
By extend it you mean put it on hold right?
Elliott is responding to my accidental slip of the keyboard, he is solely joking around.