Countdown's Rachel Riley spells out SLUT on the board

Countdown’s Rachel Riley doesn’t know where to look as letters spell out SLUT on the boardwhile contestant titters awkwardly at gaffe

Countdown maths whiz Rachel Riley didn’t know which way to look as one of the show’s contestant’s inadvertently spelled out ‘sluton the board on Thursday’s episode.

At contestant Mike’s request, Rachel chose two consonants first, picking the letters ‘Sand ‘L’. A vowel came next, in the form of the letter ‘U’. And finishing off the selection, Rachel chose a third consonant‘T’.

The unfortunate fourth letter left Mike tittering awkwardly off camera as Rachel smirked at the gaffe.








ああ! Countdown maths whiz Rachel Riley didn't know which way to look as one of the show's contestant's inadvertently spelled out 'slut' on the board on Thursday's episode

ああ! Countdown maths whiz Rachel Riley didn’t know which way to look as one of the show’s contestant’s inadvertently spelled out ‘sluton the board on Thursday’s episode

The selection also produced the word ‘smut’, as pointed out by Dictionary Corner guest Pam Ayres.

先週, Rachel and the show’s main presenter Anne Robinson were left mouths agape when the losing contestant moaned about the contents of his goodie bag.

Gary Knightleya stay-at-home dad and stand-up comedianlost in the conundrum to opponent アデル Hannigan, who correctly guessed the word ‘headlight’.

It was a close game, with Anne turning to Gary and asking: ‘Where were you?’

失言: At contestant Mike's request, Rachel chose two consonants first, picking the letters 'S' and 'L'. A vowel came next, in the form of the letter 'U'. And finishing off the selection, Rachel chose a third consonant - 'T'

失言: At contestant Mike’s request, Rachel chose two consonants first, picking the letters ‘Sand ‘L’. A vowel came next, in the form of the letter ‘U’. And finishing off the selection, Rachel chose a third consonant – 'NS’

しかし、彼女は肩の脱臼がローンチショーでのパフォーマンスを妨げないようにすることを決意しました: The fourth letter left Mike tittering awkwardly off camera as Rachel smirked at the gaffe

しかし、彼女は肩の脱臼がローンチショーでのパフォーマンスを妨げないようにすることを決意しました: The fourth letter left Mike tittering awkwardly off camera as Rachel smirked at the gaffe








Rude! Countdown host Anne Robinson was left mouth agape last week when the losing contestant moaned about the contents of his goodie bag

Rude! Countdown host Anne Robinson was left mouth agape last week when the losing contestant moaned about the contents of his goodie bag

'約 13 points behind,’ 彼が答えました.

‘You’ve been a great sport, we wish you every luck in your career,’ アンは言った. ‘You do get a bag of goodies to go home with.

‘I’m very excited about that,’ 彼は言った, deadpan, of the bag containing a clock, an Oxford English dictionary, a mug, a pen and lexicographer Susie Dent’s book.

‘You don’t look too excited,’ Anne observed, playfully.

ジョーカー: Gary Knightley - a stay-at-home dad and stand-up comedian - lost in the conundrum

ジョーカー: Gary Knightleya stay-at-home dad and stand-up comedianlost in the conundrum

感動しない? Rachel commented that opponent Adele appeared to be 'more focused on the game' than Gary, hence why she beat him

感動しない? Rachel commented that opponent Adele appeared to be ‘more focused on the gamethan Gary, hence why she beat him

Goodies: 'I'm very excited about that,' 彼は言った, deadpan, of the bag containing a clock, an Oxford English dictionary, a mug, a pen and lexicographer Susie Dent

Goodies: ‘I’m very excited about that,’ 彼は言った, deadpan, of the bag containing a clock, an Oxford English dictionary, a mug, a pen and lexicographer Susie Dent

'上手 – two books and a cupit’s like something I’d get from my nan!’ Gary quipped.

'はい, ありがとうございました, bye bye Gary,’ アンは言った, dismissively, the camera showing maths whiz Rachel staring on uncertainly.

Rachel then commented that Adele appeared to be ‘more focused on the gamethan Gary, hence why she beat him.

One viewer remarked on Twitter that Gary ‘may have been trying to *out-Anne* Anne at the end there, but he ended up coming across as a right miserable t**t!’

Winning: Opponent Adele correctly guessed the word 'headlight'

Winning: Opponent Adele correctly guessed the word ‘headlight