A COUNTDOWN hopeful has damaged the present’s document by attaining the utmost rating attainable.
Throughout immediately’s episode of the hit Channel 4 recreation present followers had been left surprised as one contestant broke information.
Colin Murray and Rachel Riley introduced the programme as contestants Tom Stevenson and Ben Timi Nuga competed.
Tom had beforehand featured on the present and already made historical past by attaining the best rating.
Now, he is executed it once more throughout the Countdown Conundrum spherical.
Each hopefuls needed to work out what the mixture of phrases which had been ‘recounsel’ spelt out.
Lower than 10 seconds into the spherical Tom pressed his bell and appropriately guessed the phrase was ‘enclosure’
Host Colin screamed “sure!” because the Countdown viewers erupted which cheers and claps for Tom.
“1,000 factors precisely and the primary Countdown contestant ever to not lose a single spherical,” Colin stated.
He added: “Tom Stevenson – completely sensational!”
Talking about his win, Tom stated: “I am gobsmacked actually however I’ve had a very nice time and because of the crew each on-camera and off-camera.”
Colin additionally thanked Tom’s competitor Ben for “enjoying exhausting proper till the tip”.
Followers of the present took to Twitter to share their delight for Tom.
One viewer stated:”In the present day was class. Sensible to see Tom get to 1000 factors as an ‘octochamp’ – I shared in Colin’s delight on the feat!”
“Fantastic to witness Tom Stephenson break the 1000 level document on #Countdown,” tweeted one other.
A 3rd stated: “Colin Murray having completely zero chill about Tom breaking the document = good telly.”
“I do not assume I’ve ever screamed YES at an episode of #countdown, like England have simply scored,” stated a fourth.
Countdown airs weekdays from 2:10pm on Channel 4.