'Wheel of Fortune' puzzle solve stuns host and contestant - WDAM-TV 7-News, Weather, Sports-Hattiesburg, MS

'Wheel of Fortune' puzzle solve stuns host and contestant

Can you solve this puzzle? Can you solve this puzzle?
Sajak, Emil, and even the production crew were stunned by the amazing solve. Sajak, Emil, and even the production crew were stunned by the amazing solve.

(WMC-TV) – Could this be the best "Wheel" solve ever? A contestant on "Wheel of Fortune" had only two letters to work with during the bonus round and somehow came up with the winning answer!

Long-time host Pat Sajak didn't have much confidence that the contestant would correctly solve the puzzle.

"Well, this looks tough to me," he laughed. "You're a very good puzzle solver, but I don't know."

The category was thing and the puzzle was three words: three letters, four letters and five letters. The first two letters are "N" and "E."

Take a guess and make it good! Now watch this video and see if you guessed correctly like contestant Emil on Wednesday's, March 19 episode of "Wheel of Fortune."

Mobile app users, click here to see the video.

Sajak, Emil, and even the production crew were stunned by the amazing solve.

"I'm, I'm rather stunned!" Sajak said, while Emil and his family celebrated his win of more than $63,000.

Copyright 2014 WMC-TV. All rights reserved.

  • Local NewsLOCALMore>>

  • With death rate up, US life expectancy is likely down again

    With death rate up, US life expectancy is likely down again

    Wednesday, May 23 2018 3:34 PM EDT2018-05-23 19:34:48 GMT
    Sunday, May 27 2018 9:05 AM EDT2018-05-27 13:05:56 GMT
    (Dave Kettering/Telegraph Herald via AP). FILE - In this Aug. 9, 2017 file photo, workers dig a new grave at a church cemetery in New Vienna, Iowa. Preliminary data released on Wednesday, May 23, 2018 shows U.S. death rates rose again last year, indica...(Dave Kettering/Telegraph Herald via AP). FILE - In this Aug. 9, 2017 file photo, workers dig a new grave at a church cemetery in New Vienna, Iowa. Preliminary data released on Wednesday, May 23, 2018 shows U.S. death rates rose again last year, indica...
    Preliminary data shows U.S. death rates rose again last year, indicating that 2017 likely will mark the third straight decline in American life expectancy.More >>
    Preliminary data shows U.S. death rates rose again last year, indicating that 2017 likely will mark the third straight decline in American life expectancy.More >>
  • Charlotte turns tables on USM, wins 7-4 with ninth-inning rally

    Charlotte turns tables on USM, wins 7-4 with ninth-inning rally

    Sunday, May 27 2018 12:59 AM EDT2018-05-27 04:59:57 GMT
    Charlotte turns tables on USM, wins 7-4 with ninth-inning rally, (Photo Source: WDAM)Charlotte turns tables on USM, wins 7-4 with ninth-inning rally, (Photo Source: WDAM)

    Southern Miss found itself on the other side of the looking glass Saturday night at MGM Park. A year after the Golden Eagles rallied in the bottom of the ninth inning with a walk-off home run against Charlotte to force a win-or-go-home contest, the 49ers returned the favor on the fourth day of 2018 Conference USA Baseball Championship. 

    More >>

    Southern Miss found itself on the other side of the looking glass Saturday night at MGM Park. A year after the Golden Eagles rallied in the bottom of the ninth inning with a walk-off home run against Charlotte to force a win-or-go-home contest, the 49ers returned the favor on the fourth day of 2018 Conference USA Baseball Championship. 

    More >>
  • Florida Atlantic forces showdown with Rice

    Florida Atlantic forces showdown with Rice

    Sunday, May 27 2018 12:02 AM EDT2018-05-27 04:02:28 GMT
    Source: Flickr Creative CommonsSource: Flickr Creative Commons
    Source: Flickr Creative CommonsSource: Flickr Creative Commons

    Florida Atlantic University got a bit of revenge Saturday afternoon and set up a win-or-go home situation after taking down Rice University 7-4  in the 2018 Conference USA Baseball Championship.

    More >>

    Florida Atlantic University got a bit of revenge Saturday afternoon and set up a win-or-go home situation after taking down Rice University 7-4  in the 2018 Conference USA Baseball Championship.

    More >>
Powered by Frankly