"The New Card Sharks"
January 4, 1988 to July 1, 1988


 Ep#
Wkdy
CBS
Airdate
1st Red Player
(Champ)
1st Blue Player
(Challenger)
Notes
10 People Theme:
M
1/4/88
Tu
1/5/88
W
1/6/88
Th
1/7/88
F
1/8/88

 
 Ep#
Wkdy
CBS
Airdate
1st Red Player
(Champ)
1st Blue Player
(Challenger)
Notes
10 People Theme:
M
1/11/88
Tu
1/12/88
W
1/13/88
Th
1/14/88
F
1/15/88

 
 Ep#
Wkdy
CBS
Airdate
1st Red Player
(Champ)
1st Blue Player
(Challenger)
Notes
10 People Theme:
M
1/18/88
Tu
1/19/88
W
1/20/88
Th
1/21/88
F
1/22/88

GSN picked up their 11:30 AM airings of Card Sharks
at this point stating on 10/1/2001


 Ep#
Wkdy
CBS
Airdate
1st Red Player
(Champ)
1st Blue Player
(Challenger)
Notes
10 People Theme:
M
1/25/88
 
Tu
1/26/88
W
1/27/88
Th
1/28/88
F
1/29/88

 
 Ep#
Wkdy
CBS
Airdate
1st Red Player
(Champ)
1st Blue Player
(Challenger)
Notes
10 People Theme:
M
2/1/88
Tu
2/2/88
W
2/3/88
Th
2/4/88
F
2/5/88

 
 Ep#
Wkdy
CBS
Airdate
1st Red Player
(Champ)
1st Blue Player
(Challenger)
Notes
10 People Theme: Las Vegas Showgirls
M
2/8/88
     
Tu
2/9/88
Dinah
Rick
Dinah wins $23,200 on the MC
Dinah leaves with $24,000
Rick wins $100 on the MC
Total Won: $23,600
W
2/10/88
Rick
Karen
Rick leaves with $300
Karen wins $8,400 on the MC
Total Won: $8,900
Th
2/11/88
Karen
???
Karen wins a $100 10-People Bonus
Karen wins $2,450 on the MC
Total Won: $2,850
F
2/12/88
Karen
Leah
Karen wins $8,800 on the MC
Kerry defeats Karen
Karen leaves with $19,950
Total Won: $9,300

 
 Ep#
Wkdy
CBS
Airdate
1st Red Player
(Champ)
1st Blue Player
(Challenger)
Notes
10 People Theme: Child Beauty Pageant Winners
(Jon-Bonet Ramsey anyone?????)
M
2/15/88
Kerry
Peter
Kerry wins $15,900 on the MC
Kerry defeats Peter
Kerry busts on the MC
Total Won: $16,200
Tu
2/16/88
Kerry
Van
Kerry wins a $100 10-People Bonus
Kerry wins $7,350 on the MC
Total Won: $7,750
W
2/17/88
Kerry
Ho
Kerry leaves with $24,050
Ho wins $14,800 on the MC
Total Won: $15,100
Th
2/18/88
Ho
Lane
Lane wins a $500 Hi-Lo Bonus
Ho wins $4,800 on the MC
Total Won: $5,500
F
2/19/88
Ho
Lorie
Ho wins $10,000 on the MC
David defeats Ho
Ho leaves with $30,200
Total Won: $10,500

 
 Ep#
Wkdy
CBS
Airdate
1st Red Player
(Champ)
1st Blue Player
(Challenger)
Notes
10 People Theme: Women married to Men at least 10 years younger than themselves
M
2/22/88
David
Christina
David wins $2,400 on the MC
David wins a Car ($9,415)
David leaves with $12,015
Christina wins $3,350 on the MC
Total Won: $15,365
Tu
2/23/88
Christina
Theo
Christina busts on the MC
Christina wins a Car ($9,415)
Total Won: $9,715
W
2/24/88
Christina
Marv
Christina leaves with $13,165
Marv wins $6,000 on the MC
Marv wins a Car (3rd this week!)
Total Won: $15,615
Th
2/25/88
Marv
Karen
Marv leaves with $15,715
Karen wins $3,200 on the MC
Karen wins a $100 10-People Bonus
Total Won: $3,700
F
2/26/88
Karen
Tom
Karen wins $1,600 on the MC
Florence defeats Karen
Karen leaves with $5,400
Florence wins $3,600 on the MC
Total Won: $5,600

Charlie O'Donnell announces the next 2 weeks
Sudden Death tiebreaker also begins here


 Ep#
Wkdy
CBS
Airdate
1st Red Player
(Champ)
1st Blue Player
(Challenger)
Notes
10 People Theme: 10 Teenage Boys that are going steady
(without the grease in their hair that is)
M
2/29/88
Florence
Debbie
Florence leaves with $3,800
Debbie wins $4,000 on the MC
Total Won: $4,200
Tu
3/1/88
Debbie
Jim
LONG match takes up the whole show
Total Won: $200
W
3/2/88
Debbie
Jim
Debbie wins $14,800 on the MC
Debbie wins a $500 Hi-Lo Bonus
Total Won: $15,500
Th
3/3/88
Debbie
Steve
Debbie wins $2,400 on the MC
Kriss wins a $100 10-People Bonus
Debbie defeats Kriss
Total Won: $3,000
F
3/4/88
Debbie
Gary
Debbie wins $6,000 on the MC
Debbie wins a Car ($8,409)
Debbie wins $4,600 more on the MC
Total Won: $19,209

 
 Ep#
Wkdy
CBS
Airdate
1st Red Player
(Champ)
1st Blue Player
(Challenger)
Notes
10 People Theme: Flight Attendants
M
3/7/88
Beth
Gladys
Debbie retires with $41,709
Beth wins $7,000 on the MC
Beth wins a Car ($9,415)
Total Won: $16,715
Tu
3/8/88
Beth
Jim
Beth wins $1,100 on the MC
Total Won: $1,300
W
3/9/88
Beth
Jim
No, not the same Jim
Th
3/10/88
F
3/11/88

Gene Wood returns to the announcer's podium...


 Ep#
Wkdy
CBS
Airdate
1st Red Player
(Champ)
1st Blue Player
(Challenger)
Notes
10 People Theme: Men who have been married less than 1 Year
(Quite Inexperienced, in other words)
M
3/14/88
Bernie
Annie
Bernie wins $1,000 on the MC
Total Won: $1,300
Tu
3/15/88
Bernie
Mary
 
W
3/16/88
     
Th
3/17/88
Mary
Frank
Mary leaves with $12,501
Frank wins $1,900 on the MC
Total Won: $2,100
F
3/18/88
Frank
Teri

 
 Ep#
Wkdy
CBS
Airdate
1st Red Player
(Champ)
1st Blue Player
(Challenger)
Notes
10 People Theme: Self-Made Millionaires
M
3/21/88
Tu
3/22/88
W
3/23/88
Th
3/24/88
F
3/25/88

Young People's Week returns...
where the kids can win a trip to Hawaii instead of a car


 
 Ep#
Wkdy
CBS
Airdate
1st Red Player
(Champ)
1st Blue Player
(Challenger)
Notes
10 People Theme: Men married 50 Years or more
M
3/28/88
Valerie
Sean
Starts with G1/Q2
Tu
3/29/88
Sean
---
Sean wins $1900 on the MC
Sean Wins Trip ($3,700) for a total of $5,600
W
3/30/88
Ryan
Mandy
 
Th
3/31/88
F
4/1/88

 
 Ep#
Wkdy
CBS
Airdate
1st Red Player
(Champ)
1st Blue Player
(Challenger)
Notes
10 People Theme: GLOW Wrestlers
M
4/4/88
 
Michael
Michael wins $6,300 on the MC
Total Won: $6,600
Tu
4/5/88
Michael
Ginnie
Ginnie wins a $100 10 People Bonus
Michael wins $5,100 on the MC
Michael wins a car ($12,618)
Total Won: $18,218
W
4/6/88
Michael
Pat
Pat leads 1-0
Michael G2 ($100)
Pat wins TB ($100)
Pat wins $6,450 on the MC
Pat wins a car ($12,618)
Total Won: $19,268
Th
4/7/88
Pat
Preston
Preston wins 2-1 ($300 div.)
Preston wins $? on the MC
F
4/8/88
Preston
?

 
 Ep#
Wkdy
CBS
Airdate
1st Red Player
(Champ)
1st Blue Player
(Challenger)
Notes
10 People Theme: Women Nudists
M
4/11/88
Preston
Robin
Robin wins a $500 Hi-Lo Bonus
Robin wins $2,000 on the MC
Total Won: $2,800
Tu
4/12/88
Robin
Kim
Robin wins a $100 10-People Bonus
Robin wins $1,450 on the MC
Total Won: $1,950
W
4/13/88
Robin
Anna
 
Th
4/14/88
F
4/15/88
Don
Deb
Don leaves with $3,000
Deb wins $15,200 on the MC
Deb wins a car ($7,609)
Total Won: $23,009

 
 Ep#
Wkdy
CBS
Airdate
1st Red Player
(Champ)
1st Blue Player
(Challenger)
Notes
10 People Theme: Clowns
M
4/18/88
Deb
Scott
Starts with Game 1/Q2
Tu
4/19/88
W
4/20/88
Th
4/21/88
F
4/22/88

 
 Ep#
Wkdy
CBS
Airdate
1st Red Player
(Champ)
1st Blue Player
(Challenger)
Notes
10 People Theme:
M
4/25/88
Tu
4/26/88
W
4/27/88
Th
4/28/88
F
4/29/88

 
 Ep#
Wkdy
CBS
Airdate
1st Red Player
(Champ)
1st Blue Player
(Challenger)
Notes
10 People Theme: 
M
5/2/88
Tu
5/3/88
W
5/4/88
Th
5/5/88
F
5/6/88


Advance to July 4-December 30, 1988