Sandra Diaz-Twine isone of solely two two-time winners within the historical past of “Survivor,” and has turn out to be a legend of the show ever since.
Recently, the “Queen of Survivor” returned for one more stint on “Survivor,” this time on the Australian model, alongside her daughter Nina, in a “Blood vs. Water” season. And on final evening’s episode of “Australian Survivor,” Sandra even managed to interrupt a “Survivor” report, and a moderately spectacular one, too. Here’s what you should know:
Warning: Spoilers for “Survivor” and “Australian Survivor” forward.
Sandra Breaks Record for Number of Tribals Attended
Unfortunately for followers of Sandra, the “Queen” was voted off in final evening’s episode of “Australian Survivor.” Although her streak on “Survivor” has come to an finish – at the least for now – Sandra has formally attended a report variety of Tribal Councils all through her time on the show (together with the worldwide model). According to information collected by Jeff Pitman at theTrue Dork Times, Sandra has now attended36 Tribal Councils, breaking Parvati Shallow’s report of 35 (notice: the chart doesn’t take note of worldwide variations of the show, thus Sandra and Russell Hantz’s “Australian Survivor” appearances should not counted).
As of season 40, “Winners at War,” Sandra attended 32 Tribal Councils all through her 4 aggressive appearances on the show – 12 in each her profitable seasons, “Pearl Islands” and “Heroes vs. Villains,” 5 in “Game Changers,” and three in “Winners at War.” “Australian Survivor” brings that tally as much as 36, with Sandra having attended 4 Tribals in the course of the season.
Interestingly, Sandra, who’s well-known for her lackluster efficiency at challenges and has by no means received particular person immunity all through her total run, has held the report for many variety of Tribal Councils attendedwhereas susceptible for some time. That quantity at the moment stands at 36. Cirie Fields, who can be recognized for not excelling on the bodily portion of the sport, at the moment stands at second on this respect, at 33 Tribal Councils attended whereas susceptible. Parvati, who has received 4 particular person immunity challenges all through her 4 appearances, is available in third at 31.
For these , Cirie and Rob Mariano tie for third in variety of Tribal Councils attended total, with each at 33 every, whereasOzzy Lusth comes at fifth with 30 over his 4 appearances.
Sandra & Parvati Tie in Record for Most Tribals Survived
Parvati, who has performed “Survivor” 4 occasions and made it to the finals twice, nonetheless holds the report for variety of Tribal Councils attended whereas not being voted out, at 33. Sandra, whose elimination in “Australian Survivor” is her third, has performed 5 occasions, and has additionally survived 33 of her 36 Tribal Councils. Hence, the 2 tie the report for essentially the most variety of Tribal Councils attended and survived.
Coincidentally, each time Sandra has been voted out – on “Game Changers,” “Winners at War,” and now on “Australian Survivor” – it has been on Day 16, a reality which she famous after she was voted out of “Winners at War.” “Day 16 received me once more,” she stated after she received her torch snuffed.
According to an article in Men’s Health(which was written earlier than “Australian Survivor”), Sandra would now place fourth in variety of days performed total, at 126. The prime three can be Rob Mariano, at 151 over his 5 appearances, adopted by Parvati Shallow at 148, then Ozzy Lusth at 128. Sandra can be adopted by Cirie Fields at 121 days.
Although Sandra might not be competing in “Australian Survivor,” her legacy within the “Survivor” neighborhood as one of many best to ever play has solely been fortified; surviving 9 Tribal Councils within the seasons after proving herself to be one of many show’s most harmful gamers is a outstanding achievement by itself.
As one fan on-line put it, her ability comes from her versatility. “She received twice enjoying kind of the identical model every time, however since then she’s diversified and proven that she will play nicely regardless of the scenario or what the present sport state requires. That pushes her means excessive.”
“Australian Survivor” airs Sunday, Monday, and Tuesday nights on Network 10 for Australian viewers. American “Survivor” airs Wednesdays at 8 p.m. Eastern on CBS. Season 42premieres March 9.