Episode 4575

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Episode 4575 was broadcast on 9 April 2008, as part of Series 58.

Matthew Coates played David Sandbach, with David Sandbach winning 97 – 87, after a tie-break conundrum. The Dictionary Corner guest was Dr Phil Hammond, and the lexicographer was Susie Dent.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Matthew Coates Score David Sandbach Others Max.
1 NLADNEESK sandle ☓ 0 – 7 SNEAKED ALKENES*, ENNEADS*, KALENDS*, KENNELS* 7
2 DTSIOUWTO TWIST 0 – 13 ODIOUS OUTWITS 14
3 TSAOLNEMG MONTAGES 8 – 13 MAGNETS MAGNETOS, MEGATONS, TANGELOS* 22
4 SNYFUOANI FUSION 14 – 13 FUNNY ANIONS, ANNOYS*, FUSAIN*, UNIONS*, UNISON* 28
5 100 8 6 1 8 10 → 916 916
(8 + 1) × 100 + 10 + 6
24 – 23 916
(8 + 1) × 100 + 10 + 6


38
TTT RAISEFAR When they go down, more of us go up. AIRFARES
6 EAQTGOSRE STORAGE 31 – 30 GOATEES ORGEATS, RESTAGE*, ROSEATE*, TOERAGS* 45
7 DRAURTIVU 31 – 34 DART AUDIT, DAVIT, DURRA*, TRIAD*, VIRTU* 50
8 XDCIEILPM LIMPED 31 – 41 IMPLIED 57
9 LMEACTECA METAL 36 – 46 METAL MALEATE* 64
10 75 7 5 2 8 5 → 164 164
(75 + 7) × 2
46 – 56 164
2 × 75 + 8 + 7 − 5 ÷ 5


74
TTT UNDERSET They've never been taken out to dinner. DENTURES
11 LRSEIENRU LEISURE 53 – 63 RELINES REINSURE 82
12 ZTBIEOHMG ZOMBIE 59 – 69 ZOMBIE BOTHIE 88
13 HREOPTANS PANTHERS 67 – 77 OPERANTS PHAETONS, PHONATES*, PRONATES*, SATPHONE*, STANHOPE 96
14 100 5 5 1 4 3 → 926 926
(5 + 4) × (100 + 3) − 1
77 – 87 926
(5 + 4) × (100 + 3) − 1


106
15 CHOPSCHOT HOPSCOTCH
(1.75 seconds)
87 – 87 116
TB NEWTGIRLS strewling ☓
(3.25 seconds)
87 – 97 WRESTLING
(20.75 seconds)
116
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