Episode 4627

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Episode 4627 was broadcast on 20 June 2008, and was the Series 58 grand final.

David O'Donnell, the series winner with his trophy.

David O'Donnell played Richard Priest, with David O'Donnell winning 91 – 61. The Dictionary Corner guest was Dr Phil Hammond, and the lexicographer was Susie Dent.

Rounds

Rnd Selection David O'Donnell Score Richard Priest Others Max.
1 AOAWTRTOS STRATA 6 – 0 STOAT TOTARAS* 7
2 GCFEAOSPE APOGEES 13 – 0 ESCAPE 14
3 AEAMSNNDR MANNERS 20 – 7 SANDMAN MAENADS*, MANSARD, RANDANS*, REMANDS* 21
4 LDMAORLEA MALLARD 27 – 14 MALLARD ALARMED*, ARMLOAD*, EARLDOM 28
5 100 25 75 50 5 3 → 648 648
(75 + 50 + 100 ÷ 25) × 5 + 3
37 – 14 647


38
TTT GROUNDED Not the favourite, it's where the rug is. UNDERDOG
6 TKNLEIERY ENTIRELY 45 – 22 ENTIRELY 46
7 AIODRQMZR RADIO 45 – 29 MIRADOR 53
8 STEEBDEDI TEDDIES 52 – 36 DEBITED BEDSIDE, BETIDED*, BETIDES*, SEEDBED* 60
9 EOUSSBTGP SPOUTS 58 – 42 SPOUTS BUTEOS*, ESTOPS*, GUESTS*, GUSSET, OBTUSE*, OPUSES*, POSSET, SPOUSE*, STOEPS*, STOPES*, STOUPS*, STEUPS*, STUPES*, SUBSET*, TSUBOS*, UPSETS* 66
10 25 4 6 10 10 6 → 889 890
(10 − 6 ÷ 6) × 4 × 25 − 10
65 – 42 890 ☓

CV: 888 Best: 889 = (10 + 10 + 4) × 6 × 6 + 25

76
TTT NETDRIVE It could be T-time for Carol. INVERTED
11 EIOCXGJLN LEGION 71 – 48 JINGLE LEXICON 83
12 TFIEDPOHE EPIDOTE 78 – 48 PITHED 90
13 OEATCHPTE TEAPOT 84 – 54 HEPCAT POCHETTE 98
14 100 8 6 3 6 4 → 987 986
(6 + 4) × 100 − 8 − 6
91 – 61 986
(6 + 4) × 100 − 8 − 6

CV: 986/988 Best: 987 = 3 × (6 + 8) × (100 − 6) ÷ 4

108
15 NICELOSER 91 – 61 SCORELINE 118
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