Episode 4999

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Episode 4999 was broadcast on 22 March 2010, as part of Series 62.

Kevin Davis played Dave Wilkinson, with Dave Wilkinson winning 71 – 66. The Dictionary Corner guest was Gregg Wallace, and the lexicographer was Susie Dent.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Kevin Davis Score Dave Wilkinson Others Max.
1 RIZEVHAWS WAIVERS 7 – 0 VARIES WASHIER, WHARVES 7
2 LEIDRRINX ELIXIR 13 – 0 RIDER INLIER, LINIER* 13
3 YDOTEOSFE DOTES 13 – 6 SOOTED FEYEST*, FOOTED* 19
4 TGUERSBUI BUSTIER 20 – 6 grubiest ☓ GUSTIER, GUTSIER 26
5 75 100 25 3 9 6 → 515 515 ☓ 20 – 13 516
6 × 100 − 75 − 9

RR: 515 = (100 + 75) × 3 − 25 + 9 + 6

36
TTT LUNARBUM I'll set fire to newly formed layers of wood. ALBURNUM
6 VNEATSHET EVENTS 26 – 19 SHAVEN HEAVENS, NEATEST*, SEVENTH 43
7 PAOCJLIBO opalic ☓ 26 – 24 POLIO BLOOP*, BOOAI*, COBIA*, COPAL*, PLICA*, POOJA* 48
8 QTAICTACA TACTIC 32 – 30 ACACIA ATACTIC*, ATTACCA* 55
9 NOTGMIESI GNOMES 32 – 37 MOISTEN MINGIEST, MITOGENS*, TIMESING* 63
10 25 100 1 2 8 4 → 894 894
(8 + 1) × 100 − (4 + 2)
42 – 47 894
(8 + 1) × 100 − (4 + 2)


73
TTT TEDSCOOP You'll need this CV, if you're sending to Coventry. POSTCODE
11 EDRADMERD DREAMED 49 – 54 DREAMER DREADED*, REARMED 80
12 TSEALMSON MANTLES 56 – 54 STOLEN ETALONS*, LAMENTS*, LOMENTS*, MALTOSE, MANLESS*, MANTELS*, MOLESTS*, NOSEMAS*, OMENTAL*, STAMENS*, TELAMON*, TELSONS* 87
13 LAGDOAGNO LAGOON 56 – 61 GONDOLA GONADAL, LONGDOG* 94
14 1 5 3 3 10 6 → 810 810
(5 + 3 + 1) × (6 + 3) × 10
66 – 61 800


104
15 TACKIPLUM 66 – 71 MULTIPACK
(20 seconds)
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