Episode 5027

From Countdown

Jump to: navigation, search

< Previous | Next >

Episode 5027 was broadcast on 29 April 2010, as part of Series 62.

Nicki Sellars played Alan Hibbert, with Nicki Sellars winning 68 – 64. The Dictionary Corner guest was John Parrott, and the lexicographer was Susie Dent.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Nicki Sellars Score Alan Hibbert Others Max.
1 MNPUOACSE POUNCES 7 – 7 POUNCES CONSUME*, ENCAMPS*, MOPANES, MUCOSAE*, PNEUMAS*, SPUMONE* 7
2 CGDEUANMO MANGO 7 – 13 MOANED MANUCODE 15
3 NTRIEIETG TREEING 14 – 13 GREET REIGNITE*, RINGETTE* 23
4 TKSNIOLOE STOLEN 14 – 21 LOONIEST KILOTONS, OILSTONE* 31
5 50 6 5 10 4 3 → 936 936
(10 ÷ 5 + 50) × 6 × 3
24 – 21 935


41
TTT SEEDPELT Reduces the number of folds in trousers, perhaps? DEPLETES
6 RTHEOUGNT THRONE 30 – 27 ENOUGH ROUGHEN*, TOUGHEN*, TOUGHER 48
7 GVDOIARLO AVOID 30 – 33 GRAVID OGIVAL*, VIGORO*, VIRAGO 54
8 RSLPEESOJ poreless ☓ 30 – 39 LESSER ELOPERS, PLESSOR*, REPOSES, RESOLES* 61
9 SNWAOEYXR OWNERS 36 – 45 REASON YAWNERS 68
10 100 2 4 9 5 5 → 244 241 36 – 52 242
(100 + 9 + 5 + 5) × 2 + 4

RR: 244 = 2 × 100 + 5 × 9 − (5 − 4)

78
TTT GAINMAZE It can be read, but can also be fired. MAGAZINE
11 PNMEAUBRA BREAM 41 – 57 BREAM PENUMBRA 86
12 SCDTIEVAT DATIVES 48 – 57 STATED DICTATES 94
13 SFBNEAEIH beefish ☓ 48 – 64 BEANIES BANSHEE 101
14 75 8 1 9 1 7 → 308 308
(9 − 7 + 1 + 1) × 75 + 8
58 – 64 309


111
15 DJEPICURE PREJUDICE
(9 seconds)
68 – 64 121
Personal tools