Episode 5028

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Episode 5028 was broadcast on 30 April 2010, as part of Series 62.

Nicki Sellars played Lee Graham, with Lee Graham winning 76 – 73. The Dictionary Corner guest was John Parrott, and the lexicographer was Susie Dent.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Nicki Sellars Score Lee Graham Others Max.
1 RDPIUELQS PIQUES 6 – 0 quired ☓ SERPULID* 8
2 DPSWAAIRA RAIDS 11 – 5 PAIRS APSARA*, AWARDS, PADRIS*, PADSAW, PRASAD*, RAPIDS*, RIPSAW*, SPARID* 14
3 TRFIAEDLO FLOATIER 19 – 13 FOLIATED FLORIATED 32
4 MTBSIEADT TAMEST 19 – 20 MISDATE BASTIDE, BATISTE*, BATTIES*, MATIEST* 39
5 75 1 2 3 4 10 → 115 115
4 × 10 + 75
29 – 30 115
4 × 10 + 75


49
TTT ISITHAKE Is it hake? Tastes more like a mushroom to me. SHIITAKE
6 PNDLIAOLH PLAID 29 – 36 PALLID DOLPHIN, HAPLOID*, HOLLAND* 56
7 SRTEOEWVY STROVE 29 – 43 OVERSET OVERSEW*, VETOERS* 63
8 TGNAEIDNO DONATING 37 – 51 DENOTING ANOINTED, ANTINODE*, NEGATION* 71
9 PNGIEESRR SEEPING 44 – 58 SEEPING RESIGNER*, SPREEING*, SPRINGER 79
10 100 1 3 5 7 10 → 886 886
(100 + 10) × (5 + 3) + 7 − 1
54 – 58 883


89
TTT RECOUNTS Interpret that the prisoners are genuine. CONSTRUE
11 CFJUEOSTC SCOUT 59 – 63 JOUST FOETUS, STUCCO 95
12 NMZHMEOAU unhem ☓ 59 – 69 HUMANE 101
13 TCSAOEMGR COASTER 66 – 76 COASTER ESCARGOT 109
14 50 25 100 75 9 10 → 896 895
100 × 9 − (50 + 75) ÷ 25
73 – 76 898

Best: 896 = (100 − 50 ÷ 25) × 10 − 75 − 9

119
15 LATINZETA 73 – 76 TANTALIZE 129
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