Episode 5058

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Episode 5058 was broadcast on 11 June 2010, and was the second quarter-final of Series 62.

Danny Pledger played Nicki Sellars, with Nicki Sellars winning 100 – 60. The Dictionary Corner guest was John Inverdale, and the lexicographer was Susie Dent.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Danny Pledger Score Nicki Sellars Others Max.
1 MSFOENTIP PONIES 0 – 8 PIMENTOS NEPOTISM 8
2 DPGUAEMTR TRUMPED 7 – 15 UPGRADE GRUMPED*, MATURED*, TEMPURA, TRAMPED*, UPRATED 15
3 SPNIEKNUS SUNNIES 7 – 23 PINKNESS PUNINESS* 23
4 TRLEIONYA RELATION 15 – 31 RELATION INTERLAY*, ORIENTAL, ORNATELY 31
5 100 5 7 5 6 8 → 318 319 15 – 41 318
(100 + 6) × (8 − 5)


41
TTT NURSEJOY Don't stop believing on the long trips. JOURNEYS
6 SNROEIDWM MINDERS 22 – 48 SNOWIER DISOWNER* 49
7 HSAEAVBSO SHOVES 28 – 54 SHAVES ABASHES 56
8 NGDEOIRMA DREAMING 36 – 62 DREAMING DRAGOMEN*, IDEOGRAM*, MARGINED*, ORGANDIE* 64
9 PSEUTLDAQ PULSATED 44 – 62 PLATED 72
10 25 5 10 7 7 3 → 650 650
(10 × 3 − 5 + 7 ÷ 7) × 25
54 – 72 650
(7 × 3 + 5) × 25


82
TTT ABITLONG It's not a bit long, but it's swelling by the minute. BLOATING
11 JROASTIGD GROATS 60 – 78 RATIOS ADJIGOS*, ASTROID 89
12 RLVAEANTO latent ☓ 60 – 84 TRAVEL LEVATOR*, TAVERNA, VENTRAL*, VERONAL 96
13 ZRTAECHLA latcher ☓ 60 – 90 HALTER TRACHEAL 104
14 100 1 6 3 10 3 → 145 146 60 – 100 145
(6 + 3) × 10 ÷ (3 − 1) + 100


114
15 BATCIRCUS 60 – 100 SUBARCTIC 124
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