Episode 5060

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Episode 5060 was broadcast on 15 June 2010, and was the fourth quarter-final of Series 62.

Peter Zyss played Craig Chittenden, with Craig Chittenden winning 98 – 76. The Dictionary Corner guest was Paul Zenon, and the lexicographer was Susie Dent.

NOTE: For reasons unknown, in round 13 of this game, a U was chosen from the consonant box. Also, the selection for Round 11 was the exact as Round 3 as Episode 5062, the second semi-final, two days later.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Peter Zyss Score Craig Chittenden Others Max.
1 STAEKADQU STAKED 6 – 6 STAKED QUAKED*, QUAKES, SAUTED*, SKATED*, SQUEAK, TASKED*, TUSKED* 6
2 TLTAEOANP POLENTA 13 – 13 POLENTA 13
3 GEMOHEIST EGOTISM 20 – 20 EGOTISM EIGHTSOME 31
4 SFAIDPROE PARODIES 28 – 28 PARODIES DIASPORE* 39
5 50 5 1 5 4 4 → 119 120 28 – 38 119
(5 × 4 + 4) × 5 − 1


49
TTT NURSEEGO Extremely giving, sometimes to her fault. GENEROUS
6 VCFAEIRNO FANCIER 35 – 45 FANCIER VERONICA 57
7 XSLAIGEOR regails ☓ 35 – 52 GAOLERS GIRASOLE*, SERAGLIO 65
8 NDGNIAOPU POUNDING 43 – 60 POUNDING 73
9 REBADELHT BLATHERED 61 – 60 BREATHED 91
10 8 3 9 2 4 3 → 924 61 – 67 920
((3 × 3 + 4) × 9 − 2) × 8

RR: 924 = (8 × 9 + 3 + 2) × 4 × 3

101
TTT BEARTILE 3-1 to the home side, perhaps? LIBERATE
11 ZOWANELNP pannel ☓ 61 – 73 WEAPON 107
12 RTMAEOISM ATOMISER 69 – 81 ATOMISER AMORTISE*, MARMITES, MARMOSET 115
13 EERDOSCEU SOURCED 76 – 88 DECREES COURSED*, RECEDES*, RECODES, RECUSED*, REDUCES, RESCUED*, SCOURED*, SECEDER*, SECURED*, SEDUCER 122
14 25 3 10 5 5 7 → 709 76 – 98 709
(25 × 10 − 7 − 5) × 3 − 5


132
15 LARDBEFAT 76 – 98 draftable ☓
(5 seconds)
FLATBREAD 142
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