Episode 5124

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Episode 5124 was broadcast on 4 October 2010, as part of Series 63.

Michael Chadwick played Phill Thorne, with Michael Chadwick winning 93 – 74. The Dictionary Corner guest was Matt Le Tissier, and the lexicographer was Susie Dent.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Michael Chadwick Score Phill Thorne Others Max.
1 DETOARKNE RANTED 6 – 6 TANKER TANKERED 8
2 TIEHSBITA BATHES 12 – 12 HABITS ATHEIST, BATISTE*, BATTIES, STAITHE* 15
3 DIFEUNISE DEFINES 19 – 19 UNIFIED DEIFIES*, EDIFIES*, FUNDIES*, INFEEDS*, INFUSED, UNIFIES* 22
4 IEMDCUTNS uncited ☓ 19 – 25 MEDICS DICTUMS*, DUSTMEN, INCUDES*, INCUSED*, INDUCES*, INDUCTS*, MINDSET*, MINUETS*, MINUTED*, MINUTES*, MISCUED, SIDECUT 29
5 50 8 4 10 7 5 → 539 539
(50 + 4) × 10 − (8 − 7)
29 – 35 539
50 × 10 + 8 × 4 + 7


39
TTT EATLOCAL Distribute a humble greeting, perhaps? ALLOCATE
6 OPMSYEUNR PRUNES 35 – 41 PRUNES EPONYMS*, SPUMONE*, SUPREMO, UNROPES* 46
7 PAWXESNAC CANAPES 42 – 41 WAXES 53
8 NLVOAIBNU VIOLA 47 – 46 BLAIN ALBINO, ANNULI*, BUNION*, NOUNAL*, UNNAIL* 59
9 RISAFNEHT HAIRNETS 55 – 46 shafter ☓ THERIANS* 67
10 50 5 8 10 7 9 → 599 598
(50 + 9) × 10 + 8
62 – 53 598
(50 + 9) × 10 + 8

RR: 599 = (7 + 5) × 50 − (10 − 9)

77
TTT PLAYEXPO It's not lower, it's definitely ire. APOPLEXY
11 ZARCUERJI CRAZIER 69 – 60 CRAZIER 84
12 LRGEIEPDI GLIDER 69 – 67 REPLIED PLEDGER 91
13 TOLRUESWO TROWELS 76 – 74 LOOTERS LOUSEWORT* 109
14 25 10 7 9 5 7 → 379 378
(7 + 9) × 25 − (10 + 7 + 5)
83 – 74 374

RR: 379 = (25 + 7 + 5) × 10 + 9

119
15 BIGALIENS ABSEILING
(15 seconds)
93 – 74 129
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