Episode 5211

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Episode 5211 was broadcast on 23 February 2011, as part of Series 64.

Ned Pendleton played John Cornforth, with Ned Pendleton winning 91 – 83. The Dictionary Corner guest was Mark Foster, and the lexicographer was Susie Dent.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Ned Pendleton Score John Cornforth Others Max.
1 RUCEAPKND UNPACKED 8 – 0 PRANCED UNPACKER* 8
2 SGERAOBNI SOBERING 16 – 8 BEARINGS BARONIES*, BEGONIAS, ORGANISE*, REBASING* 16
3 HOTEAQSRL LOATHERS 24 – 16 LOATHERS RATHOLES* 24
4 HETCIXMER HERETIC 31 – 23 EXCITER HERMETIC* 32
5 100 25 50 75 10 5 → 139 138
100 + 50 − (10 + 5 − 75 ÷ 25)
38 – 30 140
100 + 50 − 10

RR: 139 = 50 + 75 + 10 + 100 ÷ 25

42
TTT SHECOULD She could sit up properly, but she's not. SLOUCHED
6 LCUASUTRE CURATES 45 – 37 CLUSTER CULTURES 50
7 DIROAMGPI RADIO 50 – 37 DAMP ORIGAMI 57
8 WPOUDSAZR WORDS 50 – 44 UPWARDS 64
9 SEDIEPNTO POINTED 57 – 51 DESPITE PENTODES, POETISED* 72
10 50 25 6 3 5 1 → 221 221
50 × 5 − (25 + 3 + 1)
67 – 61 221
(50 + 25) × 3 − (5 − 1)


82
TTT ROBINPAD It's where you might find mixed messages. PINBOARD
11 SOVIELSTV VIOLETS 74 – 68 STOVIES SOVIETS*, VOTIVES 89
12 MNOATSEAN ANNATES 81 – 68 STAMEN MANNOSE*, MONTANE, NAMASTE*, SMETANA* 96
13 DUFOITMOA MOAT 81 – 73 MUFTI DIATOM 102
14 50 8 9 2 4 3 → 580 580
(50 + 8) × (9 + 3 − 2)
91 – 83 580
(50 + 8) × (9 + 4 − 3)


112
15 RACERSPED
(1.75 seconds)
91 – 83 reescaped ☓
(26.5 seconds)
SCARPERED 122
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