Episode 5227

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Episode 5227 was broadcast on 24 March 2011, as part of Series 64.

Andy McGurn played John Maddox, with Andy McGurn winning 86 – 56. The Dictionary Corner guest was Donal MacIntyre, and the lexicographer was Susie Dent.

If special episodes are included, this is the 500th episode of Countdown presented by Jeff Stelling and Rachel Riley.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Andy McGurn Score John Maddox Others Max.
1 WNDEAUSAS WANDS 5 – 5 WENDS SUNDAES, SUNDEWS 7
2 PSHIENPOL NIPPLES 12 – 5 POLISH PINHOLES 15
3 TTCUEOPLG OCTUPLE 19 – 5 CUTTLE OCTUPLET 23
4 LRBEOYBUG RUBBLE 25 – 11 BURGLE GOBBLER 30
5 25 2 10 4 3 5 → 155 155
(4 + 2) × 25 + 5
35 – 21 155
(4 + 2) × 25 + 5


40
TTT CRABCOIL Old mouthwash for naughty kids, perhaps? CARBOLIC
6 SSRIADISM DISARMS 42 – 21 SADISM DISMISS* 47
7 RMTEAROFR FORMAT 42 – 29 REFORMAT TERRAFORM 65
8 TNNIADEOT NOTATED 49 – 36 INTONED INTONATED 83
9 RNSEOUTEU TONSURE 56 – 43 NEUTERS SOUTENEUR* 101
10 25 1 2 4 3 4 → 565 56 – 43

RR: 564/566 Best: 564 = (25 × 2 + 1 − 4) × 3 × 4

108
TTT SUESTRIP Sue's trip involves a spot of skiing thanks to them. PISTEURS
11 SLNEAAMDE DEMEANS 63 – 43 MEDALS ENAMELS, MAENADS*, MELAENA* 115
12 DTCUAOVWE AVOCET 69 – 49 AVOWED COUVADE* 122
13 GRHIOECIE CHEERIO 76 – 56 CHEERIO 129
14 9 4 8 4 10 5 → 544 546 ☓ 76 – 56 536 ☓

RR: 544 = (8 + 4) × 5 × 9 + 4

139
15 SOUREDRUM MURDEROUS
(1 second)
86 – 56 149
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