Episode 5230

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Episode 5230 was broadcast on 29 March 2011, as part of Series 64.

Len Bryon played Mark Gavin, with Mark Gavin winning 93 – 53. The Dictionary Corner guest was Paul Zenon, and the lexicographer was Susie Dent.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Len Bryon Score Mark Gavin Others Max.
1 MNSAOELPD PEDALOS 7 – 0 PLANES ENDOPLASM* 18
2 TFSUIROGS FRUITS 13 – 6 FRUITS SUITORS 25
3 WSRAIOBRE BRAISE 19 – 12 BRIERS BARRIOS, BARROWS, BROWSER*, WORRIES* 32
4 TNROIOSMA MOIST 24 – 17 MAINS MONITORS*, MOONRATS, ORATIONS* 40
5 75 1 9 7 2 1 → 668 668
9 × 75 − 7
34 – 27 668
9 × 75 − 7


50
TTT HELPADAM This might help Adam see where he's going. HEADLAMP
6 DNCIEIGDR RIDDING 34 – 35 DECIDING DERIDING* 58
7 BTWOAELNA BOLT 34 – 40 TABLE ABALONE, NOTABLE, TOWABLE 65
8 KGPOINLUE POKING 40 – 40 OPINE ELOPING, LOUPING* 72
9 TLRAEAZTD RATTLED 47 – 47 RATTLED LAZARET 79
10 50 25 3 1 3 5 → 751 750 47 – 57 751
3 × 5 × 50 + 1


89
TTT VALETTIE Magically, Mr. Zenon can give you a lift. LEVITATE
11 QTRIUAVSM TRUISM 53 – 63 SQUIRT ATRIUMS, MARQUIS, MATSURI* 96
12 CXFEUEHST CHEST 53 – 69 CHUTES FETCHES 103
13 HPTAEUSPN heaths ☓ 53 – 76 HAPPENS HAPTENS*, PEANUTS, PUPATES* 110
14 25 100 7 6 7 2 → 173 53 – 83 172
7 × 7 + 25 + 100 − 2

RR: 173 = 25 × 7 − 2

120
15 MOUSYLION 53 – 93 OMINOUSLY
(14.5 seconds)
130
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