Episode 5459

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Episode 5459 was broadcast on 10 April 2012, as part of Series 66.

Rob Gibney played Spencer Taylor, with Rob Gibney winning 101 – 49. The Dictionary Corner guest was Jenny Eclair, and the lexicographer was Susie Dent.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Rob Gibney Score Spencer Taylor Others Max.
1 TEAUDNRCE CANTERED 0 – 18 UNCREATED 18
2 PXANROBEP NAPPER 6 – 18 PROBE PROPANE 25
3 CIPREAYSI SPICIER 13 – 18 PACER PIRACIES* 33
4 LESWGARUE WAGERS 19 – 18 reglares ☓ LEAGUERS 41
5 100 3 2 1 1 3 → 391 391
(3 + 1) × 100 − (2 + 1) × 3
29 – 28 391
(3 + 1) × 100 − (2 + 1) × 3


51
TTT IFFORCES If you think about the forces, you'll get the answer. OFFICERS
6 DULMOSIVM MOULDS 35 – 28 SLUM MOULVIS* 58
7 RHTAOINCA RATION 41 – 34 RATION CANTHARI*, RAINCOAT 66
8 NETHFOSET SHEET 46 – 39 NOTES OFTENEST* 74
9 AOIPRLZSE SPOILER 53 – 39 RAILS POLARIZES 92
10 50 75 9 8 10 5 → 256 257
50 × 5 + 8 − (10 − 9)
60 – 39 258

RR: 256 = (75 − 50 + 9 − 10 ÷ 5) × 8

102
TTT AMYSPENT Amy spent all her money making these. PAYMENTS
11 TNDAOERLD TODDLER 67 – 39 TONED ADORNED*, DELATOR*, DONATED, LEOTARD*, TALONED*, TRODDEN* 109
12 TJDAISOGU AUDITS 73 – 39 JOUST ADJIGOS*, AGOUTIS*, JUDOIST 116
13 TSRIOENEG STEERING 81 – 39 STRING EGESTION*, GENITORS, INTEGERS*, SEROTINE*, TRIGONES* 124
14 75 50 1 1 6 2 → 132 132
75 + 50 + 6 + 1
91 – 49 132
75 + 50 + 6 + 1


134
15 RARECATCH CHARACTER
(13 seconds)
101 – 49 144
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