Episode 5560

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Episode 5560 was broadcast on 4 October 2012, as part of Series 67.

Tia Corkish played David Bratley, with Tia Corkish winning 89 – 54. The Dictionary Corner guest was Sir Ranulph Fiennes, and the lexicographer was Susie Dent.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Tia Corkish Score David Bratley Others Max.
1 TRSOUAMHE MOUTHERS 8 – 0 SHOUTER 8
2 SWOIFCUSI FOCUS 13 – 0 musics ☓ COIFS, FICUS*, FISCS*, SCOWS* 13
3 GXKOIEDAR RADIO 18 – 5 RAGED EXORDIA 20
4 BTROEATFO BATTER 24 – 11 BOATER BAREFOOT 28
5 100 10 2 9 6 6 → 556 556
100 × 6 − 9 × 6 + 10
34 – 11 551


38
TTT LIMPLIAM You can't bake a cake with this small current. MILLIAMP
6 QCEIHNGOT ETCHING 41 – 18 ETCHING ECHOING 45
7 GRMAETDON GROANED 48 – 25 GRANTED DRAGOMEN, DRAGONET* 53
8 TVLAEINTE NATIVE 54 – 25 VALET VENTILATE 71
9 CSHUIDPEA PUSHED 60 – 31 SHAPED APHIDES, AUSPICE*, DUCHIES*, EDAPHIC*, UPCASED* 78
10 50 100 8 3 7 1 → 821 821
8 × 100 + 3 × 7
70 – 41 821
8 × 100 + 3 × 7


88
TTT PLANDATE It's not hard this, in fact, it's bog standard. PEATLAND
11 NTWIEORVA WINTER 76 – 41 wanton ☓ TAWNIER, TINWARE, WAITRON* 95
12 TESILPRAD PLASTER 83 – 41 spiraled ☓ DIPTERAL*, LARDIEST*, PILASTER, PREDIALS*, TRAIPSED 103
13 TSLEINOPE POINTS 89 – 47 PONIES PETIOLES* 111
14 100 75 8 2 8 6 → 688 89 – 54 685
6 × 100 + 75 + 8 + 2

RR: 688 = (6 ÷ 2 + 8 + 75) × 8

121
15 OFFERTORN 89 – 54 FOREFRONT 131
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