Episode 5616

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Episode 5616 was broadcast on 8 January 2013, and was the second preliminary round match of the 30th Birthday Championship.

Wayne Kelly played Nick Wainwright, with Wayne Kelly winning 105 – 68. The Dictionary Corner guest was Dave Myers, and the lexicographer was Susie Dent.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Wayne Kelly Score Nick Wainwright Others Max.
1 PSECUNOSR POUNCES 7 – 7 POUNCES CORNUSES*, CORPUSES* 8
2 TNRGEIEAQ GRATINEE 15 – 15 GRATINEE ENARGITE* 16
3 NOVECIFTO NOVICE 21 – 21 NOTICE CONFIT, COOTIE*, COVINE*, FOOTIE, INFECT*, NOETIC* 22
4 SRNSEAIWE WEARINESS 39 – 39 WEARINESS 40
5 75 100 50 3 3 2 → 488 485
(3 + 2) × (100 − 3)
46 – 46 485
(3 + 2) × (100 − 3)

RR: 488 = (75 − 2) × (3 + 3) + 50

50
TTT EVERREDS Rather quiet and private about a pre-booked table. RESERVED
6 KMRLAIUHA ALARUM 52 – 46 murial ☓ ALMIRAH* 57
7 ZEMTAOECR CREMATE 59 – 46 METEOR 64
8 GDSPIAEEL PLEASED 66 – 46 epigeals ☓ AEDILES*, ELAPSED*, EPIGEAL, PALSIED*, PELAGES*, PLEDGES, PLEIADS*, SILAGED*, SPIELED* 71
9 TONXUEMDA AMOUNTED 74 – 54 AMOUNTED 79
10 5 3 1 5 6 1 → 684 74 – 54

RR: 700 Best: 700 = (6 + 1) × (3 + 1) × 5 × 5

79
TTT HINGESET Angry about a marine creature, perhaps? SEETHING
11 STEUDNIJD STUDIED 81 – 54 UNITED DISTEND 86
12 WVTOALEIM VIOLATE 88 – 61 VIOLATE 93
13 GYREASTDI GYRATED 95 – 68 TRIAGED AGISTED, AGISTER*, ASTRIDE*, DIETARY*, DISRATE*, GAITERS*, GYRATES*, SATYRID*, STAGIER, STAIDER*, STRAYED*, TADGERS*, TIRADES*, TRAGEDY, TRIAGES* 100
14 1 7 2 7 6 10 → 790 95 – 68 790 ☓

RR: 790 = ((7 × 6 + 1) × 2 − 7) × 10

110
15 TRACYFOOL OLFACTORY
(4.25 seconds)
105 – 68 120
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