Episode 5621

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Episode 5621 was broadcast on 15 January 2013, and was the seventh preliminary round match of the 30th Birthday Championship.

Jackie McLeod played Barry Grossman, with Barry Grossman winning 79 – 65. The Dictionary Corner guest was Martin Lewis, and the lexicographer was Susie Dent.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Jackie McLeod Score Barry Grossman Others Max.
1 SLDKOEIML SKILLED 7 – 7 SKILLED DESKILL*, DOLLIES, KELOIDS*, MIDSOLE*, MOLLIES 7
2 NDEPDOTUS unposted ☓ 7 – 15 OUTSPEND 15
3 XHMAETROT EXTORT 13 – 21 EXHORT HATTER*, HOAXER*, HOTTER*, MATTER*, MOTHER*, OMERTA*, ROTATE*, THORAX, THREAT*, THROAT, TOTHER* 21
4 LHRIEANSR INHALERS 21 – 29 INHALERS SNARLIER 29
5 25 5 3 2 8 6 → 221 220 21 – 39 221
(6 + 3) × 25 − 8 ÷ 2


39
TTT FLYCREAK In America, it's all about publicising Roberta. FLACKERY
6 FCNOEARVI CORNEA 21 – 46 CORVINE VERONICA 47
7 EAOGPNERW WAGONER 28 – 46 ORANGE PEONAGE* 54
8 STMVIEIDB VISITED 35 – 46 misdiet ☓ 61
9 QCTEAESGR CREATES 42 – 53 CREATES RESTAGE 68
10 100 10 9 4 5 2 → 865 42 – 63 865
100 × 9 − 10 × 4 + 5


78
TTT SPLATFRY The only time they shut up is when they're eating. FLYTRAPS
11 JRPGUEABU PURGE 47 – 63 upbear ☓ ABJURE, BUREAU* 84
12 LFYSAIEDO ladyfies ☓ 47 – 69 FLAYED DIALYSE* 91
13 GRNMIUESI RESUMING 55 – 69 MINGIER REMISING* 99
14 50 2 10 3 9 5 → 686 685 55 – 79 686
(9 + 5) × 50 − (10 − 3) × 2


109
15 GUERRRILA IRREGULAR
(6.5 seconds)
65 – 79 119
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