Episode 5651

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Episode 5651 was broadcast on 26 February 2013, and was the fourth quarter-final of the 30th Birthday Championship.

Jack Hurst played David O'Donnell, with Jack Hurst winning 115 – 97. The Dictionary Corner guest was Jenny Eclair, and the lexicographer was Susie Dent.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Jack Hurst Score David O'Donnell Others Max.
1 SHGOAIMOE HOAGIES 7 – 7 HOAGIES OOGAMIES* 8
2 OEITNYRAM MONETARY 15 – 7 AMNIOTE ENORMITY, MINATORY*, TYRAMINE* 16
3 HILERUDEA HAULIER 22 – 14 HAULIER EUHEDRAL 24
4 IEAZCLRIF LAICIZE 29 – 21 LAICIZE 31
5 25 6 10 5 8 3 → 746 747
6 × 5 × 25 − 3
36 – 28 747
6 × 5 × 25 − 3

RR: 746 = (6 × 10 × 25 − 8) ÷ (5 − 3)

41
TTT ISNTHEIR There isn't an heir, so nobody gets to do this. INHERITS
6 EOUMVBLGS VOLUMES 43 – 35 VOLUMES EMBOLUS* 48
7 NRMREIODA ORDAINER 51 – 43 ORDAINER AIRDROME* 56
8 EIOJRTNGS GENITORS 59 – 51 GENITORS JOINTERS*, TRIGONES* 64
9 RPQTEAEUO EQUATOR 66 – 58 EQUATOR OPERATE, OPAQUER*, PARQUET, QUORATE* 71
10 100 50 75 25 2 3 → 402 402
(100 × 50 + 75 ÷ 3) ÷ 25 × 2
76 – 68 402
(100 × 50 + 75 ÷ 3) ÷ 25 × 2


81
TTT DORALIRA Force somebody to take the train, perhaps? RAILROAD
11 NSPAEOTSI SOAPIEST 84 – 76 SAPIENTS 89
12 AEARWRVUF AWARE 89 – 81 WAVER WARFARE 96
13 KTPIOETLI TOILET 95 – 87 TOILET KILTIE*, KITTLE*, PIOLET*, POLITE*, POTTLE, TIPTOE 102
14 75 5 3 10 10 9 → 920 920
(3 + 9) × 75 + 10 + 10
105 – 97 920
(3 + 9) × 75 + 10 + 10


112
15 EVILMINOR VERMILION
(1.5 seconds)
115 – 97 122
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