Episode 5717

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Episode 5717 was broadcast on 24 June 2013, and was the third quarter-final of Series 68.

Eileen Taylor played Jill Hayward, with Eileen Taylor winning 86 – 81. The Dictionary Corner guest was Myleene Klass, and the lexicographer was Susie Dent.

Notably, this was the 1,000th episode to feature Rachel Riley as arithmetician, although her 1,000th appearance would be honoured in the next episode instead.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Eileen Taylor Score Jill Hayward Others Max.
1 IUENMTVRI INTERIM 7 – 0 interim ☓8 INVITER*, MINIVER*, MINIVET*, MINTIER, RUNTIME*, TERMINI*, TRIVIUM*, UNITIVE*, UNRIVET*, VENTURI*, VITRINE* 7
2 TNRCAEIAD CERTAIN 14 – 7 TRAINED CARINATED, ERADICANT* 25
3 25 10 7 2 9 3 → 812 809
(3 × 10 + 2) × 25 + 9
21 – 14 809
(3 × 10 + 2) × 25 + 9

RR: 812 = (25 + 2) × 3 × 10 + 9 − 7

35
TTT NUTBREAD If you're this, then your head will never be short of material. TURBANED
4 NSJTEOEIL STOLEN 27 – 20 JOINTS ENTISOL*, ESTOILE*, LENITES*, LISENTE*, ONLIEST*, TENSILE 42
5 AAOSHRTZE THROES 33 – 26 ASHORE EARSHOT*, HOAREST* 49
6 75 6 2 5 3 9 → 777 777
5 × 2 × 75 + 3 × 9
43 – 26


59
7 AUIRNDRNO ANDIRON 50 – 33 ANDIRON 66
8 YPGMSEAEQ PAGES 55 – 38 GAMES PAYEES* 72
9 100 2 10 9 3 5 → 455 455
5 × 9 × 10 + 3 + 2
65 – 48 455
(100 − 10) × 5 + 2 + 3


82
TTT INTERCUT Have a taste of your own medicine, perhaps? TINCTURE
10 RDBMOIAEG BORAGE 65 – 55 EMBARGO IDEOGRAM* 90
11 OEUSDMFKD SMOKED 71 – 61 MOUSED DUKEDOMS* 98
12 NRSPAEOED PADRONES 79 – 61 PONDERS OPERANDS*, PERSONAE*, REASONED* 106
13 OEURCVSXT COVERTS 86 – 61 CURVES COUVERTS*, CUTOVERS 114
14 100 10 4 4 2 7 → 829 86 – 71 829
(100 + 4) × 4 × 2 − (10 − 7)


124
15 HESLAPYOU 86 – 81 PLAYHOUSE
(9.25 seconds)
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