Episode 6420

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Episode 6420 was broadcast on 26 August 2016, as part of Series 75.

Martin Hurst played Alan Gillies, with Martin Hurst winning 95 – 80. The Dictionary Corner guest was Tanni Grey-Thompson, and the lexicographer was Susie Dent.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Martin Hurst Score Alan Gillies Others Max.
1 IEUTNSDRA URINATES 8 – 8 RANDIEST DATURINES*, INDURATES* 18
2 HOEULNWAP APOLUNE 15 – 8 WHALE 25
3 25 9 6 2 3 5 → 857 856
(5 + 3 + 9) × 2 × 25 + 6
22 – 8 859

RR: 857 = (9 − 2) × 5 × 25 − 6 × 3

35
TTT IRISHFEN Roy could have done with one of these in the summer. FINISHER
4 FIEOCVMRN NOVICE 28 – 8 COVEN COMFIER*, CONFIRM*, CONIFER, CORVINE*, FERMION*, INCOMER 42
5 EUIQSTMPO IMPUTES 35 – 15 IMPUTES MISQUOTE, QUIPSOME* 50
6 25 6 10 4 2 7 → 955 956
(7 × 4 + 10) × 25 + 6
42 – 22 956
(10 × 4 − 2) × 25 + 6

RR: 955 = (4 × 2 + 6) × 7 × 10 − 25

60
7 IUESRGNDZ INSURED 49 – 29 INSURED GRUNDIES 68
8 RTLOAENPM PRONATE 49 – 47 PATROLMEN 86
9 7 8 6 5 6 10 → 208 208 ☓ 49 – 57 208
5 × 6 × 7 − (8 − 6)


96
TTT RILEYART Riley's art isn't in this field; it's numerical, of course. LITERARY
10 DBPOIRNET PERIDOT 56 – 64 PORTEND REDPOINT* 104
11 AEAOLTKST LATEST 62 – 70 TOTALS AKELATS* 111
12 XMRSEAOTS MAESTROS 70 – 70 MASTERS STORAXES* 119
13 IAIURVGRA GUAVA 75 – 70 gravura ☓ AURAR*, GARRI*, VIRGA* 124
14 75 2 1 8 3 6 → 243 243
(75 + 6) × 3
85 – 80 243
(2 + 1) × 75 + 3 × 6


134
15 CARINNUSE INSURANCE
(3.25 seconds)
95 – 80 144
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