Episode 6642

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Episode 6642 was broadcast on 10 August 2017, as part of Series 77.

Patrick Hopkins played Jonathon Bizzell, with Patrick Hopkins winning 82 – 46. The Dictionary Corner guest was Helen Fospero, and the lexicographer was Susie Dent.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Patrick Hopkins Score Jonathon Bizzell Others Max.
1 QROEDLSOT LOOTERS 7 – 7 LOOTERS LOODERS*, OLDSTER*, RETOOLS, RODLETS*, ROOSTED, ROOTLED*, ROOTLES*, STOOLED, TOODLES*, TOOLERS* 7
2 DSRIAPCID RAPIDS 13 – 7 CARDS ACRIDIDS* 15
3 50 9 10 1 9 1 → 335 340
(9 − 1 − 1) × 50 − 10
20 – 7

RR: 336 Best: 336 = (50 − 9 + 1) × (9 − 1)

22
TTT IHADCLEAN I had a clean shirt on until I spilled this down my front at lunchtime. ENCHILADA
4 BMNEULIOF FOIL 20 – 13 MOBILE NOBELIUM 30
5 NEJSEOTLM STOLEN 26 – 19 MELONS LOMENTS*, TEMENOS*, TONEMES* 37
6 75 1 4 4 7 8 → 412 413 ☓ 26 – 19

RR: 412 = (4 × 7 + 75) × 4

47
7 HGMUAETNA gamet ☓ 26 – 25 MAGNET HUMANATE* 55
8 WPSUOECRF PROSE 31 – 25 souper ☓ PREFOCUS 63
9 100 6 8 1 2 9 → 376 379
(6 − 2) × (100 − 1) − 8 − 9
38 – 25 369

RR: 376 = (100 − 6) × 8 ÷ 2

73
TTT SIDSPONGE Sid had a fondness for sponge cake; hence, he was known for this. PODGINESS
10 ZRXAEARPT PARTER 44 – 31 PARTER ERRATA*, PARERA*, PATERA*, PATZER*, PRATER*, REPART* 79
11 VLAIEDSRO REDIALS 51 – 31 drivers ☓ VALORISED 97
12 VLHAEAYNR HEAVY 56 – 36 HEAVY ALVEARY* 104
13 BRNIOETNO BONNET 62 – 36 INTO TENORINO* 112
14 100 1 6 3 8 3 → 908 908
(6 + 3) × 100 + 8
72 – 46 908
(6 + 3) × 100 + 8


122
15 UPPERCOIN PORCUPINE
(10.5 seconds)
82 – 46 132
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