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Episode 4687

From Countdown

Episode 4687 was broadcast on 10 October 2008, as part of Series 59.

Kai Laddiman played Hardev Raikmo, with Kai Laddiman winning 91 – 59. The Dictionary Corner guest was Nicholas Owen, and the lexicographer was Susie Dent.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Kai Laddiman Score Hardev Raikmo Others Max.
1 HRSAOACFN CRASH 5 – 5 RANCH ANARCHS*, ANCHORS, ARCHONS* 7
2 SELDIUTNQ SQUINTED 13 – 5 QUILTS DILUENTS*, INSULTED, UNLISTED 15
3 CAIRGBERS CARRIES 20 – 12 SCARIER RIBCAGES* 23
4 ZSOEGLIPY POLES 25 – 17 SPOIL GLOZES*, GOSPEL, PILOSE*, POLEIS* 29
5 50 25 10 9 9 8 → 625 625
50 ÷ (10 − 8) × 25
35 – 17 624


39
TTT GRILLBUN A place to be charged in Birmingham or Seville. BULLRING
6 KRUASBEOP BAKERS 41 – 23 POKERS PRESOAK 46
7 RSEOPNDIN PONDERS 48 – 30 RESPOND PRISONED 54
8 THENPOOFR HOOTER 48 – 37 POOFTER FORETOP* 61
9 LESIDCETM SLICED 54 – 43 MEDICS DECILES*, DELICTS*, EMETICS, MILDEST*, SMELTED*, TIMESED* 68
10 100 8 8 4 3 10 → 636 636 ☓ 54 – 53 636
(10 − 3) × 100 − 8 × 8


78
TTT MARSDUST Hot stuff to the English and French. MUSTARDS
11 DTNAERMIM TRAINED 61 – 53 marined ☓ DETRAIN*, MARMITE, MEDIANT*, MERANTI*, MERMAID, MIDTERM*, MINARET, RAIMENT*, READMIT*, TRIMMED* 85
12 WSLOAVUET VOWELS 67 – 59 VALUES OVULATES 93
13 DOETNXAMS TANDEMS 74 – 59 STONED DAEMONS*, DONATES, ENDMOST*, MASONED* 100
14 75 5 1 3 2 8 → 643 645
(8 + 1) × 75 − 5 × 3 × 2
81 – 59

CV: 643 = (75 + 5) × 8 + 3

110
15 REDFINGER DEFERRING
(2.75 seconds)
91 – 59 120