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Episode 5517

From Countdown

Episode 5517 was broadcast on 29 June 2012, and was the Series 66 grand final.

Jack Worsley played Jonathan Rawlinson, with Jack Worsley winning 80 – 70. The Dictionary Corner guest was Dr Phil Hammond, and the lexicographer was Susie Dent.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Jack Worsley Score Jonathan Rawlinson Others Max.
1 SYTFNOEAR SANTERO 7 – 0 FROSTY FORESTAY*, SEAFRONT 8
2 ONESORENA ENSNARE 14 – 7 NOONERS 15
3 TCPHVIOIO PITCH 14 – 13 PITHOI OPHITIC* 22
4 EPISENIMZ PIEMEN 20 – 19 PIEMEN MIZENS*, SEIZIN* 28
5 10 8 1 7 1 6 → 673 672
(10 + 1 + 1) × 8 × 7
27 – 19 680

RR: 673 = ((8 + 1) × 10 + 6) × 7 + 1

38
TTT KENTRIED Ken tried to repair something, but to no avail. TINKERED
6 ETOKUGARE OUTRAGE 34 – 19 OUTAGE 45
7 TSDWCOEAS COASTED 41 – 26 COASTED 52
8 ETUDILORI OUTLIER 48 – 33 OUTLIER DILUTER, DIORITE*, OUTRIDE* 59
9 BRTGJAEIO BORGATE 55 – 40 BORGATE 66
10 75 1 8 10 2 6 → 654 654
(75 + 6 + 2) × 8 − 10
65 – 50 654
(75 + 6 + 1) × 8 − 2


76
TTT NORTHSUE Sue's not from the north, in fact, quite the opposite. SOUTHERN
11 SMNRGEUIO RESUMING 73 – 50 MOUSIER SOIGNEUR* 84
12 UDILESUWC WIELDS 73 – 57 SLUICED 91
13 TPMHGIAIE MIGHT 73 – 63 MAGPIE EMPATH*, MITHAI* 97
14 100 3 4 2 8 8 → 471 472
(3 + 2) × (100 − 4) − 8
80 – 70 472
(3 + 2) × (100 − 4) − 8

RR: 471 = (100 ÷ 2 + 8) × 8 + 4 + 3

107
15 TINYROLES 80 – 70 tensorily ☓
(24.75 seconds)
STORYLINE 117

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