Quiz Crossword

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ACROSS

1 France rugby union player who won the first of 63 caps in 1964 (6,5) 9 Ves­sel that Noah built in the Old Tes­ta­ment (3) 10 Genus of shrubs that in­cludes scor­pion senna and Mediter­ranean crown­vetch (9) 11 City in NE Nether­lands that is the cap­i­tal of the prov­ince of Dren­the (5) 13 Ma­te­rial as­so­ci­ated with a third wed­ding an­niver­sary (7) 14 Con­stel­la­tion be­tween the Great Bear and Orion con­tain­ing the star Capella (6) 16 WJ, Eng­land Test crick­eter who scored an in­nings of 219 against South Africa at Dur­ban in 1939 (6) 18 Arthur, French poet whose vol­umes in­clude A Sea­son in Hell (7) 19 1965 novel by Arthur Hailey (5) 20 Leopold, London-born con­duc­tor of the mu­sic for the film Fan­ta­sia (9) 21 Play­ing card hav­ing one spot (3) 22 Women’s sin­gles ten­nis player who won the 2007 Bu­dapest Grand Prix (6,5)

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2 Large deer, Al­ces al­ces (3) 3 An ex­tinct lan­guage of an­cient S Italy be­long­ing to the Italic branch of the Indo-Euro­pean family (5) 4 Aquatic rep­tile with a flat­tened shell and flip­per-like limbs (6) 5 Au­thor of the 1943 novel The Foun­tain­head (3,4) 6 AC, Aus­tralia Test crick­eter who hit an in­nings of 144 against Sri Lanka at Kandy in 2004 (9) 7 1964 Olympic women’s shot and dis­cus cham­pion (6,5) 8 WBC Heavy­weight cham­pion 1978-83 (5,6) 12 Is­land in the Tyrrhe­nian Sea fa­mous for its ac­tive vol­cano (9) 15 River that forms part of the bor­der be­tween Brazil and Bo­livia (7) 17 Port in the Ukraine on the Black Sea (6) 19 Ja­panese verse form in 17 syl­la­bles (5) 21 Div­ing bird of the family Al­ci­dae (3)

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