SPORTWORD

Gloucestershire Echo - - BRAIN TEASER -

A test of knowl­edge for the sport­ing en­thu­si­ast

ACROSS

1. Jor­dan ..... , Bris­tol Rugby Num­ber 8 (5) 4. Alexi ..... , ex-united States foot­baller (5) 7. A run scored in cricket off a ball not struck by the bats­man (3) 8. Miguel An­gel ..... , WBA Wel­ter­weight cham­pion 2006-08 (5) 9. Jock ..... , Celtic man­ager 1965-78 (5) 10. Vir­ginia .... , 1988 Olympic in­di­vid­ual event­ing bronze medal­list (4) 11. Robert ...... , Pol­ish for­mer F1 driver (6) 14. Michael ...... , 1996-97 IBF Heavy­weight cham­pion (6) 15. Matthew .... , Cardiff Blues hooker (4) 18. See 21 Across 20. Masashi ..... , Ja­panese golfer nick­named Jumbo (5) 21 & 18Ac. For­mer China and Manch­ester City de­fender (3,5) 22. Joe ..... , Ip­swich boss 2002-06 (5) 23. Billy ..... , for­mer striker who made his Scot­land de­but against Latvia in 1996 (5)

DOWN

1. Henry ..... , trainer of the 1975 2,000 Guineaswin­ner Bolkon­ski (5) 2. ....... Va­len­cia, Man United player (7) 3. The .... Hand­i­cap is a horse race run over 14 fur­longs on the flat at York (4) 4. Graeme .. .... , for­mer Chelsea and Black­burn left-back (2,4) 5. Stephen ..., 2002 Re­gal Scot­tish snooker cham­pion (3) 6. Ayr­ton ..... , 1991 F1 world cham­pion (5) 12. Stephen ....... , Stoke mid­fielder (7) 13 . ...... Lewis, 2000 Olympic hep­tathlon gold medal­list (6) 14. Any of the four most pres­ti­gious an­nual pro­fes­sional golf cham­pi­onships (5) 16. Pierre ..... , for­mer South Africa Num­ber 8 whose made his Test de­but in 2006 (5) 17. Nigel .... , 1996 British Open snooker cham­pion (4) 19. David ..., Celtic mid­fielder who won 27 Scot­land caps in the 1970s (3)

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