SPORTWORD

Gloucestershire Echo - - BRAIN TEASER -

A test of knowl­edge for the sport­ing en­thu­si­ast

ACROSS

1. Frank ..... , WBC Heavy­weight cham­pion 1995-96 (5) 4. Sergey ..... , 1988 Olympic pole vault gold medal­list (5) 7 and 4 Down. 1998 Com­mon­wealth Games men’s 100m cham­pion (3,6) 8. Gra­ham ..... , for­mer Eastleigh keeper pre­vi­ously with Arse­nal and Bar­net (5) 9. An­drea ..... , 1975 Euro­pean In­door Cham­pi­onships 60m cham­pion (5) 10. Side of a cricket bat (4) 11. Stan ...... , 1970s QPR cult hero (6) 14. The Cot­tagers of the EFL Cham­pi­onship (6) 15 and 18 Across. Ip­swich striker who won two Eng­land caps in 1980 (4,5) 18. See 15 Across. 20. 1971 Chal­lenge Cup win­ners (5) 21 . ... Ma­joli, 1997 French Open women’s sin­gles ten­nis cham­pion (3) 22. Craig ..... , Bolton winger signed from Cardiff (5) 23. Mike ..... , 1987-90 World Heavy­weight box­ing cham­pion (5)

DOWN

1. An­other name for a goo­gly in cricket (5) 2. Pak­istan Test crick­eter who took 5-123 against Eng­land at Head­in­g­ley in 2006 (4,3) 3. The .... , British Clas­sic horse race for fil­lies held at Ep­som (4) 4. See 7 Across. 5 and 16 Down. 2003 World Cup win­ner with Eng­land, ended his ca­reer with Sale Sharks (3,5) 6. Eng­land and Aus­tralia Test cricket se­ries (5) 12. Wayne ....... , Eng­land Test opener dis­missed for a pair against West In­dies in 1990 (7) 13. Bob ...... , Aus­tralia crick­eter who took 8-84 and 8-53 on his 1972 Test de­but against Eng­land at Lord’s (6) 14. Chris ..... , St Patrick’s Ath­letic no. 9 (5) 16. See 5 Down. 17. Thor­ough­bred horse rac­ing run over a level track (4) 19. Num­ber of Ar­gentina Foot­ball World Cup Fi­nal wins (3)

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