SPORTWORD

Gloucestershire Echo - - BRAIN TEASER -

A test of knowl­edge for the sport­ing en­thu­si­ast ACROSS 1. Col­lec­tive name for rugby union play­ers num­bered 1, 2 and 3 (5,3) 6. Philippe ..... , France rugby union centre 1982-95 (5) 7. Benoît ..... , France rugby union player who won the first of 63 caps in 1964 (5) 9. David .... , former WBA Heavy­weight cham­pion who re­tired from box­ing in June 2018 (4) 10. Cricket club that last won the County Cham­pi­onship in 2013 (6) 12. Brian ...... , Ever­ton de­fender and Eng­land World Cup 1970 squad mem­ber, who died in 2006 (6) 14 . .... tennis is the for­mal name for the game associated with No­vak Djokovic and Ser­ena Wil­liams (4) 17. Glad­stone ..... , Eng­land Test bowler 1986-91 (5) 18. Ricky ..... , former Ar­gentina and Spurs mid­fielder (5) 19. Chris ........ , Man United and Eng­land de­fender (8) DOWN 2. Ath­let­ics race that in­volves the pass­ing of a ba­ton (5) 3. Yan­nick .... , 1983 French Open sin­gles tennis cham­pion (4) 4. Horse that won the Grand Na­tional in 1973, 1974 and 1977 (3,3) 5. Steve ..... , Aus­tralia crick­eter who scored 10,927 runs in 168 Tests be­tween 1985-2004 (5) 6. Paul ....... , re­tired Eng­land mid­fielder at Man United be­tween 1993 and 2013 (7) 8. Manuel ....... , 2004-12 Ar­se­nal goal­keeper be­tween spells at Celta Vigo and Wat­ford (7) 11. Ni­co­las ...... , former Chelsea for­ward who played twice for France in the 2010 World Cup Fi­nals (6) 13. Chicago ..... , NFL Amer­i­can foot­ball team (5) 15. Joe ..... , cur­rent Wales and Stoke City mid­fielder who rep­re­sented Team GB in 2012 (5) 16. The .... , London Test cricket ground (4)

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