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SPORTWORD ACROSS

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A test of knowledge for the sporting enthusiast

1. Wojtek ..... , 1978

Australian Open doubles tennis champion with Kim Warwick (5)

4. Ruth ..... , 2003 Dublin and Madrid Marathon

6

winner (5)

7 & 11A Former Leinster Rugby captain appointed Head Coach in August 2015 (3,6)

8. Margaret ..... , 2004 London Marathon winner (5)

9. ..... Bucuresti, 1972/73 European Cup Winners’ Cup quarter-finalists (5)

10. The .... , former Southampto­n FC home (4)

11. See 7 Across

14. 2011 FIFA Puskas Award winner (6)

15 & 5D 1986 Grand Nationalwi­nning horse (4,3)

18. John ..... , 2007-09 Belfast City Marathon winner (5)

20. Valentino ..... , 2009 MotoGP world champion (5)

21. Maurice ..., former US midfielder signed by Stoke City from Rangers in

2012 (3)

22. David ..... , midfielder signed by Doncaster Rovers from Bradford City in 2012 (5)

23. Greig ..... , former Scottish full-back with Edinburgh Rugby from 2012-16 (5)

DOWN

1. Ray ..... , 1976 US Masters golf champion (5)

2 & 13D Ospreys lock whose 2009 Wales Test debut was against Scotland (7,6)

3. Stefan .... , 1998-2007 Rangers goalkeeper (4)

4. Olga ...... , 1972 Olympic balance beam gold medallist (6)

5. See 15 Across

6. Joe ..... , 1984 Man of Steel winner (5)

12. Portugal striker who scored after replacing Hugo Almeida against North Korea in a 2010 World Cup finals match (7)

13. See 2 Down

14 . ..... Olympique, France

Ligue 2 football club (5)

16. Minnesota ..... , MLB team that last won the World Series in 1991 (5)

17. Guy .... , 1976 Olympic 110m hurdles gold medallist (4)

19. Small peg that supports a golf ball (3)

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