Crosswords

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Re: Crosswords

Postby LesMorrell » Wed Dec 14, 2011 7:16 pm

Thanks again Iwan

Not gripy Nick- failed phoenix! (5,7)

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Re: Crosswords

Postby davidmfay » Wed Dec 14, 2011 9:22 pm

Might that be ricky ponting?

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Re: Crosswords

Postby LesMorrell » Wed Dec 14, 2011 10:02 pm

Not only might be, it is

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Re: Crosswords

Postby davidmfay » Wed Dec 14, 2011 10:39 pm

Thanks Les. Ricky is more a man of sackcloth than of Ashes. Try this one: White versus reds on a roll for this British sporting trophy? (5,9,4)

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Re: Crosswords

Postby davidmfay » Thu Dec 15, 2011 5:06 pm

Time for a hint: This trophy has been won 5 times in the last decade or so by a sportsperson whose Christian name also appears in the name of the trophy.

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Re: Crosswords

Postby davidmfay » Mon Dec 19, 2011 10:19 am

A further hint: White is the colour you would need to wear to compete for this trophy.

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Re: Crosswords

Postby Erewash » Mon Dec 19, 2011 12:29 pm

After resorting to Wikipedia... :oops:

Venus Rosewater Bowl

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Re: Crosswords

Postby davidmfay » Mon Dec 19, 2011 4:36 pm

Yes Iwan --- The Venus Rosewater Dish is the one. Over to you

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Re: Crosswords

Postby Erewash » Mon Dec 19, 2011 4:52 pm

Thanks David; In the immortal words of Valery Singleton, here's one I prepared earlier:

Green once abandoned for rapid strike in bowls by a Scotsman? (9,3)

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Re: Crosswords

Postby AndyPage » Tue Dec 20, 2011 11:20 am

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