September 26, 2022

By Richard Beale….

This weeks SPORTING QUIZ plus the STINKER QUESTION and the answers will appear in the CyprusScene Enewspaper, and the answer to the “Stinker ” question that will appear in next’s week edition. This weeks quiz is ” ALIAS SMITH and JONES”, from the clues given simply give me their first names

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Q 1: Controversial Equestrian rider, famous for his “V” sign !  –  …… SMITH. Q 8: Current Wales and Ospreys Captain, lock, most capped Welsh player (135 caps). (2 first names – …. … JONES.
Q 2: Ex Wimbledon hard nut midfielder now a famous movie star  – …… JONES. Q 9: Prolific Australian Batsman, world rated number 1, ex Captain who was banned and suspended 2 years ago – ….. SMITH
Q 3: Bustling Spurs centre forward of the 50s and 60s, scoring 176 goals and winning 15 England caps – ….. SMITH. Q10:  Ex Australian Formula 1 World Champion 1980, racing from 1975-86, 117 starts 12 wins – …. JONES 
Q 4: Teammate of 3, brave Welsh winger scoring 135 goals and winning 59 Wales International caps – ….. JONES. Q11: Ex Warkwickshire and England batsman. Captained England 25 times. 1950s-70s. Last player to win International caps at cricket and rugby – …. SMITH
Q 5: US Tennis player of 60/70s, Wimbledon Champion 1972, losing finalist 1971 – …. SMITH. Q12 : Father and Son, bowlers who both played cricket for England and Glamorgan. Dad won 15 caps (1964-68) and his son 18 caps (2002-05). Two answers.   …. JONES and ….. JONES
Q 6: Australian, current Coach of England International Rugby Union Team – ……… JONES. Q13: Expierenced Football Manager whose clubs included Birmingham, QPR, Newcastle amongst others. Died  December 2019. Known as the “Bald Eagle” – … SMITH
Q 7: Ex Leicester and Arsenal striker 1982-94, 163 League goals, 13 England caps, now a TV pundit – …. SMITH. Q14: Born in Papa New Guinea this England Wicket keeper won 34 England caps between 2004-06. Played most of his career for Kent, before retiring in 2014 with Gloucestershire – ……. JONES





This season 2019-20 who is the currently YOUNGEST English Premiership player to have started a Premier League game. (answer in next week’s Enewspaper.)


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