Azed Competition No. 2135  Azed Slip  |  ◀  2131  |  2139  ▶  |  Other competitions  |  ordStats
No.DateClue wordClue typeClues
2135 May 2013LOB normal24


AwardClue writerClueExplanation
FirstDr I. S. FletcherYou might see this used in mixed doublescomp. anag. & lit.
SecondT. RuddHit the bowler with abandon? With this there’s a possibilitycomp. anag. & lit.
ThirdJ. P. LesterA clumsy person, I’m not into limbo dancinganag. less I’m
VHCD. K. ArnottBartoli’s art encapsulated by this one shot?anag. less art I, & lit.; ref. Marion B., French tennis player, predominantly from the baseline
VHCD. & N. AsplandWhat’s floated ball over? Laver ——, perhapscomp. anag. & lit.; ref. Rod L., former Australian tennis star
VHCM. BarkerFamiliar Coalition member’s making nothing of one party regarded as clownishLib with 0 for I; ref. Ukip
VHCM. BarleyGolf ball sent high … see it fall close to flag?comp. anag. incl. g, & lit.
VHCM. CoatesSee Hick toss ball up, missing wicketbo(w)l (rev.)
VHCJ. GrimesLiberal old boy Nick’s changing sides by abandoning campaign group pitchL OB; rob with l for r; lob(by)
VHCR. J. HealdDescending stepwise, this is sure to lead you to ore!3 alphabetic steps from o, r, e, & lit.; for l. = a step in a mine, see SOED
VHCR. HeskethOn which South Africa may be seen missing boundaries of Graeme Pollock(G)lob(e); ref. former SA cricketer
VHCG. JohnstoneShort length ball bowled Pollockl O b
VHCJ. C. LeylandLatest from glib Nigel: No performing clown, I? Quiteanag. of last letters; ref. N. Farage
VHCW. F. MainLoft is found by leaving entrance halllob(by)
VHCD. F. ManleyPub oik Nigel ultimately delirious? It’s Ukip that shot upcomp. anag.; ref. N. Farage
VHCP. W. MarlowShot skied from baseline? I mark seed’s fine ——comp. anag. & lit.; ref. tennis
VHCT. J. MooreyTerm for ball over Boris’s headl o B, & lit.; ref. B. Becker
VHCC. J. MorseYou can get bowled by this for a duck(b)lob, & lit.
VHCW. RansomeGentle chip played by Luke Donald, with lanky dude unusually withdrawnanag. less anag.; ref LD & Bubba Watson in 2012 Ryder Cup match
VHCMrs A. TerrillBall hit high in the air and opener’s gone for a duck(b)lob
VHCR. C. TeutonOffensive underarm waft sent up with a bit of loft?BO + l (all rev.), & lit.
VHCS. J. J. TiffinNo runs scored in extra effort to clear keeper0 in lb (leg bye); ref. football
VHCJ. Vincent & Ms R. PorterLoft over Bryans’ heads?first letters & lit.; ref. Bryan brothers, successful US tennis doubles partnership
VHCM. WainwrightBoth my feet are left injured by a low ball, Wallaby running awayanag. less anag.; clumsy person

HCs in competition 2135 awarded to:

P. BartlamC. M. EdmundsG. MakerC. J. A. Underhill
J. G. BoothJ. FaircloughL. F. MarzillierMrs A. M. Walden
G. BorooahG. I. L. GraftonC. OgilvieMs S. Wallace
C. J. BroughamJ. GuiverD. J. R. OgilvieL. Ward
Dr J. BurscoughA. HamiltonM. OwenA. J. Wardrop
C. J. ButlerMrs M. JanssenA. M. PriceN. Warne
C. A. ClarkeMrs D. B. JenkinsonR. J. SharkeyR. J. Whale
Dr P. ColesB. JonesDr S. J. ShawG. H. Willett
G. P. ConwayJ. R. H. JonesN. G. ShippobothamJ. Woodall
P. T. CrowE. C. LanceP. L. StoneDr E. Young
V. DixonT. LockeP. Taylor 
W. DreverM. A. Macdonald-CooperJ. R. Tozer