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25 x 25 Melbourne Cup Crossword

Alex Findlay

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  1            Winner first two Melbourne Cups 1861-62 (6)

  6            Short  winning margin (4)

 10           Gave up (5)

 13           Being excited (7)

 14           One who drugs horses (7)

 15           Cup winner 1897 (6)

 16           Sometimes presented instead of Cup (4)

 17           Share out (5)

 18           Cast shadow on (7)

 19           Not finishing (7)

 20           More profitable looking (6)

 21           Horse covers (4)

 23           Measure of weights (5)

 25           The ......, Cup winner 1902 for R. Lewis (7)

 28           Hang down (6)

 31           Large Australian birds (4)

 33           Star guide sometimes used by punters (9)

 35           State strongly (4)

 38           Measure of distance (5)

 39           Cup winner 1920 (7)

 40           Come up “------” - to win (6)

 43           Worn on hand (1,5)

 44           Cup winner 1983 (4)

 45           Golf mound (3)

 46           Private thoughts (7)

 50           Especially good (5)

 53           More form information (5,4)

 55           Excited shriek (3)

 57           Dual Cup winner 1968-69 (4,5)

 60           Quick start in race (5,4)

 61           Biblical name (3)

 62           Stays close to (5,4)

 63           Correct  (5)

 65           Hires a jockey (7)

 68           First name top lady trainer (3)

 70           Run with little effort (4)

 72           Shortened in betting price (6)

 73           Thing causing anger (3,3)

 75           Cup winning jockey 1950, 1959 (7)

 76           Dishonest person (5)

 78           Horse’s springing movement (6)

 81           Horse with highest handicap (9)

 82           Winning jockey Phar Lap 1930 (4)

 83           Gives pleasure to (6)

 86           Prepared horse for racing (7)

 87           Gemstones (5)

 92           Unimportant (4)

 93           Cup winner 1947 (6)

 94           Cup winner 1979 (7)

 95           Cup winner 1948 (7)

 96           Cup winner 1889 (5)

 97           Wielded by jockey at finish (4)

 98           Rebel against authority (6)

 99           Put back in place (7)

100          Stern (7)

101          Throw out (5)

102          A horse colour (4)

103          Cup winner 1952 (6)

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