Crossword Puzzle Info

The Guardian – Cryptic crossword No 27,551 – Jul 2 2018

Published in The Guardian Cryptic Crossword. Tags: , , , , , , .

Clues Answers
A queen wearing sister’s dresses SARIS
American through to final of slam gets beat THRUM
Andy Murray’s traditional outfit has no length for tackle KIT
Bachelor and host drunk with Sue Barker BASSET
Backs out of space by us: he backs things on wheels HUBCAPS
Beat champion in tie HITCH
Chips in, cooking: goes out with sandwiches DONATES
Coached British and took drugs BUSED
Cold butter at front of picnic hamper CRAMP
Contract office boss STUD
Cringe to be in debt, going into credit COWER
Does one work for queen? Worker to exploit queen BEEFEATER
Forcibly take mad McEnroe away COMMANDEER
Geek from small school SPOD
Good start for game GROUSE
Husband (Tramp) repeatedly covers meat not on barbecue HIBACHI
It’s rising? Country ignoring national water level TIDEMARK
Clues Answers
Left one tie LACE
Love child BABE
Never taking part in Australian Open NOPE
No more work for retail outlet SHOP
On grass, ace for McEnroe? SUPERBRAT
On which net hangs in Centre Court CROSSBAR
Place for Australian Open with no covers: right hot PERTH
Place for tennis elbow: mind needing treatment WIMBLEDON
Rubbish tennis player in America USELESS
Salvation Army supply pre-paid envelopes to drop off DISAPPEAR
See 23 HOUND
See man (coach) read out name ARCHDEACON
Sense hard tie: pull out WITHDRAW
Star lost set after a chance ASTERISK
Summary one takes off copper APERCU
Very humid round part of South Africa SOWETO