DA Puzzle of the Round (5)

Discover the world of David Astle here.

But first, can you solve this week’s puzzle?

This week we take the opposite approach, giving you the antonyms of a dozen current footballers, with Higher (Freo), say, leading you to Nick Lower, Richmond’s Queen being Jake King. Sounds easy?

1. Skint (Lions)

2. Mature (Dees)

3. Tardy (Eagles)

4. Suspect (Roos)

5. Crook (Hawks)

6. Glum (Suns)

7. Forbid (Dogs)

8. Persevere (Dees)

9. Girlgirl (Cats)

10. Blackgay (Hawks)

11. Guystraight (Port)

12. Timid (Crows)


Solution next week

DA Puzzle 4: (Matthew) Kreuzer + (Jarrad) Waite = cruiserweight


  1. I’m still working on the answers but I do agree with the sentiment about the Roos (“suspect”).

  2. Phil Dimitriadis says

    Hey, I solved the puzzle, but my answers have mysteriously disappeared. Whose responsible?

  3. John Harms says

    Phil, we were hoping others would try to solve it as well!

  4. Phil Dimitriadis says

    Sorry Harmsy, I finally found one I could understand. Forgive me for my overexhuberance.

  5. Phil Dimitriadis says

    1.Daniel Rich 2. Brad Green….

  6. Stephen Cooke says

    A gold star for Phil

  7. Phil Dimitriadis says

    3.Thomas Swift 4. Andrew Swallow…

    Seems like I’m playing with myself here Cookie LOL!

  8. Phil Dimitriadis says

    5. David Hale (and Hearty) 6. Hayden Jolly 7. Jarrad Grant…
    I really am trying to contain my enthusiasm here.

  9. Phil Dimitriadis says

    8. Rohan Bail 9. Paul Chapman…

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