Azed Competition No. 1134  Azed Slip  |  ◀  1130  |  1139  ▶  |  Other competitions  |  ordStats
No.DateClue wordClue typeClues
1134 Feb 1994TOVARICH normal23


AwardClue writerClueExplanation
FirstR. S. MorseThe Russian guy Kasparov’s not half done in the Short guyanag. of (Kasp)arov in tich; ref. Chess championship, Gary K., Nigel S.
SecondR. K. LumsdonYou could make this even cover Ivan the Terriblecomp. anag. & lit.
ThirdP. F. HendersonKasparov’s mate: this ends play as Short caved in?comp. anag.; ref. Chess championship, Gary K., Nigel S.
VHCM. BarleyParty type: see one cavort wildly to No. 1 in hit-parade?anag. incl. I + h
VHCR. C. BellQueer actor with HIV, intimate companion for Nureyev, perhapsanag.
VHCJ. R. BeresfordA Bolshevik at heart – victor in revolutionanag. incl. h, & lit.
VHCI. CarrOne in same mould as Soviet Chairmancomp. anag. & lit.
VHCN. C. DexterI could be at OR’s reunion with (hic!) drop of vodkaanag. incl. v, & lit.
VHCE. G. FletcherProcessed hot caviar hasn’t a friend in Russiaanag. less a
VHCG. I. L. GraftonWanting feed, fetched round eggs laid by Rhode Island red’s mateova RI in (fe)tch(ed)
VHCR. J. HooperShort to play against one with superb ending – it’s mate for Kasparovto(y) v a rich; ref. Chess championship, Gary K., Nigel S.
VHCG. JohnstoneMate for Kasparov is playing Queen to a6, check!anag. of R to a VI + ch; ref. Gary K.
VHCF. P. N. LakeMight reforms make soviet chary of this term of address? Yes? Possiblycomp. anag. & lit.
VHCJ. C. LeylandShort being penetrated by Kasparov’s last four cunningly placed pieces gives mate to the latteranag. of (Kasp)arov in tich; ref. Chess championship, Gary K., Nigel S.
VHCD. F. Manley——’ creates bond after revolution to mould Soviet character?comp. anag. & lit.
VHCK. McDermidBeing against a king or queen, I can be found in comradely societyv a R I in Toc H, & lit.
VHCC. G. MillinMate for Kasparov, his second half burst opens up Short, losing finalanag. of (Kasp)arov in tich(y); ref. Chess championship, Gary K., Nigel S.
VHCT. J. MooreyLatest bits coming out, Tory vice has involved Russian fellow!anag. less last letters; ref. Profumo scandal
VHCC. J. MorseNureyev’s ‘friend’ typically could be actor with HIVanag.
VHCF. R. PalmerMate for Kasparov? Yes, it could be he’s a victorycomp. anag.; ref. Gary K.
VHCM. J. E. WarehamOpposing a King, I enter a society dedicated to comradeshipv a R I in Toc H, & lit.
VHCD. WilliamsonOld bean, haricot vert, to begin with soakedanag. incl. v; soaked = beaten
VHCDr E. YoungShort has victor in trouble, but it’s mate to the Russiananag. incl. ha(s); ref. Chess championship, Nigel S., Gary Kasparov

HCs in competition 1134 awarded to:

M. J. BathD. B. CrossI. F. & L. M. HainesJ. Pearce
E. A. BeaulahR. V. DeardenI. A. HerbertMrs E. M. Phair
S. BestMs P. DiamondL. M. KeetB. Pitt
Mrs F. A. BlanchardL. L. DixonJ. F. LeveyDr N. Smith
M. J. BlandV. DixonA. LoganP. L. Stone
H. J. BradburyA. J. DornC. LovingJ. R. Tozer
Mrs A. R. BradfordC. M. EdmundsMrs J. MackieA. J. Wardrop
B. W. BrookR. A. EnglandB. MacReamoinnR. J. Whale
C. J. BroughamDr I. S. FletcherP. W. MarlowG. H. Willett
Rev Canon C. M. BrounN. C. GoddardH. W. MassinghamW. Wynne Willson
B. BurtonH. J. GodwinDr E. J. Miller 
C. J. & M. P. ButlerR. R. GreenfieldI. Morgan 
M. CoatesC. R. GumbrellR. J. Palmer