June 29th, 2021

Weekend Quick Cryptic 28 - Anyone for Tennis? by Johninterred

My fellow TimesforTheTimes contributor and expert solver, Phil Jordan, and I are continuing to produce crosswords to fill the gap left by the Saturday Times not having one. The plan is for us to alternate, publishing one a fortnight, and this week it's my turn. There is a bit of a topical theme hinted at by the title.

You can find links to the crossword here and the answers below. Feel free to leave any comments or questions here as you would do on TfTT. Before looking at the answers, if you would like some additional help, click the label below.
[Hints...]
Some hints and tips:

  • Thre are 8 thematic answers, all to down clues

  • A bit of anatomy knowledge is helpful for one answer

  • For once, the punctuation may help with one answer


And click on this label to get the solution.
[Solution...]