WELCOME to SPORTSWORD — Australia’s first dedicated sports crosswords website.

A dynamic online resource for the sports buff who can’t get enough, SPORTSWORD offers:

Free PRINTABLE and INTERACTIVE sports crossword puzzles — compiled by the creator of  Australia’s longest-running metropolitan  newspaper sports crossword, PETER THOMSON;

Free sports tipping service — courtesy of stats/form analyst DAVID WHITE (aka YT);

 Regular sports blogs.

Whether it’s the fascinating challenge of sports crosswords or footy tipping comps that appeals most to you — or the more serious business of sports betting — we back ourselves to deliver solutions.



SPORTSWORD stalwarts and prospective Kiwi subscribers alike will be pleased to learn we have a new-look, more USER-FRIENDLY website in the pipeline. It’ll include puzzles (and other features) pitched at sports tragics on BOTH sides of The Ditch. Watch this space.

Meanwhile, for a taste of things to come, simply click on your grid of choice below and print the PDF. Enjoy.

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