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So Nick Down was impersonating a real person, and not just playing under a false, female, name as I always thought?Kevin Thurlow wrote:"Of course, without actually knowing the answer, you can't rule out that the possibility that it's a reincarnation of Leigh Strange. "
Leigh Strange was (and hopefully, still is) a real person, just not as strong a player as she appeared...
Those who haven't got a clue what this is about can read this (under the entry for Down, Nick). What it doesn't say is that he was only caught after being invited to play for the England Ladies team.