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The Shotput Explosion
Parry O'Brien, longtime king of the shot, is caught up in a real fight to regain his throne
A shot heard round the world
Teen-ager Michael Carter set a record so astounding in the 12-pound shotput that it is being called "Beamonesque"
The perception that every shot-putter uses drugs is threatening the event
SHOT PUT CHAMPION PARRY O'BRIEN MARCH 21, 1955
If ever an athlete proved that brains and brawn need not bestrangers, it was Parry O'Brien, whose curiosity and intelligenttinkering made him ...
The top three by a long shot
The University of Kansas is blessed with three mighty shotputters, and they usually finish one-two-three, but not necessarily in the same order
Putting It All on the Line
Mary Decker won two golds and Carl Lewis three in track and field's magnificent first World Championships ever
More Than Georgia's on His Mind
His roots are in the Deep South, but Herschel Walker sees the whole world as his stage
1954 & Its Sportsman: Roger Bannister
The year brought shining performances in a host of sports, but the electrifying running of history's first four-minute miler—a man of no fanfare—made him year's pre-eminent man of sport
Whatever Happened To The White Athlete?
Unsure Of His Place In A Sports World Dominated By Blacks Who Are Hungrier, Harder-Working And Perhaps Physiologically Superior, The Young White Male Is Dropping Out Of The Athletic Mainstream To Pursue Success Elsewhere