[TELEVISED EVENTS]TELEVISED EVENTS: ALL TIMES GIVEN ARE E.D.T. EXCEPT WHEN OTHERWISE NOTED
FRIDAY, AUGUST 20
Natl. Baseball Congress of America tournament, Wichita, Kan.
August 22, 1954
[TELEVISED EVENTS]Bobo Olson vs. Rocky Castellani, for middleweight title, Cow Palace, San Francisco (15 rds.), 7 p.m. P.D.T. (NBC)
Leo Espinosa vs. Jake Tuli, flyweights, Manila (10 rds.).
East vs. West, All-American High School game, Crump Stadium, Memphis.
Canada Cup, Laval-sur-le-Lac G.C., Montreal.
Sam Snead and Jimmy Demaret to represent U.S.
European championships, Amsterdam.
Natl. Sr. Outdoor Synchronized championships, Brentwood C.C., Los Angeles.
Canada vs. Mexico, Davis Cup North American Zone semifinal, Mexico City.
SATURDAY, AUGUST 21
NASCAR American Le Mans 12-hour endurance race, for sports cars and stocks, Linden Airport, N.J.
World championships begin, Solingen, Germany. Thirty-one nations entered.
San Francisco 49ers vs. Washington Redskins (exhibition), Sacramento, Calif., 8 p.m. P.D.T.
New York Giants vs. Chicago Cardinals (exhibition), Spokane, Wash., 8 p.m. P.D.T.
Green Bay Packers vs. Cleveland Browns (exhibition), Green Bay, Wis., 8 p.m. C.D.T.
Natl. Amputee tournament, Red Run G.C., Royal Oak, Mich.
American Derby, $100,000, 1‚⅛ m., 3 yr. olds, Washington Pk., Homewood, Ill.
[TELEVISED EVENTS]Whitney Handicap, $50,000, 1¼ m., 3 yr. olds up, Saratoga Springs, N.Y., 5 p.m. (CBS)
Ventnor Handicap, $30,000, 1‚⅛ m., 3 yr. olds, Atlantic City, N.J.
San Diego Handicap, $10,000, 1[1/16] m., 3 yr. olds up, Del Mar, Calif.
Billop Trophy, 51-mile predicted log race, Great Kills, Staten Island, N.Y.
Natl. Y-Flyers championships, Chippewa Lake, Ohio.
Natl. AAU Jr. Men's 100 m. free-style, Houston, Tex.
Track & Field
Highland Games, Edinburgh, Scotland. John Landy will run mile.
SUNDAY, AUGUST 22
NASCAR 250-mile Grand National, for late model stock cars, Bay Meadows, Calif.
AAA natl. championship 100-mile stock car race, Milwaukee.
Grand Prix de Suisse, Berne, Switzerland.
East vs. West, Negro American League, Comiskey Pk., Chicago.
Pittsburgh Steelers vs. Baltimore Colts (exhibition), Pittsburgh, 2 p.m.
Natl. championship 25-mile dirt track race, State Fair Grounds, Springfield, Ill.
North American Star championships, Rockport, Mass.
U.S. natl. doubles finals, Longwood C.C., Chestnut Hill, Mass.
MONDAY, AUGUST 23
[TELEVISED EVENTS]Frankie Fernandez vs. Chico Varona, welterweights, St. Nick's, N.Y. (10 rds.), 10 p.m. (Du Mont)
[TELEVISED EVENTS]Billy McNeece vs. Garth Panter, middleweights, Eastern Pkway, Brooklyn, N.Y. (10 rds), 10 p.m. (ABC)
U.S. Men's Amateur, Country Club of Detroit, Grosse Pointe Farms, Mich.
Natl. Negro Open, Tenison Pk., Dallas, Tex.
Spinaway Stakes, $20,000, 6 f., 2-yr.-old fillies, Saratoga Springs, N.Y.
Intl. L-16 championships, Chicago.
Grand American Handicap Trapshooting tournament begins, Vandalia, Ohio.
TUESDAY, AUGUST 24
Little League World Series, Williamsport, Pa.
Natl. 210-class championships, Falmouth, Mass.
WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 25
[TELEVISED EVENTS]Holly Mims vs. Tuzo Portuguez, middleweights, Madison Sq. Garden, N.Y. (10 rds.), 10 p.m. (CBS)
Labatt Open, Scarborough G.C., Toronto. Top U.S. pros entered.
Princess Pat, $50,000, 6 f., 2-yr.-olds, Washington Pk., Homewood, Ill.
Providence Stakes, $25,000, 1‚⅛ m., 3-yr.-olds, Narragansett Pk., Pawtucket, R.I.
Alabama Stakes, $25,000, 1¼ m., 3-yr.-olds, Saratoga Springs, N.Y.
Mermaid Handicap, $20,000, 7 f., 3-yr.-olds up, Atlantic City, N.J.
Natl. Pistol championships begin, Camp Perry, Ohio.
Track & Field
European championships, Berne, Switzerland.
THURSDAY, AUGUST 26
Natl. Thistle championships, Essex Y.C., Fenwick, Conn.
Army swimming and diving championships, Fort Bragg, N.C.