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COMING EVENTS September 17 through 23

Sept. 20, 1954
Sept. 20, 1954

Table of Contents
Sept. 20, 1954

Pat On The Back
  • Herewith a salute from the editors to men and women of all ages who have fairly earned the good opinion of the world of sport, regardless of whether they have yet earned its tallest headlines

Under 21
Table of Contents
  • Casey Stengel's proud Yankees, playing at a clip that has won them five World Championships, went into Cleveland this week and met a better team—the 1954 Cleveland Indians, who did not "choke up"

Soundtrack
Spectacle
  • In one mighty, man-high lunge a wild bronco throws his rider to the ground and menaces him with pawing hooves

The Wonderful World Of Sport
Nature
Boating
The Great Midwest
Horse Racing
Sporting Look
A Place To Be
Golf
Baseball
Fisherman's Calendar
Tennis
19th Hole: The Readers Take Over
Last Laugh

COMING EVENTS September 17 through 23

[TV]TV
[NETWORK RADIO]NETWORK RADIO: ALL TIMES E.D.T. EXCEPT WHEN OTHERWISE NOTED

This is an article from the Sept. 20, 1954 issue Original Layout

FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 17

Boxing

[TV] Walter Cartier vs. Willie Troy, middleweights,
[NETWORK RADIO] Capitol Arena, Washington, D.C. (10 rds.), 10 p.m. (NBC).

Football

(Leading college games)
Alabama vs. Mississippi Southern, Hattiesburg, Miss. (N).
Southern California vs. Washington State, Los Angeles (N).
Stanford vs. College of the Pacific, Stockton, Calif. (N).
(Professionals)
Los Angeles Rams vs. Philadelphia Eagles (exhibition), San Antonio, Tex. (N).

Harness Racing
Reading Fair Futurity, $19,500, 2-yr.-old pacers, Reading, Pa.

Skiing
Ski-jumping carnival, Soldier Field, Chicago.

SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 18

Auto Racing
AAA 100-m. natl. championship, Indianapolis. Sports car race, Watkins Glen, N.Y.

Football

(Leading college games)

[TV] Oklahoma vs. California, Berkeley, Calif., 4:15 p.m. (ABC).
[NETWORK RADIO] Maryland vs. Kentucky, Lexington, Ky., 3:45 p.m. (NBC).
[NETWORK RADIO] Texas Christian vs. Kansas, Lawrence, Kan., 3:45 p.m. (ABC).
Tulane vs. Georgia Tech, Atlanta.
Georgia vs. Florida State, Tallahassee, Fla. (N).
Texas A & M vs. Texas Tech, College Station, Tex. (N).
Louisiana State vs. Texas, Austin, Tex.
U.C.L.A. vs. San Diego Navy, Los Angeles (N).

(Professionals)

Cleveland Browns vs. Chicago Bears (exhibition), Cleveland (N).
Green Bay Packers vs. N.Y. Giants (exhibition), Milwaukee (N).
Baltimore Colts vs. Washington Redskins (exhibition), Baltimore (N).
Montreal Alouettes vs. Hamilton Tiger-Cats, Hamilton (Eastern Big Four Union).
[TV] Toronto Argonauts vs. Ottawa Rough Riders, Ottawa (Eastern Big Four Union), 1:45 p.m. (NBC). Calgary Stampeders vs. Vancouver Lions, Vancouver (Western Interprovincial Union).
Winnipeg Blue Bombers vs. Regina Rough Riders, Regina (Western Interprovincial Union).

Golf
California vs. Pacific Northwest, Morse Cup, Pebble Beach, Calif.

Horses
U.S. equestrian jump trials, Hinsdale, Ill.

Horse Racing

[TV] Beldame Handicap, $50,000, 1 1/8 m., 3-yr.-olds up, Aqueduct, N.Y., 4 p.m. (CBS).
Philadelphia Turf Handicap, $25,000, 1 1/8 m., 3-yr.-olds up, Atlantic City, N.J.
Midwest Handicap, $25,000, 6½ f., 3-yr.-olds up, Hawthorne, Cicero, Ill.

Motorboating
Gold Cup Race, President's Cup Regatta, Washington, D.C.

Softball
World championships begin, Minneapolis.

Tennis
Pacific Coast championships, Berkeley T.C., Calif.

SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 19

Auto Racing
Nascar 250-m. Grand Natl., Langhorne, Pa.

Baseball
American Baseball Congress "World Series," Watertown, S. Dak.

Boxing
Robert Cohen vs. Chamroen Songkitrat, for bantamweight title, Bangkok (15 rds.).

Football
Detroit Lions vs. Pittsburgh Steelers (exhibition), Buffalo, N.Y.

Polo
Oak Brook vs. Meadowbrook-Detroit, Paul Butler Natl. Handicap, Hinsdale, Ill.

Sailing
Atlantic Coast Penguin championships, Seaside Park, N.J.

MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 20

Boxing

[TV] Del Flanagan vs. Chico Varona, welterweights, Eastern Pkway, Brooklyn, N.Y. (10 rds.), 10 p.m. (ABC).
[TV] Luther Rawlings vs. Frankie Fernandez, welterweights, St. Nick's, N.Y. (10 rds.), 10 p.m. (Du Mont).

Football

Edmonton Eskimos vs. Vancouver Lions, Vancouver (Western Interprovincial Union). Regina Rough Riders vs. Winnipeg Blue Bombers, Winnipeg (Western Interprovincial Union).

Golf
California State Amateur, Del Monte, Calif.

Harness Racing
Good Time Pace, $15,000, free-for-all, Brandywine Raceway, Wilmington, Del.

TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 21

Bicycling
Tour of Europe begins, Paris.

Horse Racing
Cowdin Stakes, $25,000 6½ f., 2-yr.-olds, Aqueduct, N.Y.

WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 22

Horse Racing
Fall Highweight Handicap, $20,000, 6 f., all ages, Belmont Pk., N.Y.

THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 23

Baseball
Inter-Service championships, Camp Carson, Colo.

Boxing
Gerhard Hecht vs. Wim Snoek, for European light-heavyweight title, Hamburg, Germany (15 rds.).

Golf

Natl. Celebrities, Congressional C.C., Washington, D.C.
Women s PGA Ardmore Open, Ardmore, Okla.

Harness Racing
[NETWORK RADIO] Little Brown Jug, $70,000, 3-yr.-old pacers, Delaware, Ohio, 8 p.m. (ABC).