Carroll Shelby, Dallas, 100-m. sports car race, with 84.1 mph avg. speed, in Ferrari Monza, Ft. Worth.
Nino Valdes, 8-round TKO over Ken Hammer, heavyweights, Charlotte, N.C.
Charley Cotton, 10-round decision over Joey Giardello, middleweights, New York.
County Dublin, over County Kerry, 21-7, New York.
June 10, 1956
Mason Rudolph, Clarksville, Tenn., over Jack Parnell, 6 and 4, Western Amateur, Nashville.
Marlene Bauer Hagge, Sarasota, Fla., Churchill Valley Invitational, with 293 for 72 holes, Pittsburgh.
HILLSOTA: $10,000 Triple Crown Pace (first leg), 1 m., by head, in 2:02 2/5, Rosecroft, Bill Fleming, driver.
SEA O ERIN: $44,100 Balmoral Citation Handicap, 1 3/16 m., by nose, in 1:59 4/5, Balmoral at Washington Pk., Ill. Ken Church up.
LYCKA: $30,950 Betsy Ross Stakes, 6 f., by nose, in 1:09 4/5, Garden State Pk., N.J. Nick Shuk up.
TERRANG: $29,700 Will Rogers Stakes, 1 m., by head, in 1:35 1/5, Hollywood Pk., Calif. Willie Shoemaker up.
CHEVATION: $25,000 Dixie Handicap, 1 3/8 m., by nose, in 2:17 2/5, Pimlico, Md. Chris Rogers up.
PRINCESS TURIA: $24,700 Black Eyed Susan Stakes, 1 1/16 m., by 4½ lengths, in 1:45 3/5, Pimlico. Willie Hartack up.
(World pigeon shooting championships, Rome)
Emmanuel Vafidis, Egypt, men's title, with 25 out of 25.
Maria Morenes, Spain, women's title, with 17 out of 20.
France, team title, with 54 out of 60.
Tony Trabert, over Pancho Gonzales, 4 matches to 2, but GONZALES wins World Pro Tour, 74-27.
(Davis Cup European Zone quarter-finals)
France 4-Germany 1
Great Britain 3-Chile 2
Italy 4-Denmark 1
Sweden leads Belgium, 3-0