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COMING EVENTS June 21 through June 30

June 24, 1957
June 24, 1957

Table of Contents
June 24, 1957

Baseball X-Ray
Acknowledgments
Spectacle
  • The posh pageant that is the Henley Royal Regatta holds first place in the hearts of rowing regulars the world over

  • With only one big race left on the American college rowing calendar, the two best U.S. crews are heading for the Henley Regatta to settle a rivalry that has raged all season

Events & Discoveries
The Wonderfull World Of Sport
Phenomenal Philadelphia
Track
19th Hole: The Readers Take Over

COMING EVENTS June 21 through June 30

[TV]TV [COLOR TV]COLOR TV [NETWORK RADIO]NETWORK RADIO ALL TIMES E.D.T. EXCEPT WHERE OTHERWISE NOTED

This is an article from the June 24, 1957 issue

FRIDAY, JUNE 21

Baseball
[NETWORK RADIO]Chicago Cubs vs. New York Giants, Chicago, 2:25 p.m. (Mutual).

Boxing
[TV][NETWORK RADIO]Joe Giambra vs. Rory Calhoun, middleweights (10 rds.), syracuse, N.Y., 10 p.m. (NBC).

Horse Racing
Spring Maiden Steeplechase, $7,500, 4-yr.-olds & up, 2 m., Delaware Park, Del.

Horse Show
Fairfield Horse Show, Fairfield, Conn. (through June 24).

Track & Field
National AAU Meet, Dayton (through June 22).

SATURDAY, JUNE 22

Auto Racing

24-Hour Sports Car Endurance Race, Le Mans, France (through June 23).
SCCA National Championship Classic, 150-mile final, Elkhart Lake, Wis. (through June 23).
USAC National Championship Race, Detroit.

Baseball

[TV]Milwaukee Braves vs. Philadelphia Phillies, Milwaukee, 2:25 p.m. (NBC).
[NETWORK RADIO]New York Yankees vs. Chicago White Sox, New York, 1:55 p.m. (Mutual).
[TV]St. Louis Cardinals vs. Brooklyn Dodgers, St. Louis, 2:15 p.m. (CBS).

Boating

Annapolis-Newport Ocean Sailing Race.
Detroit Memorial Race (unlimited hydros), Detroit.
Merrill B. Mills Sailing Trophy Race, Toledo.

(Crew)

Central Ontario R.A. Regatta. London, Ont.
[NETWORK RADIO]55th Annual IRA Championship Regatta, Syracuse, N.Y. (NBC*).

Horse Racing

[NETWORK RADIO]Coaching Club Oaks, $60,000, 3-yr.-old fillies, 1‚Öú m., Belmont Park, N.Y., 4:45 p.m. (NBC).
Dover Stakes, $10,000, 2-yr.-olds, 5½ f., Delaware Park, Del.
George Brandeis Memorial, $7,500, 3-yr.-olds & up, 1 m. and 70 yds., Ak-Sar-Ben, Neb.
Inglewood Handicap. $50,000, 3-yr.-olds & up, 11/16 m., Hollywood Park, Calif.
[NETWORK RADIO]Myrtlewood Handicap, $20,000. 2-yr.-olds & up, 6 f., Arlington Park, Ill., 6:40 p.m. (NBC).
[NETWORK RADIO]New Castle Stakes, $25,000, 3-yr.-olds & up (fillies and mares), 11/16 m., Delaware Park, Del., 5:20 p.m. (NBC).

SUNDAY, JUNE 23

Baseball
[NETWORK RADIO]New York Yankees vs. Chicago White Sox, New York, 2 p.m. (Mutual).

Dog Show
Staten Island Kennel Club Show, Staten Island, N.Y.

Golf
NCAA Championships, Colorado Springs, Colo. (through June 29).

Motorcycling
National Championship 100-mile Road Race, Laconia, N.H.

MONDAY, JUNE 24

Boxing

Joey Giardello vs. Joe Gray, middleweights (10 rds.), Detroit.
Hogan Bassey vs. Cherif Hamia, featherweight title (15 rds.), Paris.
Ralph Dupas vs. Joe Miceli, welterweights (10 rds.), New Orleans.
[TV]Tony DiBiase vs. Gale Kerwin, welterweights (10 rds.), St. Nick's, New York, 10:30 p.m. (DuMont).

Golf
Vermont State Open Tournament, $1,500, Fairlee, Vt. (through June 25).

Horse Racing
The Withers, $25,000, 3-yr.-olds, 1 m., Belmont Park, N.Y.

Tennis

Southern California Jr. Championships, boys and girls, Los Angeles (through June 30).
Middle States Clay Court Championships, Wilmington, Del. (through June 29).
Southern Girls' Championships, Chattanooga (through June 29).
Wimbledon Championships, London (through July 6).

TUESDAY, JUNE 25

Baseball
[NETWORK RADIO]Chicago Cubs vs. Pittsburgh Pirates, Chicago, 2:25 p.m. (Mutual).

Horse Racing
Ak-Sar-Ben Breeders' Special, $4,000, 3-yr.-olds (state bred or foaled), 1 m. and 70 yds., Ak-Sar-Ben, Neb.

WEDNESDAY, JUNE 26

Auto Racing

NASCAR Convertible Division Race, Philadelphia.
NASCAR Grand National Division Race, Norfolk, Va.
NASCAR Short Track Division Race, Evansville, Ind.

Baseball
[NETWORK RADIO]Boston Red Sox vs. Chicago White Sox, Boston, 1:55 p.m. (Mutual).

Boxing
[TV]Bobby Boyd vs. Rocky Castellani, middleweights(10 rds.), Chicago, 10 p.m. (ABC).

Golf
Western Open, $25,000, Detroit (through June 29).

Horse Racing

The National Stallion, $15,000, 2-yr.-old colts, 5 f., Belmont Park, N.Y.
The Primer Stakes, $15,000, 2-yr.-olds, 5½ f., Arlington Park, Ill.

Tennis
College Girls' Championship, St. Louis (through June 30).

THURSDAY, JUNE 27

Baseball
[NETWORK RADIO]New York Yankees vs. Cleveland Indians, New York, 1:55 p.m. (Mutual).

Boating
National Mercury Sailing Championships, Balboa, Calif. (through June 30).

Boxing
Mickey Crawford vs. Pat Lowry, welterweights (10 rds.), Saginaw, Mich.

Golf
5th Women's Open Championship, $7,500, Mamaroneck, N.Y. (through June 29).

Horse Racing
Westchester Stakes, $20,000, 2-yr.-old colts and geldings (nonsweepstakes winners), 5½ f., Hollywood Park, Calif.

(Trotters)

The Motor City Pace, $15,000, Livonia, Mich.
W. H. Cane Stake, $65,000, Yonkers, N.Y.

FRIDAY, JUNE 28

Auto Racing
NASCAR Short Track Division Race, Manassas, Va.

Baseball
[NETWORK RADIO]Chicago Cubs vs. Brooklyn Dodgers, Chicago, 2:25 p.m. (Mutual).

Boxing
[TV][NETWORK RADIO]Larry Boardman vs. Johnny Busso, lightweights (10 rds.), Boston, 10 p.m. (NBC).

Fishing Tourneys

International Women's Fishing Assn. Bonefish Tournament. Islamorada, Fla. (through June 29).
7th Flin Flon Trout Festival, Clearwater Lake to Lynn Lake, Canada (through July 1).

Horse Racing
Indian River Steeplechase Handicap, $10,000, 4-yr.-olds & up, 2½ m., Delaware Park, Del.

(Trotters)
The Laurel Invitational, $15,000, Laurel, Md.

Track & Field
National Decathlon Championships, Kingsburg, Calif. (through June 29).

SATURDAY, JUNE 29

Auto Racing

SCCA National Rally, Central New York State (through June 30).
The Monza "500," Monza, Italy.
NASCAR Convertible Division Race, Chicago.
NASCAR Grand National Division Race, Spartanburg, S.C.

Baseball

[TV]Milwaukee Braves vs. Pittsburgh Pirates, Milwaukee, 2:25 p.m. (NBC).
[NETWORK RADIO]Washington Senators vs. Chicago White Sox, Washington. 1:55 p.m. (Mutual).
[TV]Boston Red Sox vs. Detroit Tigers, Boston, 1:45 p.m. (CBS).

Boxing
Tommy Tibbs vs. Paul Armstead, featherweights (10 rds.), Hollywood, Calif.

Horse Racing

Delaware Handicap, $110,000, 3-yr.-olds & up (fillies and mares), 1¼ m., Delaware Park, Del.
Laurence Armour Memorial, $20,000, 3-yr.-olds, 7 f., Arlington Park, Ill.
Omaha Handicap, $7,500, 3-yr.-olds, 1 1/16 m., Ak-Sar-Ben. Neb.
Roseben Handicap, $20,000, 3-yr.-olds & up, 7 f., Belmont Park, N.Y.
Vanity Handicap, $35,000, 3-yr.-olds & up (fillies and mares), 1‚⅛ m., Hollywood Park, Calif.

(Trotters)
New England Pacing Derby, $10,000, Foxboro, Mass.

Tennis
Eastern Clay Court Championships, Hackensack, N.J. (through July 7).

SUNDAY, JUNE 30

Baseball
[NETWORK RADIO]Boston Red Sox vs. Detroit Tigers, Boston, 2 p.m. (Mutual).

Boating
Pacific International Yachting Assn. Regatta, Seattle (through July 5).

*See local listing.