July 22, 1957
July 22, 1957

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July 22, 1957

  • By M. R. Werner

    In one Saturday which reflected racing's golden boom, three better-than-$100,000 purses were up for grabs. At Monmouth, N.J. and Hollywood Park (Calif.), the public choices were easy winners. At Arlington (Ill.), the Derby winner was beaten but gave Willie Hartack his most gallant ride

Events & Discoveries
Aluminum Yawl
Exit The Crocodile
Sporting Look
First Of Two Parts
19th Hole: The Readers Take Over
Pat On The Back


Marvin Panch, Gardena, Calif., NASCAR 200-mile Grand National race, with 71.48 mph average, in 1957 Pontiac, LeHi, Ark.

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Hurricane III, skippered by Dr. Allen B. DuMont, Cedar Grove, N.J., with record 98.97, 106-mile NYAC predicted log contest, Block Island, R.I.
Phyllis Carlson, Old Greenwich, Conn., Syce Cup sailing series, with 34½ points, Sea Cliff, N.Y.


Yama Bahama, 5-round TKO over Deacon Washington, middleweights, Miami Beach.
Artemio Calzavara, 15-round decision over Gerhard Hecht for European light-heavyweight championship, Milan.
Mickey Crawford, 10-round split decision over Pat Lowry, welterweights, Saginaw, Mich.
Willie Toweel, 15-round decision over Dave Charnley, for British Empire lightweight title, London.
Harold Gomes, 6-round TKO over Lulu Perez, lightweights, Cleveland.
Pascual Perez, 10-round decision over Luis Angel Jiminez, nontitle, flyweights, Buenos Aires.
Zora Folley, 10-round decision over Jeff Dyer, heavyweights, Phoenix.
Alex Miteff, 2-round TKO over Fernando Fala, heavyweights, New York.


Judy Bell, Wichita, Kan., 6-and-5 over Ann Rutherford, Women's invitational tournament, Colorado Springs, Colo.
Don Essig, Indianapolis, 5-and-3 over Jack Moore, Western junior tournament, Lafayette, Ind.


OUTER SPACE: $29,500 Mother Goose S., 1 1/16 m., by 5½ lengths, in 1:42 3/5, Belmont Pk. William Lester up.
BUREAUCRACY: $28,400 Providence S., 1 1/8 m., by head, in 1:51 2/5, Narragansett Pk. Sidney Cole up.


(Bastad International tournament, Bastad, Sweden)

Ulf Schmidt, Sweden, over Sven Davidson, 4-6, 6-4, 6-3, 6-3, men's title.
Shirley Bloomer, England, over Yola Ramirez, 7-5, 6-4, women's title.
Budge Patty, Los Angeles & Paris, over Luis Ayala, 7-5, 3-6, 6-1, Midlands championship, Birmingham, England.
Ashley Cooper, Australia, over Jaroslav Drobny, 6-4, 6-2, 6-3, Irish championship, Dublin.