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COMING EVENTS January 20 to January 26

Jan. 23, 1961
Jan. 23, 1961

Table of Contents
Jan. 23, 1961

Cover
Ski Machine
Kiwi And Kid
  • By Arlie W. Schardt

    A continent apart, two natural phenomena detonated the indoor track and field season. At Portland, Ore. a New Zealand Olympic winner cut 12 seconds off the indoor two-mile record, while at Boston, in another two-mile, a 17-year-old Canadian schoolboy upset a veteran field

Desert Debacle
Zermatt
Oldest Freshman
The Crosby
Motor Sports
College Basketball
Boating
Bobby Fischer
  • The best young chess players in the world are Americans, and the best American is 17-year-old Bobby Fischer. Most experts believe he will soon become the best player alive. A few think he is likely to be the best who ever lived. Now a four-time U.S. champion and the youngest Grand Master in history, Fischer plays a daring, sometimes wild game. With it he may break Russia's long monopoly of the chess championship of the world

Acknowledgments
19th Hole: The Readers Take Over
Pat On The Back

COMING EVENTS January 20 to January 26

All times are E.S.T.

This is an article from the Jan. 23, 1961 issue

[Color television]Color television [Television]Television [Network radio]Network radio

Friday, January 20

BASKETBALL (college)

Kansas State at Kansas.

(pro)

New York at Detroit.
Syracuse at Boston.

Saturday, January 21

BASKETBALL (college)

[Television]Dayton at Louisville, 2 p.m. (ABC).
Iowa at Purdue.
Minnesota at Ohio State.
[Television]Northwestern at Michigan State (Sports Network regional TV).*
St. Bonaventure at Canisius.

(pro)

Boston at Syracuse.
Cincinnati vs. Detroit, St. Louis vs. New York at St. Louis.
[Television]Los Angeles at Philadelphia, 2 p.m. (NBC).

BOWLING
[Television]BPAA Natl. All-Star Tournament (final day), 10 p.m. (ABC).

DOG SHOW
Golden Gate Kennel Club, San Francisco (also Jan. 22).

GOLF
[Television]All-Star Golf series, Snead vs. Demaret, 5 p.m. in each time zone (ABC).

HOCKEY

Boston at Toronto.
Detroit at Montreal.
New York at Chicago.

HORSE RACING
[Television]The Hibiscus, $20,000, Hialeah (Sports Network regional TV).*

SKIING
Hahnenkamm FIS race, Kitzbuhel, Austria (also Jan. 22).

TRACK & FIELD
[Television]Los Angeles Invitational, Los Angeles (CBS, Jan. 22, 2:30 p.m.).

Sunday, January 22

BASKETBALL (pro)

Los Angeles vs. Syracuse at Utica, N.Y.
[Television]St. Louis at Cincinnati, 2:30 p.m. (NBC). Philadelphia at Detroit.

GOLF

[Television]Celebrity Golf series, Sam Snead vs. Dennis Morgan, 5 p.m. (NBC).
[Television][Network radio]Bing Crosby National (final day), $50,000, Del Monte, Calif. (ABC).*

HOCKEY

Boston at Chicago.
New York at Detroit.

Monday, January 23

BOWLING
[Television]Jackpot Bowling, Strampe vs. Howard (NBC).*

Tuesday, January 24

BASKETBALL (pro)

Boston at New York.
Detroit at Cincinnati.
Syracuse at Los Angeles.
Philadelphia at St. Louis.

GYMNASTICS
U.S.S.R. final exhibition, Mad. Sq. Garden, New York.

Wednesday, January 25

BASKETBALL (college)

Kentucky Wesleyan at Louisville.

(pro)

New York vs. St. Louis, Detroit vs. Cincinnati at Detroit.
Syracuse at Los Angeles.

FIGURE SKATING
U.S. Champs., Colorado Springs, Colo. (through Jan. 28).

HOCKEY

Boston at New York.
Montreal at Toronto.

Thursday, January 26

BASKETBALL (pro)
Boston at Philadelphia.

GOLF
Lucky International Open, $50,000, San Francisco (through Jan. 29).

HOCKEY

Chicago at Detroit.
Toronto at Boston.

*See local listing