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COMING EVENTS February 24 to March 2

Feb. 27, 1961
Feb. 27, 1961

Table of Contents
Feb. 27, 1961

Cover
Yesterday
Bobsleds
Valeri
  • An 18-year-old Russian Olympian, who outleaped America's John Thomas in Rome, met him again in New York's Madison Square Garden last week, beat him again and, for an encore, equaled Thomas' world indoor record

The Pest
Safe Driving: Part III
  • Few persons in the world have had more success in overcoming hazardous road conditions than Miss Moss. Sister of Britain's Stirling Moss, she has twice been the European women's rally champion and has won numerous events in weather so foul that few cars finished. Whether negotiating an ice-glazed road in the Alps, as at the right, or an axle-deep ford in England (next page), she always is in command of her car, and you will be too if you use the techniques she describes below

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

COMING EVENTS February 24 to March 2

All times are E.S.T.

This is an article from the Feb. 27, 1961 issue

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

Friday, February 24

BADMINTON
Canada-U.S. Thomas Cup Tie, Toronto, Ont. (also Feb. 25).

HOCKEY (college)
Williams at Middlebury.

SKIING
Roch Cup, Aspen, Colo. (through Feb. 26).

WINTER CARNIVAL
Middlebury College, Middlebury, Vt. (also Feb. 25).

Saturday, February 25

BASKETBALL (college)

[Television]Army at Navy, 2 p.m. (ABC).
Duke at North Carolina.
[Television]Illinois at Indiana (Sports Network regional TV).*
Niagara at St. Bonaventure.
Wisconsin at Ohio State.

(pro)
[Color television]Philadelphia at Cincinnati, 2 p.m. (NBC).

BOXING
[Television]Paret vs. Ortega, welters, nontitle bout, 10 rds., Los Angeles, 10 p.m. (ABC).

HOCKEY (pro)

Chicago at Montreal.
Detroit at Toronto.

HORSE RACING

[Television]The Flamingo, $100,000, Hialeah (Sports Network regional TV).*
Santa Anita Handicap, $100,000, Santa Anita.

TRACK & FIELD
U.S. Men's Indoor Champs., Mad. Sq. Garden, New York.

Sunday, February 26

BASKETBALL (pro)
[Television]Boston at Detroit, 2:30 p.m. (NBC).

GOLF
[Television]Celebrity Golf Series, Sam Snead vs. Hoagy Carmichael, 5 p.m. (NBC).

MOTOR SPORTS
NASCAR Grand National division, $90,000, Daytona Beach, Fla.

HOCKEY (pro)

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

SKIING

Bee Hive Giant Slalom, Collingwood, Ont.
Intl. Jumping Champs., Berlin, N.H.

Monday, February 27

BASKETBALL (college)
Purdue at Iowa.

BOWLING
[Television]Jackpot Bowling, King vs. Lucci (NBC).*

TENNIS
Natl. Women's Indoor Champs., Chestnut Hill, Mass. (through March 3).

Tuesday, February 28

HOCKEY (college)
Princeton at Harvard.

(pro)
Chicago at Detroit.

Wednesday, March 1

HOCKEY (pro)

Boston at New York.
Montreal at Toronto.

Thursday, March 2

BASKETBALL (college)

Atlantic Coast Conference tournament, Raleigh, N.C. (through March 4).
Southern Conference tournament, Richmond (through March 4).

GOLF

New Orleans Open, $30,000, New Orleans (through March 5).
Puerto Rico Open, $10,000, San Juan, P.R. (through March 5).

HOCKEY (amateur)
World Champs., Lausanne and Geneva, Switzerland (through March 12).

(pro)

Detroit at Boston.
New York at Chicago.

*See local listing