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COMING EVENTS March 17 to March 23

March 20, 1961
March 20, 1961

Table of Contents
March 20, 1961

Table of Contents
Yesterday
Drama In Miami
  • The third fight between Floyd Patterson and Ingemar Johansson had four knockdowns and a disputed count (left, as Referee Billy Regan signaled the end over a dazed but rising Ingemar). Though it was not sophisticated theater, it had as much suspense as an Agatha Christie thriller.

World Hockey
Jones & Jones
Dogs
Horse Racing
Skiing
Acknowledgments
19th Hole: The Readers Take Over
Pat On The Back

COMING EVENTS March 17 to March 23

All limes are E.S.T.

This is an article from the March 20, 1961 issue

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

Friday, March 17

FENCING
Intercollegiate Fencing Assn. Champs., Bronx, N.Y. (also March 18).

TRACK & FIELD
Cleveland K of C meet, Cleveland.

Saturday, March 18

BASKETBALL (college)

NCAA finals, college division, Evansville, Ind.
[Television]National Invitation Tournament, Mad. Sq. Garden, New York (second game, 4 p.m., NBC).

(pro)
[Television]NBA playoffs, 2 p.m. (NBC).

BOATING
Miami to Jamaica ocean race, Miami.

BOXING
[Television]Charley Scott vs. Federico Thompson, welters, 10 rds., 10 p.m. (ABC).

DOG SHOW
Harrisburg Kennel Club, Harrisburg, Pa.

GOLF
[Television]All-Star Golf series, Collins vs. De Vicenzo (ABC).*

HOCKEY

Boston at Toronto.
Chicago at Montreal.

HORSE RACING

Governor's Gold Cup, $30,000, Bowie.
[Television]Gulfstream Park Handicap, $100,000, Gulf-stream Park (Sports Network regional TV).*

TRACK & FIELD
Canada Champs., Winnipeg, Man.

Sunday, March 19

BASKETBALL (pro)
[Television]NBA playoffs, 2:30 p.m. (NBC).

BRIDGE
[Television]Championship Bridge, Peggy and Charles Solomon vs. Art Glatt and Manny Kaplan, 4 p.m. (ABC).

DOG SHOW
National Capital Kennel Club, Washington, D.C.

GOLF

[Television]Celebrity Golf series, Sam Snead vs. Forrest Tucker, 5 p.m. (NBC).
LPGA Golden Circle Golf Festival, Sarasota, Fla. (through March 26).

HOCKEY

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

Monday, March 20

BASKETBALL
AAU Natl. Men's Champs., Denver (through March 25).

HORSE RACING
The Swift, $25,000, Aqueduct.

TENNIS
Caribbean Intl. Champs., Montego Bay, Jamaica (through March 26).

Tuesday, March 21

BASKETBALL (college)
National Invitation Tournament, Mad. Sq. Garden, New York.

CURLING
World Men's Champs., Ayr, Kirkcaldy and Perth, Scotland (through March 24).

Wednesday, March 22

GOLF
Western Amateur, New Orleans (through March 26).

HORSE RACING
Fountain of Youth Stakes, $15,000, Gulf-stream Park.

Thursday, March 23

BASKETBALL (college)
National Invitation Tournament, semifinals, Mad. Sq. Garden, New York.

GOLF
Sunshine Open, $30,000, Miami (through March 26).

HARNESS RACING
Spring Pace, $15,000, Yonkers.

SWIMMING
NCAA Champs., Seattle (through March 25).

WRESTLING
NCAA Champs., Corvallis, Ore. (through March 25).

*See local listing