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FOREIGN EVENTS

May 08, 1961
May 08, 1961

Table of Contents
May 8, 1961

Table of Contents
Yesterday
The Masterpiece
Gary Player
Tokyo Olympics
Atlantic City
Bowling
Chess
Sporting Look
J. Winkfield
  • The improbable saga of J. Winkfield, jockey, who galloped away from two straight Kentucky Derby victories to become a Phileas Fogg on horseback. He rode winners from Warsaw to Moscow to Paris, escaped Bolsheviks and Nazis, became a famous French trainer. This Saturday he returns to Churchill Downs

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

FOREIGN EVENTS

In Great Britain through May

MAY 6

This is an article from the May 8, 1961 issue Original Layout

Association Football: F.A. Cup Final, Wembley.
Motor Sports: International Trophy Race, Silverstone, Northants.

MAY 10

Association Football: England vs. Mexico, Wembley.
Horse Racing: Newmarket Stakes, Newmarket, Suffolk.

MAY 11
Horse Show: Royal Windsor Show, Home Park, Windsor (to May 13).

MAY 12
Gliding: National Championships, Lasham Aerodrome, near Alton, Hants (to May 22).

MAY 13
Rugby Football: Rugby League Cup Final, Wembley.

MAY 20

Boating: Chester Regatta, River Dee, Chester.
Track and Field: Whitsun British Games, White City, London (to May 22).

MAY 25
Horse Show: Richmond Royal Horse Show, Richmond, Surrey.

MAY 27
Cricket: M.C.C. vs. Australians, Lord's, London.

MAY 29

Golf: Ladies British Open Amateur Championship, Carnoustie, Angus (to June 1).
Croquet: Inter-County Championships, Hurlingham, London.

MAY 30
Horse Racing: Rosebury Memorial Handicap, Epsom, Surrey.

MAY 31
Horse Racing: The Derby, Epsom, Surrey.