China's Qiurui Zhou lost a split decision at Budapest's world gymnastics meet.

This is an article from the Feb. 8, 1984 issue Original Layout

Winged Victory: Australia II's secret keel sped her past Liberty, and America lost its 132-year-old Cup.

Designer Ben Lexcen threatened to squash the Cup into America's Plate; an old hubcap appeased him.

Andrzej Komar of Poland took two bronze medals to help his team finish third at the world weightlifting championships in Moscow.

Groom Anthony Sharpe kept Slew O' Gold headed in the right direction.

Phil Mahre (above) iced his third consecutive World Cup; Joan Benoit won the Boston Marathon in the women's world record time of 2:22:42.

Jeff Kerber (kneeling) of NCAA champ Iowa gets caught in a squeeze.

Rod Dixon of New Zealand became the first foreigner to win the New York City Marathon.