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SECRETARIAT WRAPPED UP THE TRIPLE CROWN BY FINISHING AN amazing 31
lengths ahead of his nearest opponent in the Belmont. The Bills' O.J.
Simpson rushed for 2,003 yards, an NFL first. Billie Jean King beat
Bobby Riggs 6-4, 6-3, 6-3 in the so-called Battle of the Sexes.
George Foreman, in what turned out to be the dawn of a very long
career, knocked out Joe Frazier for the heavyweight title. Muhammad
Ali appeared on our April 23 cover. eating mush because his jaw had
been broken three weeks earlier by Ken Norton.

This is an article from the March 28, 1990 issue