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The Backstretch
Svengali
SVENGALI RETURNS!
Cus D'Amato's critics are not happy as he surges back to the top with José Torres, the new light heavyweight champ. Planning more surprises, Cus scorns the doubters who "penalize me for their ignorance"
A Long Trip
A LONG TRIP IN A SHORT RACE
After being idled since early February by leg trouble, Bold Lad came all the way back to the role of Kentucky Derby favorite in a fast sprint against older horses while his rivals were running into trouble
Houston Stadium
GILTFINGER'S GOLDEN DOME
Judge Roy Hofheinz has gilded the Houston Astrodome with $6 million worth of luxuries that have little to do with baseball—except to coddle the fan as he has never been coddled before
Private Game
PRIVATE GAME: NO ADMITTANCE!
Hockey's lords of the major league manor are like poker players with an easy mark at the table. They are in no hurry to open the door to strangers who want to share the fun or the loot
Sporting Look
People
Bridge
Baseball
Abebe Bikila
For The Record
19th Hole: The Readers Take Over
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