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Yesterday/Your Move
On Two Wheels
TWO-WHEEL ASSAULT ON AN ISLAND
Away they roared, up, down and all around Manxland in the last of the real road races, led by an Italian hero who was hell-bent for leather
THEY FOLLOW IN HIS FOOTSTEPS
On a clear day Riva Ridge ran forever, leading from start to finish in the Belmont Stakes. But for a dislike of stormy weather and muddy tracks, he probably would have won the elusive Triple Crown
Eye On The Ball
HOCKEY'S TURN TO WAGE A WAR
Following the example of other pro sports, an upstart league is betting $2 million it can swipe Bobby Hull from the established NHL and hack it out on the ice in a test of the continent's hockey hunger
Dan Gable
A KID WHO DOESN'T KID AROUND
Dan Gable, known to his family as The Kid and to 10 Russian wrestlers as the man they couldn't beat, believes that all work and no play is how to get a gold
Stream Of Memories
Baseball
Of taters and bristles
Reggie Jackson slugs the former and everybody sports the latter on his upper lip as the talent-rich Oakland A's rip through their division
Track & Field
A bunch of big shots
George Woods, Randy Matson or Al Feuerbach should win the shot at the Olympics—unless one of three East Germans puts them to shame
Hunting
Big D
BIGGEST CHEAPSKATE IN BIG D
Lamar Hunt of Dallas owns three ball clubs, 32 tennis pros, all kinds of little old oil wells—and one suit. As he has cheerfully said, "I do detest ostentation"
For The Record
19th Hole: The Readers Take Over
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