British Open
VIRTUE IN THE VALLEY OF SIN
Despite a putting touch that abandoned him at times, Jack Nicklaus hung on to win his second British Open title last week, conquering Doug Sanders in a playoff and St. Andrews' Old Course in a breeze
ZUT! WE NEARLY GOT GUILLOTINED
Starting a tour of Europe, a fat and sassy U.S. track team showed up in Paris expecting a laugher. Instead they ran into a French team that acted as though it had been eating jackrabbits instead of snails
Funny Ball
FUNNY BALL, FUNNY BOUNCES
Everybody in baseball has theories about the 'lively ball,' but what laboratory tests show is mostly a startling lack of consistency. One may be a rabbit but the next is apt to be a dud
Man Of Machismo
A MAN OF MACHISMO
Gentle, fun-loving Joe Kapp says that fights just seem to come looking for him—but he admits he never backs down. That, adds the Viking quarterback in the first of three parts, is what Chicanos call 'machismo'
Salty Balm
Swimming
Baseball
Water Skiing
Look, Mom, I'm the champ!
Still wet behind the ears, the usual gang of whiz kids got together on a Georgia lake to water-ski circles around the older generation
Basketball
Only ornery recruits for this boot camp
Searching for tough kids who fill the requirements of the international style of play and will still be amateurs in 1972, the U.S. Olympic Committee comes up with a campful of sturdy studs
Dogs
Sam Spade Goes to the Dogs
The luck of the Irish, Dick Andrews believes, has helped him recover the loot after Miami's big jewel robberies and led him into greyhound racing, where a farfetched series of events brought him one of the richest prizes in the sport
For The Record
19th Hole: The Readers Take Over
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