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The Cannon
THE CANNON TAKES AIM
Cannonade, deftly guided through a rough race by Angel Cordero, won the Kentucky Derby convincingly and drew a bead on the Preakness
THEY'RE CENTERS OF ATTENTION
As the playoffs between the Bucks and the Celtics got tougher, the biggest question was: Could Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, the game's best, score often enough to dominate Dave Cowens, the second best?
Double Trouble
SINGLY FEEBLE BUT DOUBLE TROUBLE
South Africa's Frew McMillan and Bob Hewitt are two lesser lights on the pro tour, but put them together and they're killers, as they proved again last week in the WCT doubles championship
Girls' Crew
DON'T GO NEAR THE WATER? PHOOEY!
In multiplying numbers, women are learning the joys of serious rowing—not the summer afternoon's paddle on some limpid stream, but the spiky cold reality of a boathouse in the predawn dark, the ache of straining against the heavy sweeps and the stress of competition. There are more than twice as many women's crews now as there were two years ago, and they row—here—coast to coast, in the Georgian clarity of Cambridge mornings, and in the low sun of California afternoons
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Hesketh
LORD IN THE PITS
From his marble 17th-century manor, Lord Alexander Hesketh plans his assault on Grand Prix racing, a sport he believes should be more romantic. With that in mind he serves champagne to his crew
For The Record
19th Hole: The Readers Take Over
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