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As I Saw It
Footloose
Love Conquers All
LOVE CONQUERS ALL
Back to holding hands with Jimmy Connors, Chris Evert used both fists to bowl over Martina Navratilova in the Virginia Slims final and win the largest purse—$40,000—in the history of women's tennis
A CREW OF PERFECT GENTLEMEN
Harvard was smooth and unabashedly rude when it won the 1974 national championship. In its first outing, this year's eight demolished a whole flotilla of powerful rivals while behaving impeccably at all times
Basketball
Hockey
Masters
Sausage Man
FOND LINKS TO SAUSAGE MAN
The author recalls boyhood wrestling, its feel, its smell and, most of all, a frozen bridge and some other cold cuts involving a kid named Thuringer
Badminton
Pro Skiing
Through flags to riches
After a year of slaloming for pay, Hank Kashiwa (foreground) became the champion in a sport where they fine you for missing the parties
Track & Field
At any rate, they had fun
Few of the competitors at the Texas Relays were as fast as Larry Shipp, but most had a ball anyway, particularly the OTIS 400-yard relay team
The Best
THE BEST AT EVERYTHING
Vasili Alexeyev is the greatest weight lifter. And the finest gardener, cook, carpenter, singer and checker player perhaps in all of Soviet Russia, as the author learned on a rare and privileged visit to his home
For The Record
19th Hole: The Readers Take Over
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