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Sports: Tennis, Track, Baseball #104073

ABC Evening News for Saturday, Jul 05, 1986
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(Studio: Kathleen Sullivan) Report introduced.

(NYC: Ray Gandolf) Martina Navratilova's Wimbledon win against Hana Mandlikova featured; Suzanne Lenglen's similar record recalled. Details given, scenes shown. Ingrid Kristiansen reported setting record in women's 10,000 meter run; details given, scenes shown. Steve Cram's defeat of Steve Scott at same track meet mentioned. Whiteville, North Carolina, obsession with baseball featured; details given, scenes shown. [H.B. MOORE, Bobby WORTHINGTON - want sons to play professional ball.] Local major league draft choices listed. [Coach Linwood HEDGEPETH - explains marriage's cancellation due to baseball; describes his obsession with sport.] [Player Joe REAVES - comments.] [George THREADGILL - hopes sons (named) have chance he never had.] [CHILDREN - comment.]

Reporter(s):
Gandolf, Ray;
Sullivan, Kathleen
Duration:
00:05:20

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