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Sports: Basketball, America's Cup #105426

ABC Evening News for Saturday, Jan 17, 1987
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(Studio: Kathleen Sullivan) Las Vegas-OK, Kansas-Miami basketball games detailed, performances of individual players (named) mentioned. Scenes shown courtesy CBS and NBC sports.

(Fremantle, Australia: Bill Blakemore) Stars and Stripes skipper Dennis Conner's effort to win finals slot in America's Cup against Australia noted; today's semifinals against Chris Dickson's New Zealand entry featured. Scenes shown. [DICKSON - describe problems.] [American SPECTATOR - praises New Zealand's showing.] [DICKSON - cites litany of problems.] Mishap aboard Alan Bond's Australian entry during semifinals against Australian skipper Iain Murray detailed, shown.

Blakemore, Bill;
Sullivan, Kathleen

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