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Sports: Fig. Skating, Basketball, America's Cup #107830

ABC Evening News for Saturday, Feb 07, 1987
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(Studio: Kathleen Sullivan) Jill Trenary reported winning Ladies National Fig. Skating Championship against Debi Thomas; details given, scenes shown. Alabama- Kentucky, Iowa-Arizona basketball games and performances of individual players (named) detailed; scenes shown courtesy ABC and CBS sports respectively.

(San Diego, California: Tom Schell) Returning America's Cup winner Dennis Conner and his Stars and Stripes crew featured; details given, scenes shown. [CONNER - praises event.] [Mayor Maureen O'CONNER - wants 1990 America's Cup here.] Cities competing for next race reviewed; Paul Hogan paraphrased.

(Studio: Kathleen Sullivan) Report introduced.

(Fremantle, Australia: Jack Whitaker) Econs. involved now in America's Cup examined; details given, scenes shown. Govt. subsidy sought by Task Force '87 syndicate owner Kevin Perry and Australian magnate Alan Bond's cup-race-related business agreements with Japan cited as exs. Sir Thomas Lipton, Baron Marcel Bic recalled.

Schell, Tom;
Sullivan, Kathleen;
Whitaker, Jack

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