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Sports: Tennis / Boxing / Tyson-Spinks Bout #116411

ABC Evening News for Saturday, Jun 25, 1988
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(Studio: Carole Simpson) Report introduced.

(Studio: Ray Gandolf) Jimmy Connors' win at Wimbledon tennis tournament over Derrick Rostagno reported; scenes shown. Comeback fight for Irish boxer Barry McGuigan reported; scenes shown of bout with Tomas Da Cruz. Report introduced.

(Atlantic City, New Jersey: Dick Schaap) Preview of heavyweight boxing title fight between Mike Tyson and Michael Spinks given; scenes shown from television ad. for fight and from pre-fight weigh-in. Tyson's gaining of bride, actress Robin Givens, and loss of manager Jimmy Jacobs recalled. [TYSON - talks about rumors.] Scenes shown from ESPN and HBO Sports of both boxers in ring. [SPINKS - comments on title fight.] [TYSON - talks about boxing.]

(Studio: Ray Gandolf) Tyson's life in and out of ring noted.

Reporter(s):
Gandolf, Ray;
Schaap, Dick;
Simpson, Carole
Duration:
00:04:00

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