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Sports: Football, Tennis, Tyson, America's Cup, Ice Skating #118263

ABC Evening News for Sunday, Sep 04, 1988
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(Studio: Sam Donaldson) Report introduced.

(Studio: Ray Gandolf) Beginning of new NFL (National Football League) pro football season reported; game results given, teams named; scenes shown from NBC and CBS Sports. United States Open tennis tournament reported rained out for today; scenes shown from United States of America Sports. Boxer Mike Tyson reported in car accident near his New York training camp. Report introduced.

(San Diego, California: Brian Rooney) Clash of cultures between American and New Zealand on eve of America's Cup yacht race featured; details given, scenes shown. [New Zealand challenger Michael FAY, Stars and Stripes skipper Dennis CONNER - bicker over conflict.] History of America's Cup race and recent legal conflict over types of boat to be used reviewed. [FAY - says it's a mismatch.]

(Studio: Ray Gandolf) Ice skating exhibition in Sun Valley, ID, featuring both American Brian Boitano and Canadian Brian Orser reported; scenes shown of both Brians skating at winter Olympics. [BOITANO, ORSER - say there is less pressure now.] Pair shown skating together. [BOITANO, ORSER - talk about skating together.]

Donaldson, Sam;
Gandolf, Ray;
Rooney, Brian

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