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US-P.R. China Gymnastics #25917

ABC Evening News for Tuesday, May 22, 1973
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(Studio) Ping-pong diplomacy, President Nixon visit to Red China recalled as US-PR China teams meet at Madison Square Garden for friendly gymnastic competition.
REPORTER: Howard K. Smith

(New York, New York) Friendship 1st, competition 2nd marks reportedly splendid evening of gymnastics. United States wins floor exercise competition. Various feats filmed in regular and slow motion. Chinese pianist plays for United States performer. Jeanette Anderson sprains ankle; Chinese team carries her off floor. US women, Chinese men win.
REPORTER: Gregory Jackson

Reporter(s):
Jackson, Gregory;
Smith, Howard K.
Duration:
00:02:50

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