NBC Evening News for Sunday, Apr 16, 1978
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(Studio) Anchor apologizes for earlier errors on broadcast. Introduces sports item.
REPORTER: Kelly Lange
(Studio) Reports with regard to expulsion of South Africa from Davis Cup competition due to racial policies and defeat of Philadelphia Phillies baseball team by Saint Louis Cardinals. Philadelphia 76'ers basketball team cited as winner. Film of Philadelphia-New York game shown courtesy CBS Sports. San Antonio versus Washington, Seattle versus Los Angeles game film shown. Family Circle Tennis Tourney rptd; Kerry Reid-Chris Evert matches mentioned. NBC Sports tape shown. Tournament of Champions golf match film shown, courtesy ABC Sports. Gary Player win noted. Grand Prix of Monaco and Indianapolis 500 auto races anticipated. Mario Andretti cited as possible winner of both. [Voice of ANDRETTI - speaks of fears.] Film of US Grand Prix, courtesy CBS Sports, shown. [ANDRETTI - accepts calculated risk.] Andretti career recapped. Film of Texas 200 shown courtesy CBS Sports. [Roger PENSKE - talks of Andretti.] [ANDRETTI - speaks of winning.]
REPORTER: Dick Schaap
(Studio) Anchor exchanges remarks with reporter
REPORTER: Kelly Lange
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