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Sports: Tennis / Golf / Horse Racing / Auto Racing #504621

NBC Evening News for Sunday, Jun 10, 1979
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(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Jessica Savitch

(Studio) Spectacular Bid's loss, Bjorn Borg's bid in French Open tennis match mentioned. LPGA golf performances of Nancy Lopez, Jerilyn Britz and Donna Caponi Young examined; films shown, courtesy NBC Sports. Andy Bean's performance in Atlantic Classic noted; film shown, courtesy CBS Sports. Jack Nicklaus's playing in United States open recalled. [NICKLAUS - recalls experience.] Spectacular Bid trainer Bud Delp quoted with regard to horse's loss of Triple Crown. [DELP - recalls events leading to loss.] Paul Newman's performance in 24 hour Le Mans outlined; team members named. [NEWMAN - comments on race.] Auto race between House of Lords and House of Commons in England, with Mark Thatcher competing for his mother, Margaret Thatcher, reported.
REPORTER: Dick Schaap

Savitch, Jessica;
Schaap, Dick

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