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Summer Olympics #539007

NBC Evening News for Sunday, Aug 05, 1984
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(Studio) Joan Benoit reported winning first women's marathon at Olympics today. Swedish wrestler (name given) reported relinquishing medal after disclosure that he had used banned drugs.

(Los Angeles, California) Carl Lewis' 100 meter win examined; films shown courtesy ABC Sports. Performances of jumper Al Joyner, Willie Banks noted. [JOYNER - reacts to media's discovery of him now.] Sister Jackie Joyner's medal in heptathlon noted. [Jackie JOYNER - is pleased with opportunities afforded herself and brother] Edwin Moses mentioned qualifying for his event.
REPORTER: Noah Nelson

(Studio) Report introduced

(Los Angeles, California) United States javelin thrower Tom Petranoff featured; films shown. [PETRANOFF - describes perfect throw; discusses sport.] [Coach Bill WEBB - describes training regime.] [Carole PETRANOFF - explains couple's work for gold medal.] [PETRANOFF - hopes to win gold.]
REPORTER: George Lewis

Hart, John;
Lewis, George;
Nelson, Noah

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