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South Korea / Olympic Games / Boxing / American Divers #559329

NBC Evening News for Sunday, Oct 02, 1988
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(Studio: Garrick Utley) Final day of Olympics noted. Report introduced.

(Seoul, South Korea: George Lewis) Disputed boxing match at Olympics featuring American Roy Jones and Korean opponent Park Si-Hun reported; scenes shown from NBC Sports. [Jones' MOTHER - comments on son's efforts.] [In US tavern, PEOPLE - comment.] Accusation by boxing coach Ken Adams that South Korean official tried to bribe fight judges detailed. [ADAMS, JONES - comment.]

(Studio: Garrick Utley) Medal count reviewed. Report introduced.

(Seoul, South Korea: Robert Lipsyte) American divers Greg Louganis and Wendy Lucero featured; scenes shown of his dives. [LOUGANIS - recalls feelings after hitting head.] [LUCERO - credits mother's support.] [MOTHER - responds.] [LUCERO - discusses mother's health problems.] Scenes shown of American athletes in competition; competitors named. [LUCERO - talks about competing; praises Louganis.]

Reporter(s):
Lewis, George;
Lipsyte, Robert;
Utley, Garrick
Duration:
00:05:50

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