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ABC Evening News for Sunday, Feb 17, 1980
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(Studio) Sports introduced
REPORTER: Sam Donaldson

(Lake Placid, New York) Winners of various winter Olympic events listed Injury to Randy Gardner, of Am figure skating pair, Gardner and Tai Babilonia, reported Medal hopes of Linda Fratianne in women's figure skating and Chas. Tickner in men's figure skating noted. Position of United States hockey team outlined, and success of speed skaters Eric Heiden and Leah Poulos-Mueller cited. Failures of Beth Heiden recounted. Transportation problems in Olympic area detailed. Daytona 500 auto race victory by Buddy Baker reported Tape shown courtesy CBS Sports, Promo for ABC Sports coverage of Winter Olympics made.

Brown, Bob;
Donaldson, Sam

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