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ABC Evening News for Sunday, Jul 22, 1984
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(Studio) Seve Ballesteros’ win over Tom Watson and Bernhard Langer at British Open Golf tourney reported; films shown.

(Los Angeles, California) Profiles of American athletes competing in upcoming summer Olympics given: diver Greg Louganis, Gymnast Mary Lou Retton and swimmer Mike Heath. Athletes symbolizing previous Olympics listed (names given; films shown). Carl Lewis’ quest for four gold medals featured. [Track and field star LEWIS – says not effected by headlines.] [Sprinter Calvin SMITH – comments on Lewis.] Lewis’ recent long jump performance reported; film shown. Record long jump by Bob Beamon shown. [LEWIS – says will try for medals.] [United States women’s track coach Brooks JOHNSON – discusses Lewis.]
REPORTER: Dick Schapp

(Studio) Television coverage of Olympics delineated.

Allen, Bob;
Schaap, Dick

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