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Geoff Brabham and Chip Robinson, driving a Nissan GTP-ZXT, defeated Bob Earl and Jim Miller, in a Chevy Spice SE89, by more than a minute to win an IMSA race in Watkins Glen, N.Y. Brabham and Robinson averaged 104.949 mph around the 3.377-mile Watkins Glen International road course and earned $74,500.
TENNIS—In the first week of Wimbledon, 11 seeded players lost. In the men's draw, John Fitzgerald beat Brad Gilbert (seeded 11) 6-2, 7-5, 1-6, 3-6, 6-2; Dan Goldie, Jimmy Connors (10) 7-6, 5-7, 6-4, 6-2; Peter Lundgren, Mikael Pernfors (15) 7-6, 6-2, 6-4; Leif Shiras, Kevin Curren (12) 4-6, 6-3, 5-7, 7-6, 6-3; and Slobodan Zivojinovic, Miloslav Mecir (7) 6-7, 6-1, 7-5, 6-3. In the women's draw, Shaun Stafford defeated Helen Kelesi (seeded 13) 7-6, 7-5; Rosalyn Fairbank, Gabriela Sabatini (3) 6-4, 6-3; Louise Field, Zina Garrison (5) 1-6, 6-2, 7-5; Laura Gildemeister, Susan Sloane (16) 6-3, 7-5; Catarina Lindqvist, Natalia Zvereva (9) 7-6, 4-6, 6-4; and Gretchen Magers, Pam Shriver (8) 2-6, 6-2, 12-10.
VOLLEYBALL—The UNITED STATES defeated the Soviet Union 15-9, 15-9, 15-5 in the championship match to win the USA Cup for the sixth consecutive year, in Inglewood, Calif. Brazil beat South Korea 15-9, 13-15, 15-6, 15-12 for third place (page 24).
MILEPOSTS—ARRESTED: Cleveland Browns fullback KEVIN MACK, 26, on a charge of aggravated trafficking in cocaine; in Cleveland. Mack, who was the Browns' second-leading rusher last season (485 yards), was released on a $2,500 bond and then admitted to the Cleveland Clinic for evaluation.
BANNED: For life by the NBA, Atlanta Hawk center-forward CHRIS WASHBURN, 24, for his third violation of the league's substance-abuse policy. Washburn, who becomes the sixth player banned from the NBA for life, may appeal for reinstatement after two years.
NAMED: As coach of the USC women's basketball team, MARIANNE STANLEY, 35. Stanley, who coached at Penn the past two years, guided Old Dominion to two AIAW titles and an NCAA championship. She replaced LINDA SHARP, who resigned to become coach at Southwest Texas State.
SENTENCED: After pleading no contest to drunk-driving charges, four-time boxing champion ROBERTO DURAN, 38, in Miami. Duran, who was arrested in January when police spotted him weaving across the road, received six months' probation, had his license suspended and was ordered to perform 50 hours of community service, attend a driving school and pay a $250 fine.
SIGNED: By the New Jersey Devils, defensemen VIACHESLAV FETISOV, 31, and SERGEI STARIKOV, 30; by the Calgary Flames, right wing SERGEI MAKAROV, 31; and by the Vancouver Canucks, center IGOR LARIONOV, 29. All four were members of the Central Red Army team, the dominant club in Soviet hockey, and the gold medal-winning Soviet Olympic teams of 1984 and '88.
SUSPENDED: By the American League for three games, Toronto Blue Jay outfielder GEORGE BELL, 29, for bumping umpire Tim Welke during an argument over a called third strike in a game against the Oakland Athletics on June 24. Bell, who served a two-game suspension earlier in the season for charging the mound against Oakland pitcher Gene Nelson, has appealed the suspension, thereby delaying the execution of the penalty until a hearing before American League president Dr. Bobby Brown has been conducted.
TRADED: By the Atlanta Braves, outfielder DION JAMES, 26, to the Cleveland Indians for outfielder ODDIBE McDOWELL, 26; lefthanded pitcher ZANE SMITH, 28, to the Montreal Expos for three minor leaguers.