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In his fourth straight win (the richest of his career), C.V. Whitney's PORT WINE ($7.20) captured the $156,500 Hollywood Juvenile Championship for 2-year-olds at Hollywood Park. Ridden by Willie Shoemaker in a field of 14, the winner pulled away from his opposition coming into the stretch and still had enough left to overcome the closing rush of Ri Tux. Flame Tree finished third.
TENNIS—KEN ROSEWALL overcame ROD LAVER's stunning serve and a 4-1 lead in the first set at the finals of the U.S. Professional Grass Court Championship at Brookline, Mass., and in one of the finest performances of his career won the title 6-4, 6-3, 6-3.
CHARLIE PASARELL of Puerto Rico, the 12th-ranked American player, won the Pennsylvania Lawn Tennis Championship at the Merion Cricket Club over the best competition the world can offer. His finals opponent, Australia's ROY EMERSON, is the No. 1 Australian amateur and 1965 Wimbledon champion. Pasarell beat him 6-4, 1-6, 6-3, 6-4. Evidence that the win was no fluke was Pasarell's semifinal upset of Australia's No. 2 man, Fred Stolle, 6-4, 9-7, 13-11. BILLIE JEAN MOFFITT of Long Beach, Calif. overpowered Carole Caldwell Graebner in the women's final 6-1, 6-2.
TRACK & FIELD—The warm-up meet at Wichita, Kans. for 60 members of the U.S. team that will face the Russians this week in Kiev turned out to be just that. In wilting 90� heat RANDY MATSON of Texas A&M won his event with a shotput that was 5 feet 5 inches under his world record of 70 feet 7 inches. MORGAN GROTH of Martinez, Calif. beat George Young in the mile by three-tenths of a second at 4:02.2, while Jim Ryun, holder of the U.S. record, finished a wilted third in 4:10.4 and required ice packs for an injured knee. A 440-yard relay team of FRED KULLER, DAREL NEWMAN, ADOLPH PLUMMER and GEORGE ANDERSON tied the listed American record of 40 seconds, and MADELINE MANNING of Cleveland upset Janell Smith, the American record holder, with a 54.5 for the women's 440-yard dash.
Ralph Boston, world record-holding broad jumper who was defeated at the Tokyo Olympics by Welshman Lynn Davies, took revenge at a meet in Cardiff, Wales by beating Davies with a leap of 26 feet 10 inches. Davies' best jump (25 feet 4 inches) was shorter than Boston's worst.
East Germany's J�RGEN MAY clipped four tenths of a second off Peter Snell's still-pending world record for 1,000 meters with a clocking of 2:16.2 at a meet in Erfurt, Germany (page 14). Snell's time was set last November when he bettered the listed mark of East German Siegfried Valentin.
British chemical researcher RON HILL, 27, broke two world records held by Czechoslovakia's Emil Zatopek for almost 10 years—the 15-mile and 25-kilometer runs. Performing in a club meet in Bolton, England, Hill was timed in 1:12:48.2 for 15 miles and 1:15:22.5 for 25 kilometers (15.5 miles). His times bettered Zatopek's by 1:12.8 and 1:13.8.
MILEPOSTS—NAMED: By Mrs. Margaret Osborne duPont, captain, a U.S. Wightman Cup team to meet the British in tennis matches at Cleveland. Picked were NANCY RICHEY, BILLIE JEAN MOFFITT, CAROLE CALDWELL GRAEBNER, KAREN HANTZE SUSMAN, the top-ranked four in American women's tennis and JANE ALBERT and JULIE HELDMAN, both 19, who are ranked sixth and seventh.
OUSTED: By the U.S. Olympic Committee after serving it, respectively, for 12 years as president and for 20 years as secretary, KENNETH L. (TUG) WILSON and ASA BUSHNELL. The move was made as the nominating committee offered a completely new slate of officers for the four-year term beginning next November. The new slate: Douglas F. Roby, president; Franklin L. Orth, 1st vice-president; Dr. Merritt H. Stiles, 2nd vice-president; Julian K. Roosevelt, treasurer; Robert J. Kane, secretary.
RETIRED: YALE LARY, 34, outstanding defensive back and punter for the Detroit Lions for 11 seasons. Lary, who holds the NFL's second highest lifetime punting average (44.0), the second highest for a single season (48.9) and who was selected to the All-League team four times, will devote his energy to an automobile dealership in Fort Worth.