ARCHERY—The U.S. defeated Sweden 6,816 to 6,726 for the men's team title at the four-day World Archery Championships in Amersfoort, The Netherlands, as RAY ROGERS, a Cherokee Indian from Muskogee, Okla., won individual honors with 2,298 points, 15 ahead of Briton J. I. Dixon. POLAND, led by MARIA MACZYNSKA's 2,240 points, swept the first three places in the women's competition to beat the U.S. team, 6,686 to 6,455.
BOATING—With Briggs Cunningham at the helm, COLUMBIA, California's 12-meter contender in the America's Cup trials, scored a surprising 3:10 victory over chief rival Intrepid for the Caritas Cup in the New York Yacht Club regatta. She completed the 22-mile triangular Newport Harbor course in 6:03:05.
BOXING—Thailand's world flyweight champion CHARTCHAI CHINOI, in the first defense of his title since winning it last December, retained his crown with a third round knockout over countryman Punthip Keosuriya, eighth-ranked 112-pound contender, in a 15-rounder in Bangkok.
Jamaican MILO CALHOUN took the British Empire middleweight championship—left vacant when Blair Richardson retired last June—with a unanimous 12-round decision over Jimmy Meilleur in Glance Bay, N.S.
HARNESS RACING—Driven by Billy Haughton, 1-2 favorite CARLISLE ($3) finished a nose ahead of Governor Armbro, beaten for the eighth straight time, before the season's largest crowd (35,128) in the mile-and-a-sixteenth $88,664 Realization Trot for 4-year-olds at Roosevelt Raceway.
HORSE RACING—STRAIGHT DEAL ($7.20), Mrs. Ethel D. Jacobs' 5-year-old daughter of Hail to Reason, gave Jockey Bobby Ussery his second victory in the 30-year-old $118,275 Delaware Handicap with a one-and-three-quarter-length win over Emanuel Mittman's Malhoa in the mile-and-a-quarter run for fillies and mares.
With Braulio Baeza aboard, QUEEN OF THE STAGE ($2.60) remained unbeaten as she edged New Jersey-bred Cockey Miss by half a length at Monmouth Park to take the six-furlong $103,650 Sorority Stakes for 2-year-old fillies.
Rokeby Stable's 3-year-old gelding, FORT MARCY ($7), ridden by Ron Turcotte, outran eight other turf specialists in the mile-and-an-eighth $57,900 Tidal Handicap at Aqueduct and won by three lengths over Dunderhead, while the Fourth Estate Stable's favorite and leading contender for the 1967 grass course title, War Censor, finished a disappointing sixth.
Hill Clown ($9.80), carrying 20 pounds less than favored Pretense, with Willie Shoemaker up, scored a three-quarter-length upset victory for only his sixth win in 37 starts in the mile-and-a-half $108,500 Sunset Handicap at Hollywood Park.
PAN-AMERICAN GAMES—At week's end, with a record field of 3,000 competitors from 28 nations, the results were very much as expected in Winnipeg, Man. (page 20). U.S. athletes gained 66 gold, 36 silver and 25 bronze medals with still another week of competition remaining and widening hopes of surpassing their 1963 Games total of 109 first-place wins. On land, U.S. teams were leading in every event but baseball, cycling, weight lifting and field hockey. The men's and women's basketball and volleyball teams moved into the final rounds, while the wrestlers completed a clean sweep of eight finals and the gymnastics squads won 10 out of a possible 14 gold medals, with Linda Jo Methany placing first in five events and third overall. The shooting team set a world record in the English rifle-match competition with 2,379 points. In tennis the U.S. won the women's doubles and lost the men's and both singles events, while in track the U.S. lost just the 100 meters to Canada's Harry Jerome. In the newly built $2.7 million Pan-American Pool, the Yanks drowned their rivals with six world records and more than twice as many gold medals, as California's 14-year-old DEBBIE MEYER of Sacramento scored a double, with world marks in the 400-and 800-meter freestyles (4:32.6, 9:22.9). MARK SPITZ, 17, of Santa Clara, Calif. won the 200-meter butterfly (2:06.4); KEN WALSH, 22, of East Lansing, Mich. the 100-meter freestyle (52.6); DON SCHOLLANDER, 21, of Saratoga, Calif. the 200-meter freestyle (1:56); and, CLAUDIA KOLB, 17, of Santa Clara, Calif. the 200-meter individual medley (2:26.1). Canada's 16-year-old ELAINE TANNER was the other double winner, providing her country (now second in swimming competition) with two world records—in the 100-and 200-meter backstrokes (1:07.3 and 2:24.5).