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BOWLING—BOB HANDLEY defeated Sieve Hoskins 210-200 to win a PBA tournament and $21,000 in Austin, Texas.
Bruce Crampton shot a final-round four-under-par 68 to defeat Tom Shaw by one stroke and win a Senior PGA Tour event in Charlotte, N.C. Crampton, who had an 11-under-par total of 205, collected $67,500.
HARNESS RACING—HARMONIOUS ($4.40), with John Campbell in the sulky, won the Hambletonian, the second leg of the Triple Crown for trotters, and $637,000, in three heats at the Meadowlands. Harmonious trotted the final mile in 1:54[1/5], beating Embassy Lobell by 1� lengths (page 31).
HORSE RACING—CRIMINAL TYPE ($2.80), ridden by Gary Stevens, defeated Dancing Spree by 1� lengths to win the Whitney Handicap, at Saratoga race track. The 5-year-old son of Alydar covered the 1? miles in 1:48[3/5] and earned $140,640.
Beau genius ($4.80), Ricardo Lopez up, won the Arlington Challenge Cup, at Arlington International Racecourse, by a length over Triteamtri. The 5-year-old Canadian-bred horse ran the 1� miles in 2:02[1/5] and collected $150,000.
MOTOR SPORTS—AL UNSER JR., driving a Lola-Chevrolet, won a CART event at Michigan International Speedway, beating Bobby Rahal, also in a Lola-Chevrolet, by 25.46 seconds. Unser, who averaged 189.727 mph over 250 laps of the two-mile oval circuit, set a new speed record for a 500-mile race, breaking Bill Elliott's 1985 mark by 3.439 mph. His victory was worth $172,684 (page 32).
Dale Earnhardt, driving a Dodge Daytona, led the race from start to finish as he defeated Terry Labonte, who was also in a Dodge Daytona, by .076 of a second and won this season's final IROC series event, at Michigan International Speedway. Earnhardt, who was first and fifth in the two earlier IROC races, averaged 153.316 mph for 50 laps on the two-mile high-banked oval track to collect the $175,000 IROC championship purse.