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July 30, 1984 | Volume 61, Issue 6

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Jack Lambert Cover - Sports Illustrated July 30, 1984

July 30, 1984 | Dan Jenkins

July 30, 1984 | Barry McDermott
The National Senior Women's Grass Court Championships evoked fond memories of a bygone era in tennis

July 30, 1984 | Jim Kaplan

July 30, 1984 | Paul Zimmerman
Steeler linebacker Jack Lambert is not known as a sweetie, but he sure knows the sweet smell of success

July 30, 1984 | Robert L. Miller
The handsome family pictured above are the Kirkpatricks of Hilton Head Island, S.C. There's Chelsea, 2½. She can swim and turn circles underwater (she calls it water ballet) and sings passable...

July 30, 1984 | William Taaffe
ABC's profiles of athletes bring warmth and bad grammar to the Olympics

July 30, 1984 | Sandy Keenan
Triple A umpire Pam Postema calls 'em as she sees 'em, not hears 'em

July 30, 1984 | Henry Hecht
Mike Schmidt, Philadelphia third baseman, serves as host of The Scholastic Sports Academy, a children's TV show that delivers baseball tips. Last week Schmidt showed he also has helpful words for...

July 30, 1984 | Henry Hecht
If you were a Yankee fan growing up around New York in the '50s, you probably spent a lot of time trying to con your old man into letting you stay up for just one more at bat by Mickey Mantle....

July 30, 1984 | Henry Hecht
It's the ninth inning, the bases are loaded, two are out, and the Royals have a one-run lead. We asked Dan Quisenberry, who paced the majors with a record 45 saves in 1983 and again leads with 25,...

July 30, 1984 | Henry Hecht
WILLIE HERNANDEZ: The Tigers' ace reliever earned saves in four of Detroit's six victories. He pitched 5⅓ innings, and allowed only two hits, no bases on balls and no runs while striking out six.

July 30, 1984 | William Leggett
Fit to Fight won the Brooklyn and the rare Handicap Triple Crown

July 30, 1984 | Lee Green
After judging the pommel-horse event at the 1971 Nebraska state high school gymnastics meet, John Scheer was approached by a coach.

July 30, 1984 | Curry Kirkpatrick

July 30, 1984 | Marino Parascenzo
The Jigger Inn in St. Andrews, Scotland is the tiniest pub you've ever seen. If it were any smaller, it wouldn't be. It seemed an unworthy place in which to announce my historic deed. And Alistair...

July 30, 1984
2, 3—Ronald C. Modra4—Jacqueline Duvoisin7—Illustration by Sam Q. Weissman10—Gene Sweeney Jr.12, 13—Tony Triolo/ABC Sports (left 2), Trevor Jones14—Trevor Jones15—Graham Finlayson16, 17—Tony...

July 30, 1984 | Compiled by GREG KELLY
CYCLING—LAURENT FIGNON won the 23-day, 2,411-mile Tour de France for the second consecutive year with an aggregate time of 112:03:40. He finished 10:32 ahead of runner-up Bernard Hinault. Greg...

July 30, 1984
JAMES HILLIARDLOVINGTON, N. MEX.James, 18, paced Lovington High to the state Class AAA track and field title as he set state high school records in the 100 meters (10.6), 200 (21.2) and 400...

July 30, 1984 | Edited by Jerry Kirshenbaum

July 30, 1984 | Edited by Jerry Kirshenbaum
•Wilt Chamberlain, taking issue with an oft-expressed view of him: "People say my ego is grand. I think it's in proportion tome."

July 30, 1984 | Edited by Gay Flood
OLYMPIC PREVIEWSir:A gold medal for your outstanding special preview. The 1984 Olympics (July 18). Soviets or no Soviets, these Games should be dandy.WILLIAM MCELROYGainesville, Fla.