September 25, 1989 | Compiled by Sarah B. Schmidt
BOATING—TOM D'EATH, driving Miss Budweiser, won the Gold Cup, unlimited hydroplane racing's oldest and most prestigious trophy, by completing six laps of the 2½-mile Mission Bay course off San Diego at an average...
October 05, 1987 | Compiled by Amy Lennard
BOATING—JIM KROPFELD, 46, of Cincinnati earned 825 points in the Las Vegas Silver Cup event on Lake Mead to win his second consecutive national unlimited hydroplane racing championship.
September 15, 1986 | Compiled by AMY LENNARD
BOXING—MICHAEL SPINKS retained his IBF heavyweight title by stopping challenger Steffen Tangstad of Norway, the European heavyweight champ, at 58 seconds of the fourth round, in Las Vegas. On the undercard, BOBBY...
July 15, 1985 | Compiled by BAILEY BREENE
BOXING—Undefeated JULIO CESAR CHAVEZ of Mexico retained his WBC junior lightweight championship with a second-round knockout of Roger Mayweather in Las Vegas.
October 17, 1983 | William Leggett
Devil's Bag just might be the finest 2-year-old colt since Secretariat