December 29, 2003
Althea Gibson76Was there ever a better female athlete than Gibson, who went to college on a basketball scholarship, became a tennis champion (infusing power into the women's game) and played on the LPGA tour? Her...
October 20, 2003 | Charles Leerhsen
In a life of steep ups and downs, the consummate jockey showed an extraordinarily sensitive touch with horses
December 06, 1999 | Mark Beech
Laffit Pincay bellies up to immortality
May 17, 1993
Shoemaker's LawsuitsI read with disgust your article about Bill Shoemaker (From Fame to Shame, April 19). His situation is a microcosm of this country, where people increasingly refuse to be accountable for their own...
April 19, 1993 | William Nack
Bill Shoemaker, a casualty of his own drunk driving, has lost respect by launching lawsuits to shift the blame for his tragic folly