June 23, 1958
Anna Dmitrieva, 17, chubby Moscow schoolgirl, one of first Russians (other: Andrei Potanin, 17) to compete in world tennis, made debut at Beckenham, England, won junior title in Wimbledon warmup.
June 09, 1958
Glen (Fireball) Roberts, Daytona Beach leadfoot who has found it hard to win, highballed around Trenton Speedway at 84.522 mph in 1957 Chevy, won $7,500 in Northern 500, NASCAR's answer to Indy.
December 16, 1957
•Jack Dempsey, in an interview with Sports Editor Al Warden of the Ogden (Utah) Standard-Examiner: "The fistic sport needs an overhauling, a cleanup, and the sooner the better. Present-day TV fighters wouldn't have...
December 09, 1957
December 02, 1957 | Tex Maule