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The following is a listing of every event in the 1960 Olympics. The likely winners, picked by SPORTS ILLUSTRATED experts, are printed in boldface type; in regular type, with their best performances ever shown in parentheses, are the contenders they have to fear most, Under each sport, the four nations with the strongest over-all representation have been listed separately. Other outstanding performers may be found under OTHER NATIONS. A summary appears at the end.