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Booktalk

WHEN NOT GOLFING WITH YOUR STEADY FOURSOME, TRY A NOVEL THREESOME

By Jeremiah Tax

Wimbledon

Summer Reruns

Boris Becker and Martina Navratilova successfully and convincingly defended their Wimbledon championships

By Frank Deford

Breaking It Nice And Easy

Ingrid Kristiansen cut an amazing 45.68 seconds off her world record for the 10,000 at the Bislett Games

By Kenny Moore

Carlton And Seaver

They're The Talks Of Their Towns

Steve Carlton, no longer mute, and Tom Seaver began their last hurrahs in, of all places, San Francisco and Boston

By Ron Fimrite

Cocaine

When The Cheers Turned To Tears

That cocaine could cripple an athlete's career was well established. Then came sudden, shocking proof that it can kill, too—even the young and strong. Don Rogers, a Cleveland Browns defensive back, was buried last Thursday—another cocaine casualty in sports, just eight days after basketball star Len Bias took a fatal dose of the same drug. Here are one man's reflections on those events.

By Rick Reilly

Bo Jackson

Bo's Not One To Go With The Flow

Bo Jackson, the Heisman winner, likes confounding folks, as he did by picking baseball over football

By Douglas S. Looney

A New Turn For Turner

By Bob Kravitz

Inside

BASEBALL

By Peter Gammons

MILWAUKEE HAS ITS OWN VALENZUELA

By Hank Hersch

Goodwill Games

Opening on a sea of goodwill

There was pomp aplenty at a big new sports competition in Moscow

By Craig Neff

Turnberry

THE BEST AGAINST THE BEST

As the British Open returns to Turnberry, Scotland, the author recounts golf's greatest match: Watson-Nicklaus, 1977

By Frank Deford

First Person

WHEN TOMAHAWK SANK, THE MACKINAC RACE BECAME A MATTER OF SURVIVAL

By J. Patrick Wright

For The Record

A roundup of the week June 30-July 6

Compiled by Duncan Brantley

FACES IN THE CROWD

19th Hole: The Readers Take Over

19TH HOLE: THE READERS TAKE OVER

Departments

LETTER FROM THE PUBLISHER

By Donald J. Barr

SCORECARD

Edited by Robert Sullivan