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Synopsis: College Football: Notre Dame Undefeated, Track And Field: New World Records Set, Horse Racing, Auto Racing: Indianapolis 500, Pro Golfing, Pro Baseball: Willie Mays, College Basketball, International Skiing... (read more)
United States College Football: Notre Dame Undefeated Undefeated Notre Dame is the national champ.
United States Track And Field: New World Records Set BobSeagren sets a new world mark for the pole vault and Kansas University freshman Jim Ryun gives America its first record in the mile for the past 32 years.
United States Horse Racing: Maryland-bred colt 'Kowie King' takes the Kentucky Derby and Preakness.
United States Auto Racing: Indianapolis 500 Graham Hill of London wins the Indianapolis 500. 14 cars collided at the start in the worst chain-reaction accident in the history of the event.
United States Pro Golfing: Billy Casper beats Arnold Palmer in the U. S. open playoff. Jack Nicklaus is the first to win the Masters twice in a row.
United States Pro Baseball: Willie Mays Willie May's ranks second in career home runs, trailing only Babe Ruth. The Orioles sweep the World Series, taking four straight from the Dodgers. Sandy Koufax retires because of painful arthritis.
United States College Basketball: Texas Western beats Kentucky for the collegiate championship.
Austria International Skiing: international ski-jumping and downhill racing in Austria provides thrills -- and spectacular spills!