European Stars And Stripes Newspaper Archives Jul 26 1968, Page 16

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European Stars and Stripes (Newspaper) - July 26, 1968, Darmstadt, HesseThe stars and stripes Page new featherweight Champion Jose Legra. Stands Over Howard Winstone after Knockdown Legra stops Winstone for world Feather title Porthcawl Wales up Jose Legra of Spain won the old featherweight Champion ship wednesday night when he stopped defending Champion How Ard Winstone of Wales in the Corletti dubbed Lewis Detroit a Alvi Blue Lewis knocked Eduardo Orletti from the ring at the end the with a Power right and Lewis was award Imi lid round technical lockout wednesday night when e Argentine failed to answer Bell for that round in a we ruled 10-round heavyweight Corletti who lives in Rome los second ranked by the Jav ?.�lns association no to his Knees at the end of Erst round and tumbled in ropes onto a press mobbed in ring i a Wasle ring fight Tell round about one wis in Catchin midsection Augie de the fight that pushed fell1611 his manager Lefi he had to de "it/5f. A fair shot pushed stated fifth round of their scheduled15-round contest. English referee Harry Gibbs stopped the bout at 2 02 of the fifth round with the 29-year-Oldwinstone s left Eye closed and with cuts above and below it. Legra a 25-year-old pocket Cassius Clay damaged win Stone s left Eye with virtually the first punch of the bout. The fast moving native Cuba now living in Madrid dropped Winstone to the Canvas twice for counts of two in the first round with right Hooks. Winstone classic exponent of the left Jab was making his first title defense since winning the vacant Crown by stopping Mitsu Nori Seki of Japan in nine round sin London last january. The welshman who has suffered five defeats in 66 professional fights had previously lost three Tough championship Battles to Mexico s Vicente Saldivar the title Holder before Winstone. Legro the european Champion had lost Only once a decision to Winstone in 82 fights since he began campaigning in Europe in 1963. Legra did a Little Victory Jilin his dressing room after win Ning the title and said i m Thebes in the i told you i d beat him said Legra beaming with excitement. As fans crushed around him Legra said Many people have criticized me. For talking a they be seen me in action. I was so confident about i that i could say i would win. I m the Best in the world today and will be for a very Long Detroit beaten by senators Lead chopped to five games Washington up Ken Mcmullen batted in the first four runs with a single in the first inning and a three run Homer in the third inning and Hank Allen collected four hits wednesday night to Lead the Washington senators to a 6-3 Victory Over the league leading Detroit loss combined with Baltimore s 1-0 Victory Ove Cleveland Cut Detroit s Lead Over the orioles to five game and just four in the loss singled in the senators first run in the first sport Turins bomb Angels Minneapolis St Paul league Homer off Minnie Rojas a the Minnesota twins unleashed their biggest hit bar rage of the season wednesday night in support of Dea Chance s six hit pitching and belted California 12-1. The twins cuffed five califor Nia pitchers for 20 hits tying the club record while Chanc evened his pitching Mark at 9-9, blanking the Angels until the ninth. Minnesota opened its barrage by raking California starter Jim Mcglothlin 6-9, for seven hit Sand six runs in the two innings plus which he worked. The twins added four More runs off Bobby Locke by touch ing him for six hits in the six thinning. Rookie Rick Renick slammed his second major Oliva pulls muscle status undetermined Minneapolis St. Paul a Tony Oliva the Ameri can league s third leading hit Ter suffered a muscle pull in his left leg in Minnesota s Gam against California wednesday night. Oliva pulled the muscle run Ning to first on a single in the third inning. Twins Trainer George Lent said there was no Way to Esti mate How Long Oliva would bout. yacht race produces new record Papeete Tahiti up the yacht Naranji Overall Winner in the los Angeles to Tahiti transpacific yacht race set an All time record for therace which bettered the pre Vious Mark by More than three Days. It was revealed during trophy presentation ceremonies Peete that the Naranji s in a official compensated time of 13 Days 13 hours and 24 seconds was More than three Days Shorter than the record set by the 50-foot Rascal in 1964. In the seventh and the twin added another run in the eighth. Minnesota s previous High hit total this season was 17 against Boston april 29. The twins previously had gotten 20 hits in 1963 against Washington and in 1965against Boston. Rod Carew Ted Uhlaender and John Roseboro paced the twins assault with three hits each. Uhlaender doubled Home three runs in the first inning to launch the onslaught. The Angels got Only one Manas far As second against Chance until Roger Repoz singled in the ninth and scored on a double by Don Mincher. 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A the Washington redskins of the National football league said cornerback Dick Smith was called with the patrolling Cleveland in the Wake of sniping which left 11 dead. The redskins also said the signed kicker Curtis Knight 25, of Mineral Wells Tex. To duty wednesday Ohio National guard world series Odds posted Las vegas Nev. Up Las vegas Odd makes taking note of the runaway races for the National and american league pennants wednesday issued Odds on the world series several weeks earlier than usual. The Del mar sports Book listed the St. Louis cardinals as7-5 favorite Over Detroit if the tigers make the cardinals were listed As 3-2 favourites to take the series from either the Cleveland indians or the Baltimore orioles. The cardinals were 12-1favorites to win the National league Pennant. St. Louis Lead the league by 12 games Over second place , which is five games ahead of Baltimore in the Ameri can league is a 5-2 favorite to win the Junior circuit Pennant. Inning after Hank Allen tripled and then tagged loser Mickey Lolich 7-8, with a three run Homer in the third that put the senators ahead 4-2. Mcmullen Shomer his 12th, came after Del Unser walked and Hank Alle singled. Hank Allen singled in the fifth Washington run in the fourth and doubled and scored the final run in the seventh when Bernie Allen Drew a bases loaded walk. Jim Hannan was touched for two runs in the first inning but then stopped Detroit until the ninth to gain his fourth win against two losses. After Ken Mcmullen. Drives in four runs Hannan walked Al Kaline an gave up a single to Willie Horton leading off the ninth Dick Bosman came on and retired two batters before giving up a run scoring single to Pinch hitter Gates Brown who is11 for 18 in Pinch hitting duties this year. Barry Moore the replaced Bosman Norm Cash on and the game. The t i g e r s first inning runs came on Dick Mcauliffe s walk Mickey Stanley s double Jim Northrup s run scoring infield out and Kaline s single. And retired groundnut to he Ken do it Detroit a Manliff 2b 3 Stanley of Northrup of Kaline in Whorton if Greehan Matchick is Wert 3b i Brown pm Lolich p Wyatt p Comer pm Trocewski pm Hiller p Cash pm Washington r h by 100130 oil021 110000 000000 Oil 000 000000 000 000 000 000 Unser of Peter Shallen if Mcmullen my Epstein in Holm an i Casanova e Ballen 2b Han Renss Hannun bosnian p Moure p a r h i 4210rf 1000 4 4 1 t 1 4 ii i o 0 0 i 0 -1010 3 i 0 14010 i 0 ii 0i l ii 0 i ii h 0 total 33 383 total ii Detroit 200 000 0013 Washington 103 100 1 0 x 6 , Hansen. Do Washington 1.L.B--Detroit 0, Washington s. 2h Stanley Northrup . 3b 11. Allen. 11h Mcmullen 1.12. In h it ki1 by to Lolich l,7- i Wyatt Lasher killer Lannan vv.4-2 t 2 45. A 7, Olio. 3 2-3 1-3 2 2 8 1-3 stars Triumph in soccer Houston a the Houston stars whipped the Washington 3-1 wednesday night in american soccer league at the Astrodome before fans. Whip North game3,045

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