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Today in sports history for Tuesday, Feb. 24

1960 - Bill Cleary's four goals lead the United States to a 9-1 victory over West Germany in the hockey championship round of the Squaw Valley Olympics.1967 - Wilt Chamberlain of Philadelphia shoots 18-for-18 from...
'Dream team' of artists assembled for Soboleff Center

...private collections of dignitaries including the king and queen of Sweden, the emperor of Japan, the president of West Germany and the mayor of Chongging in China. Tlingit clan house screen by Preston SingletarySingletary will create a carved...
Today in history

...1974, businessman Oskar Schindler, credited with saving about 1,200 Jews during the Holocaust, died in Frankfurt, West Germany. (At his request, he was buried in Jerusalem.)In 1985, the hijackers of the Achille Lauro (ah-KEE'-leh...
Today in Sports History Chris Evert, 6-0, 7-5.1974 - In Munich, West Germany beats the Netherlands 2-1 to win soccer's World...47.69 in a track meet at Oslo, Norway.1985 - West Germany's Boris Becker, 17, becomes the youngest champion...
Uruguay's Batista shown fastest red card

...Scotland has yet to progress beyond the group stage. Uruguay, despite coming third in the group behind Denmark and West Germany, qualified for the round of 16 where it lost to eventual champion Argentina.
Today in sports history

...Moses, who finishes .13 seconds behind Harris, had won 122 consecutive races dating to Aug. 26, 1977.1988 - West Germany's Steffi Graf beats 17-year-old Natalia Zvereva of the Soviet Union in 32 minutes with a 6-0, 6-0 victory...
Today In Sports History

...14-length victory in the Belmont Stakes to deny Alysheba the Triple Crown. Alysheba is a distant fourth.1987 - West Germany's Steffi Graf, eight days shy of her 18th birthday, becomes the youngest women's champion of the French Open when...
Today in Sports History

...points.1980 - Houston pitcher J.R. Richard has a stroke during a workout at the Astrodome.1984 - Michael Gross of West Germany sets a world record in the 200-meter freestyle with a time of 1:47.44 at a meet in Munich.1996 - The American...
Klinsmann was right: team not ready to win join the world's elite and far from attaining that level.Klinsmann was a World Cup champion as a player with West Germany in 1990 and coach of the German team that reached the 2006 semifinals. Having moved to California in 1998 with his...
World Cup final: Magical Messi or united Germany?

...dominant force in international football.And then there's the matter of settling a historical score. Argentina and West Germany played each other in two straight World Cup finals in 1986 and '90, games that are well remembered in the sports psyche...


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