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bULLUUS 88 The Aritftm Republic Pfefteof*, FH., Aug. 14,1«« Chapter Z of Frazier vs. Cassius Anwctatcd Press ATLANTA— Promoters confidently proclaimed yesterday that the way is virtually clear lor a Joe Frazier — Cassius Clay heavyweight title fight in Atlanta, but Fra- zfer's manager immediately branded it nonsense. "It'i • lie. There is no truth to it at all," said Yank Durham in Stateline, Nev., where Frazier is appearing with his rock music group in the lounge of a casino-hotel on the shores of Lake Tahoe. Durham's, wet blanket was tossed over the proposed fight less than three hours after state Sen. Leroy Johnson said only the fighters' signatures on a contract stood in the way of an Oct. 26 bout in 5,00faeat City Auditorium. Clay, the former champion stripped of his title after conviction on charges of refusing to report for military service, attended the Atlanta news conference in which Johnson made his announcement. He said he would be willing to fight Frazier here. "I don't know who they are or what they are trying to do," Durham said when informed of Johnson's plans. "We aren't dickering with Cassius Clay. We aren't interested in dickering with Cassius Clay." Durham said if Clay had a license Frazier would fight him. "But he doesn't, and that is all there is to that," he said. Johnson said, however, Clay had been issued a license in Atlanta, all that is required in Georgia. "We have done what the law requires us to do," Johnson said. "We feel we are now in the running. There is no state law which would prevent the fight." Robert Kassel, a New York attorney whose Sports Action Inc. sponsored the Frazier-Ellis fight and would underwrite the Atlanta fight, also attended the news conference and said he was confident. "All that is really necessary now is for us to complete the negotiations with the fighters, sign the contract and have the fight," Kassel said. A number of city officials, including several aldermen and vice mayorMaynard Jackson attended the conference. Clay said little. "This is the latest try and wherever we can get it I'm ready," he said, speaking in a barely audible voice. The 28-year-old Clay said he would train in Atlanta 'and would have to work hard to shed 25 pounds of excess weight. He declined to forecast the outcome of the fight. Governors adopted for NASCAR races Cook out for season AttKlalM Prwt Former world heavyweight boxing champion Cassius Clay tells news conference he is willing to fight title-holder Joe Frazier in Atlanta, Ga., Oct. 26. Irrevhouiid result Black Cinyon Grevheund Park Result* ONE-550 YDS, GR, 1, T-31.44 (2-4) 12.20. ~ Dlan (2) 9.40 5.40 4.20 ....._ Mission (4) 6.00 3.60 Toneability (3) 10.60 Also: Merging Trafic, 0 B's Jay's Pat, Shifty Win" - *••••-*-••*•* Pick. $32 b SEVEN—SN YDS, J-i) I14.W ralrle Nebo (2) .\adge Adams " Linda Shannon H a'p p~y OR, 2, 7.20 T-J1.44 3.40 4.40 Madge Adams (S) ' inda Shannon (4) Also: Tractor Tray, 0 B's Pvt 1:18 10 i iiaifu. v D5 jar 9 nds. Gay Pebble, Bishop's TWOrdSM YpsToR^JTt^Wlf'i (2-3) 15.80 Dewltt's Rip, Scratched. Fink, Bina CAMBRIDGE JUNCTION, Mich. (AP) -Practice opened y e s t e r d a y for the Yankee 400 stock car race and for the first time in recent history the big stockers were equipped with a device to slow them down. The National Association for Stock Car Auto Racing (NASCAR) ordered that the machines be equipped with a special plate under their carburetors to limit the flow of fuel. The plate acts as a sort of governor on the engine's power. The new rule was immediately noticable in lap speeds turned at Michigan Interna- More about PGA golf Continued on Page 58 first PGA and looking for his first professional triumph. "I know what to do on a course like this, or an Open course," said Miller, who stunned the golfing world when he finished tied for eighth as a l&-year-old amateur in the 1966 .U.S. Open on his home course, the Olympic tional Speedway, a two-mile semi-oval located in the scenic Irish Hills west of Detroit. Average speds were down as much as 10 miles per hour from those posted by the top cars during p r a c t i c e and qualifying fog the Motor State 400 here last June. Pete Hamilton had set a new lap record of 162.739 m.p.h. for the June race. The best he could do yesteray was 153.518 m.p.h. in the same car "We may find a way to go a bit faster before the week is out, hut I would say the man who can turn 155 Friday will sit on the pole," the blond 27-year-old Hamilton said. CINCINNATI (AP) -Greg Cook, quarterback for the Cincinnati Bengals of the National Football League, will undergo surgery Monday and is not expected to play this year, Paul Brown, coach and general manager announced yesterday. Cook will undergo exploratory surgery to his right shoulder at the Cleveland, , „„, . $75.80 (D-D) (2-3) $U.M (3) Dean Hills Value Rated (2) 14.60 10.20 4.00 3.80 2.60 O B's Red Jack (1) Also: Ls Ida, Mundo Espanto, Coco- _pah, J W Rhonda, See Vennle. YDS, OR, 4, T-31.M 18.20 EIGHT-MS (!•») $3.M, P Emeraude (6) Colo Espanio (1 Grand Sweep (2. Also: O B's Peggy. T—J».JI THREE—550 (M) $20.20 Holy (1) Dennis (2) O B's Tlz's Ours (8) S.OO 5.00 3.00 3.40 Ajso:""pewltt i s Space, Mighty Classy, K Zady, Layne Hair, EHenne. FOUR-SSO YDS, OR, 3, T-31.10 («-7) Campus All (7) 12.00 7.60 5.60 Llbby L (6) 6.20 3.60 -Carla Ross (1) 3.00 ~ illln S»m- Port nwultt T P<. Also: Rollln Sam, Red Dewltt, . Sky. W's Belle Havoc, Delicate Del. FIVE—413 YDS, GR M.tO, P (7-1) (U.M radie (7) Marty Murphy (1) 4. 11.40 $».«, P (7-1) Yadie (7) 11.40 3.80 3.20 Marty Murphy (1) 4.80 3.00 Penasco Eapanto (3) 3.40 Aso: 0 B's Andy, L D's Red Ace, Meadow Brook, Miss Sonnet. Short's Whitie Scratched. NINE-ISO YDS, GR, t, T-31.lt (M) sS3.HO 4.00 §.60 Bills, Detroit collide tonight BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) The Buffalo Bills, kicked around the last three years in the American Football League, make their National Football League home debut tonight. They hope to do some kicking around themselves. ° lub> The Bills entertain the De- (Ap)^-.j!rsi-roond troit Lions in War Memorial Stadium, where each team will try for its first preseason victory. Both suffered crushing defeats last week, New r York pounding the Bills 33-10, 54.36-70 and Kansas City whipping the 34-34-70 Lions 30-17. TUUSA, Okla. scores Thursday In the $200,000 PGA Na tionalChamplonshiPonthe6,9i2,vard, [par 70 Southern Hills Country Club course: Jack Nlcklaua John Miller arry Hlnson son 34-36-70 Formal Also: loye (4) Bomb (J) ally (7) T.R'i , '» Patricia, V's Hal, Sunny Gossip, Namanid. Deb Wells, lamanid. 1TH-SW YOS. OR, 3, T-J1.J1 10.60 5.80 3.40 5.80 5.40 ^SW-550 YDS, GR, 3, T-31.fJ Spin Wheel (4) 34.40 ELEVt Jo^Efa. ,2) RftWfti, 5 -* & Also: T V Betty Lou, P R's Pankv, Wisenheimer, Dixie Pjiarlock,,_qty_Pac£ TWELFTH—443 YDS, GR, 3 T—48 tt Q (2-3) $3400 • "-•» tiiAi. 1 ^ w '** Go Uptown (2) High Damage (2) T V Robin (1) 15.80 6.60 7.80 3.00 5.20 Also: Lonesome Flapper, Gay Tab- leaum, Here Come Da Judge. Jack's Image, Part Cross. Ton! Tempest (3) P H's Pesky (1) Also: World Talk, tana, Channelmaster. 8.00 4.80 3.60 Brad Short, 3.60 280 280 Re- Handle $107,456. Attendance 1,525. 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