Sport: Scoreboard, Mar. 3, 1958

¶"It was just another day of racing for me," said banana-nosed Eddie Arcaro after he piloted the C.S.T. Stable's big gelding Ban to an easy victory at Santa Anita. But for the record books it was something special: Arcaro's 4,000th victory in 27 years of riding. Only Veteran Jockey Johnny Longden (5,092) and Britain's retired Sir Gordon Richards (4,870) ever brought more winners home. ¶ Argentina's Alex Miteff leaked so much blood from his flattened nose during a ten-round scrap with Cuba's Nino Valdes that the crowd almost had the illusion of a...

Want the full story?

Subscribe Now


Get TIME the way you want it

  • One Week Digital Pass — $4.99
  • Monthly Pay-As-You-Go DIGITAL ACCESS$2.99
  • One Year ALL ACCESSJust $30!   Best Deal!
    Print Magazine + Digital Edition + Subscriber-only Content on

Learn more about the benefits of being a TIME subscriber

If you are already a subscriber sign up — registration is free!