Sports


Miscellany

WEDNESDAY, NOV. 8, 1995

Representatives of the Denver Broncos and the city are hoping to submit a new stadium proposal to the City Council by year end, the Rocky Mountain News reported. The key to the public-private venture would be an extension of a sales tax implemented in metropolitan Denver to finance Coors Field… . The assassination of Prime Minister Yitzhak Rabin won’t stop six grieving Israelis from running in Sunday’s New York City Marathon. “We’re running in the name of peace,” Daniel Desta, an Ethiopian-born Israeli, said… . In Charlottesville, Va., Lisa Leslie had 23 points to lead the United States women’s national team past Virginia, 96-68… . In London, undefeated Naseem Hamed’s first defense of his WBO featherweight boxing title was called off because he has a broken hand.



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