On This Day in Sport

Events in Sport

  • 1926 NFL rules college students ineligible until college classes graduates
  • 1926 St Louis Browns acquire catcher Wally Schang from NY Yankees
  • 1932 1st Olympic dog sled race, Lake Placid, NY (demonstration sport)
  • 1936 4th Winter Olympic games open in Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Germany
  • 1947 Compton & Arthur Morris both complete dual tons in same Test Cricket
  • 1948 Bradman retires hurt, 57 in his last Test Cricket innings in Australia