September 1887 in Sport

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Events in Sport

  • 16th 27th British Golf Open: Willie Park, Jr. shoots a 161 at Prestwick Golf Club
  • 30th Volunteer (US) beats Thistle (Scotland) in 8th America's Cup

Birthdays in Sport

  • 14th Stanley "Midnight Assassin" Ketchel, HW boxing champ (1908-10)
  • 25th May Sutton Bundy, Tennis champion and 1st American woman to win the singles title at Wimbledon in 1905, born in Plymouth, England (d. 1975)
  • 28th Avery Brundage, CEO (Intl Olympic Committee, 1952-72), born in Detroit, Michigan