September 8th, 1957 in Sport

Day of the Week: Sunday

Events in Sport

  • 71st U.S. Women's National Championship: Althea Gibson beats Louise Brough Clapp (6-3, 6-2)

Sport awardTennis Open

77th U.S. Men's National Championship: Malcolm Anderson beats Ashley Cooper (10-8, 7-5, 6-4)

Tennis Player and Four-Time Major Champion Ashley Cooper
Tennis Player and Four-Time Major Champion
Ashley Cooper
  • 8th Formula One WDC: Juan Manuel Fangio wins by 15 points

Birthdays in Sport

  • Melissa Whitmire, LPGA golfer