November 1972 in Sport

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Events in Sport

Events 1 - 8 of 8

2nd - Phillies' Steve Carlton wins unanimous NL Cy Young Award
5th - Jane Blalock wins LPGA Lady Errol Golf Classic
11th - 6th Rugby League World Cup: Australia and Great Britain tie 10-10; Great Britain awarded the cup
12th - 22nd NASCAR Sprint Cup: Richard Petty wins
15th - White Sox Dick Allen wins AL MVP
21st - Red Sox Carlton Fisk wins AL Rookie of Year, Mets Jon Matlack wins NL
22nd - Pitts Penguins set NHL record for scoring fastest 5 goals (2:07)
28th - LA Dodgers trade Frank Robinson to California Angels

Birthdays in Sport

Birthdays 1 - 59 of 59

1st - Glen Murray, Halifax, NHL right wing (Pitts Penguins)
1st - Paul Dickov, Scottish footballer
2nd - Alfred Schreuders, soccer player (RKC)
2nd - Marie Josee Gibeau, Lachine Quebec, kayaker (Olympics-96)
2nd - Darío Silva, Uruguayan footballer
3rd - Chris Shelling, NFL cornerback (Cin Bengals)
3rd - Verl Mitchell, NFL guard (Atlanta Falcons)
4th - Luís Figo, Portuguese footballer
5th - Tracy Greene, NFL tight end (Pittsburgh Steelers)
6th - Anthony Brown, NFL tackle (Cin Bengals)
6th - Vicki Movessian, ice hockey defenseman (USA, Oly-98)
6th - Garry Flitcroft, English footballer
6th - Deivi Cruz, American baseball player
7th - Emily Porter Lesueur, Glendale California, synchronized swimmer (Oly-gold-96)
7th - Jane Taylor, Maitland NSW Aust, tennis star (1995 Futures-Wagga Waga)
7th - Jimmy Gary, NFL running back (Seattle Seahawks)
7th - Marcus Stewart, English football player
8th - Chris Fydler, Australian swimmer (Olympics-96), born in Sydney, New South Wales
8th - Ken Blackman, NFL guard (Cincinnati Bengals)
9th - Laxmi Poruri, Guntur India, tennis star (1994 Futures-College Park)
9th - Mark Fields, NFL linebacker (NO Saints)
9th - Ron Rice, NFL cornerback/safety (Detroit Lions)
10th - Dick Kooijman, Dutch soccer player (Heracles, FC Groningen, Az)
10th - Isaac Bruce, NFL wide receiver (St Louis Rams)
10th - Shawn Green, Des Plaines IL, outfielder (Toronto Blue Jays)
10th - Virag Csurgo, Siofok Hungary, tennis star (1993 Futures-Freeport)
11th - Cornell Thomas, WLAF DE (Scotland Claymores)
11th - Jack Jackson, NFL/CFL wide receiver (Chicago Bears, Toronto Argonauts)
11th - Steve Konowalchuk, Salt Lake City, NHL center (Washington Capitals)
12th - Vassilis Tsiartas, Greek footballer
14th - Aaron Taylor, NFL guard (Green Bay Packers-Super Bowl 31)
14th - Ed Patterson, Delta, NHL right wing (Pitts Penguins)
14th - Lori Dupuis, ice hockey forward (Canada, Oly-98)
15th - Christian van der Weerden, Dutch soccer player (NEC, Vitesse)
15th - Greg Bloedorn, NFL center (Seattle Seahawks)
17th - Ron Lewis, WLAF OL (Amsterdam Admirals)
18th - Jason Arnberger, cricketer (NSW opening batsman 1994-95 -)
19th - David Palmer, NFL wide receiver (Minnesota Vikings)
20th - Riddick Parker, WLAF defensive tackle (Rhein Fire, Seattle Seahawks)
20th - Trent Pollard, NFL guard (Cin Bengals)
20th - Yanick Dupre, NHL left wing (Phila Flyers), born in Montreal, Quebec
21st - David Tua, Samoan boxer
22nd - Mavan Atapattu, cricketer (Sri Lankan Test batsman)
22nd - Jay Payton, American baseball player
23rd - Paul Penny, Victoria BC, golfer (Edmonton City Amat-1993, 94)
24th - Barry Potomski, Windsor, NHL left wing (LA Kings)
24th - Fred Brathwaite, NHL goalie (Edmonton Oilers), born in Ottawa, Ontario
25th - Kevin Han, Shanghai China, US badminton player (Olympics-96)
27th - Chris Hetherington, running back (Indianapolis Colts)
27th - Ivan Imbernon, WLAF defensive end (Barcelona Dragons)
27th - Jason Burns, NFL running back (Cin Bengals)
27th - Yureck Person, soccer player (NAC)
28th - Paulo Figueiredo, Angolan footballer
29th - Artis Houston, WLAF cornerback (Rhein Fire)
29th - Jamal Mashburn, NBA forward (Miami Heat, Dallas Mavericks)
29th - Larry Williams, WLAF defensive tackle (Scotland Claymores)
29th - Minoru Tanaka, Japanese pro-wrestler
30th - Spence Fischer, WLAF quarterback (Scotland Claymores)
30th - Abel Xavier, Portuguese footballer

Deaths in Sport

Deaths 1 - 1 of 1

10th - Charlie Hallows, cricketer (1000 runs-May 1928, 2 Tests for Eng), dies

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