February 1982 in Sport

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Events in Sport

Events 1 - 15 of 15

7th - Joanne Carner wins LPGA Elizabeth Arden Golf Classic
8th - Dodgers trade Davey Lopes to A's breaking up the longest-playing infield (Cey-Russell-Lopes-Garvey)
9th - 34th NHL All-Star Game: Wales beat Campbell 4-2 at Washington
12th - Wayne Gretzky scores 153rd point of season, breaking NHL record
13th - Islander's Bryan Trottier scores 5 goals against Flyers
14th - Hollis Stacy wins LPGA S&H Golf Classic
15th - Dan Issel (NBA-Nuggets), begins streak of 63 consecutive free throw
17th - Commencement of Sri Lanka's 1st Test Cricket match, v England
20th - NY Islanders wins then NHL record 15th straight game
21st - Beth Daniel wins LPGA Bent Tree Ladies Golf Classic
24th - Basketball team Boston Celtics begin 18 NBA game win streak
24th - Wayne Gretzky scores NHL-record 78th goal of season en route to 92
26th - Test Cricket debut of Martin Crowe, v Australia Wellington, run out 9
27th - Dan Issel (NBA-Nuggets), hits on 63rd consecutive free throw
28th - Ayako Okamoto wins LPGA Arizona Copper Golf Classic

Birthdays in Sport

Birthdays 1 - 25 of 25

1st - Shoaib Malik, Pakistani cricketer
2nd - Sergio Castaño, Spanish footballer
2nd - Kelly Mazzante, American basketball player
3rd - Alan Gurr, Australian V8 Supercar driver
4th - Tomas Vaitkus, Lithuanian professional road racing cyclist
5th - Aidin Nikkhah Bahrami, Iranian basketball player (d. 2007)
5th - Rodrigo Palacio, Argentine footballer
5th - Tomas Kopecky, Ice hockey player
5th - Kevin Everett, American football player
8th - Eric Alexander, American football player
10th - Keith Dunne, Irish footballer
10th - Iafeta Paleaaesina, New Zealand rugby league player
10th - Justin Gatlin, American sprinter
12th - Onil Joseph, Dominican baseball player
12th - Louis Tsatoumas, Greek long jumper
13th - Michael Turner, Running Back for the San Diego Chargers
17th - Adriano, Brazilian footballer
17th - Brian Bruney, American baseball player
20th - Jason Hirsh, American baseball player
21st - Bernhard Auinger, Austrian racing driver
24th - Emanuel Villa, Argentine footballer
24th - Klára Zakopalová, Czech tennis player
24th - Nick Blackburn, American baseball player
25th - Chris Baird, Irish footballer
25th - Anton Volchenkov, Russian ice hockey player

Deaths in Sport

Deaths 1 - 4 of 4

10th - K R Meher-Homji, cricket wk (Test as Indian, catch no stumped), dies
12th - Hal Hooker, cricket (307 partners with Kippax for last wicket), dies
17th - Nestor Chylak, American baseball umpire (b. 1922)
25th - J K Irani, cricket wicketkeeper (2 Tests for India 1947-48), dies

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