1982 (Part 2) in Sport

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Events in Sport

Results 101 - 200 of 210

Jun 13th - 28th LPGA Championship won by Jan Stephenson
Jun 20th - 82nd US Golf Open: Tom Watson shoots a 282 at Pebble Beach GL Calif
Jun 20th - Jan Stephenson wins LPGA Lady Keystone Golf Open
Jun 20th - Pete Rose is 5th to appear in 3,000 games (Cobb, Musial, Aaron, Yaz)
Jun 22nd - Pete Rose gets his 3,772nd hit, moves past Aaron into 2nd place
Jun 27th - Sandra Haynie wins LPGA Rochester Golf International
Jun 30th - NJ NHL franchise officially named Devils by fan balloting, runner-up names are Blades, Meadowlanders & Americans
Jul 1st - PEC Swells '82 soccer team forms in Swells
Jul 3rd - 89th Wimbledon Women's Tennis: M Navratilova beats C Evert (61 36 62)
Jul 4th - 10th du Maurier Golf Classic (Peter Jackson Classic): Sandra Haynie
Jul 4th - 96th Wimbledon Men's Tennis: Jimmy Connors beats John McEnroe (3-6 6-3 6-7 7-6 6-4)
Jul 11th - 3rd US Seniors Golf Open: Miller Barber
Jul 11th - Hollis Stacy wins West Virginia LPGA Golf Classic
Jul 11th - Italy beats West Germany 3-1 for soccer's 12th World Cup in Madrid
Jul 13th - 53rd All Star Baseball Game: NL wins 4-1 at Olympic Stadium, Montreal
Jul 13th - All star MVP: Dave Conception (Cin Reds)
Jul 18th - 111th British Golf Open: Tom Watson shoots a 284 at Royal Troon
Jul 18th - Sally Little wins LPGA Mayflower Golf Classic
Jul 25th - 20th Tennis Fed Cup: USA beats Germany in Santa Clara USA (3-0)
Tennis Legend Jimmy ConnorsTennis Legend Jimmy Connors Jul 25th - 37th US Women's Open Golf Championship won by Janet Anderson
Jul 27th - California catches A's Rickey Henderson stealing 3 times
Jul 30th - Atlanta Braves remove Chief Noc-A-Homa to make room for more seats
Aug 1st - Beth Daniel wins LPGA Columbia Savings Golf Classic
Aug 1st - Greg Louganis, US becomes 1st diver to score 700 (752.67) in 11 dives
Aug 2nd - Oakland's Rickey Henderson steals his 100th base of the season
Aug 3rd - Clyde King replaces Gene Michaels as NY Yankee manager
Aug 4th - NY Met Joel Youngblood singles in Chicago day game, he is traded, then singles for Expos in Philadelphia night game
Aug 6th - 22nd Curtis Cup: US, 14½-3½
Aug 8th - 64th PGA Championship: Ray Floyd shoots a 272 at Southern Hills Tulsa
Aug 8th - Sandra Palmer wins LPGA Boston Five Golf Classic
Aug 14th - Atlanta snaps an 11-game losing streak with a 6-5 win over Padres
Aug 14th - Pete Rose (Phillies) 12,365 at bat sets record (passes Aaron)
Aug 15th - Beth Daniel wins LPGA WUI Golf Classic
Aug 17th - LA Dodgers beat Chicago Cubs, 6-5, in 21 innings (game completed 8/18)
Golfer and Four-Time Major Championship Winner Ray FloydGolfer and Four-Time Major Championship Winner Ray Floyd Aug 18th - LA Dodgers beat Chicago Cubs, 6-5, in 21 innings (game started 8/17)
Aug 18th - Pete Rose sets record with his 13,941st plate appearance
Aug 18th - Longest baseball game at Wrigley Field in Chicago IL, ends after 22 innings - before LA Dodgers beat Cubs 2-1 (game started Aug 17th)
Aug 19th - Renaldo Nehemiah of US sets record for 110 m Hurdles, 12.93 sec
Aug 20th - Don Lever becomes 1st captain of NJ Devils
Aug 21st - Rollie Fingers (Brewers) becomes 1st pitcher to get save #300
Aug 22nd - Joanne Carner wins LPGA Chevrolet World Championship of Women's Golf
Aug 23rd - Seattle Mariner pitcher Gaylord Perry ejected for throwing a spitter
Aug 27th - Rickey Henderson steals 119th base of season breaks Lou Brock's mark
Aug 29th - George Brett gets his 1,500th hit
Aug 29th - Joanne Carner wins LPGA Henredon Golf Classic
Sep 5th - 82nd US Golf Amateur Championship won by Jay Sigel
Sep 6th - Joanne Carner wins LPGA Rail Charity Golf Classic
Sep 6th - Pittsburgh Pirates retire Willie Stargell's #
Sep 11th - 96th US Womens Tennis: C E L Mills beats Hana Mandlikova (63 61)
Tennis Legend Chris EvertTennis Legend Chris Evert Sep 11th - Chris Evert wins her 6th & final US Open Tennis match at West Side Tennis Club in Forest Hills NY
Sep 12th - 102nd US Mens Tennis: Jimmy Connors beats Ivan Lendl (63 62 46 64)
Sep 12th - Gerard Nijboer (2:15:16) & Rosa Mota (2:36:04) win marathon
Sep 12th - Sandra Spuzich wins LPGA Mary Kay Golf Classic
Sep 13th - Joe Lefevre gets 6 hits in one baseball game
Sep 14th - Trevor Baxter sets skateboard High Jump record of 5' 5.7"
Sep 17th - NJ Devils 1st exhibition game, beating Caps 3-1 in Hershey Pa
Sep 19th - New Orleans Saints 1st road shutout victory beating Chic Bears 10-0
Sep 19th - Sandra Haynie/Kathy McMullen wins Portland Ping Team Golf Championship
Sep 20th - NFL players begin a 57 day strike
Sep 21st - 2,251 turn out to see Expos play NY Mets at Shea Stadium
Sep 21st - NFL players begin a 57 day strike
Sep 22nd - Duleep Mendis completes twin cricket tons for Sri Lanka v India
Sep 24th - Tennis great Bjorn Borg retires at 26
Sep 26th - Patty Sheehan wins LPGA SAFECO Golf Classic
LPGA Golfer Patty SheehanLPGA Golfer Patty Sheehan Oct 3rd - Patty Sheehan wins LPGA Inamori Golf Classic
Oct 3rd - Scott Weiland runs Detroit marathon backwards in less than 5 hours
Oct 5th - 1st NJ Devils game, tie the Pitts Penguins 3-3 at the Meadowlands
Oct 8th - NJ Devils 1st victory, beating NY Rangers 3-2 at Meadowlands
Oct 10th - Brewers beat Angels in ALCS
Oct 13th - IOC Executive Committee approves the reinstatement of Jim Thorpe's gold medals from the 1912 Olympics
Oct 13th - NJ Devils 1st short handed goal-Don Lever
Oct 14th - NY Islanders greatest shutout margin (9-0) vs Pittsburgh Penguins
Oct 17th - Robin Yount is 1st to have 2 4-hit games in a World Series
Oct 20th - St Louis Cards beat Milwaukee Brewers, 4 games to 3 in 79th World Series
Oct 20th - During the UEFA Cup match between FC Spartak Moscow and HFC Haarlem, 66 people are crushed to death in the Luzhniki disaster.
Oct 24th - 13th NYC Marathon won by Alberto Salazar in 2:09:29
Oct 24th - Steffi Graf plays her 1st pro tennis match
Oct 25th - David Hookes scores Cricket century in 34 balls 43 mins, SA v Victoria
Nov 1st - Major leagues vote not to renew Commissioner Bowie Kuhn's contract
Tennis Player Steffi GrafTennis Player Steffi Graf Nov 2nd - Nayoko Yoshikawa wins LPGA Pioneer Cup Golf Tournament
Nov 3rd - Detroit blocks 20 Cleve Cav shots tying NBA regulation game record
Nov 3rd - Pete Vuckovich becomes Milwaukee's 2nd consecutive AL Cy Young
Nov 5th - Cleveland Cavaliers lose 24th consecutive game (NBA record)
Nov 7th - Nancy Lopez wins LPGA Mazda Japan Golf Classic
Nov 9th - Brewers' Robin Yount wins AL MVP, unanimously
Nov 11th - 30th time Islanders shut-out-2-0 vs North Stars
Nov 12th - Zaheer Abbas gets his 100th 100 in Test Cricket v India, goes to 215
Nov 13th - A boxing match held in Las Vegas, Nevada, ends when Ray Mancini defeats Duk Koo Kim. Kim's death on November 17 led to significant changes in the sport.
Nov 18th - Duk Koo Kim dies unexpectedly from injuries sustained during a 14-round match against Ray Mancini in Las Vegas, Nevada, prompting reforms in the sport of boxing.
Nov 23rd - NY Islanders & Minn North Stars play to an 8-8 tie
Nov 24th - Orioles Cal Ripken is named AL Rookie of Year
Nov 26th - Howard Cossell calls his last fight after being disgusted by Larry Holmes-Tex Cobb mismatch
Nov 27th - Kepler Wessels scores century in 1st Test Cricket (162 v England)
Nov 28th - 70th CFL Grey Cup: Edmonton Eskimos defeats Toronto Argonauts, 32-16
WBC Heavyweight Champion Larry HolmesWBC Heavyweight Champion Larry Holmes Nov 28th - 71st Davis Cup: USA beats France in Grenoble (4-1)
Dec 3rd - 1st NJ Devil hat-trick (Steve Tambellini) defeat Hartford 5-4
Dec 3rd - NJ Devils 1st hat trick (Steve Tambellini)
Dec 3rd - Tommy Hearns wins WBC Welterweight title in decision over Benitez
Dec 5th - Cleveland Browns' Brian Sipe sets club record with 33 pass completions
Dec 5th - Ingrid Berghmans (Neth) retains judo's world championship

Birthdays in Sport

Results 101 - 200 of 330

Apr 9th - Carlos Hernández, Costa Rican footballer
Apr 10th - Damián Lanza, Ecuadorian footballer
Apr 10th - Andre Ethier, American baseball player
Apr 11th - Ian Bell, English cricketer
Apr 15th - Albert Riera, Spanish footballer
Apr 15th - Michael Aubrey, American baseball player
Apr 16th - Boris Diaw, French basketball player
Apr 16th - Jonathan Vilma, American football player
Apr 18th - Scott Hartnell, NHL hockey player
Apr 21st - Carnell "Cadillac" Williams, American football player
Apr 22nd - Kaká, Brazilian footballer
Apr 25th - Monty Panesar, English cricketer
Apr 25th - Brian Barton, American baseball player
Apr 26th - Brock Gillespie, American basketball player
May 1st - Tommy Robredo, Spanish tennis player
May 3rd - Igor Olshansky, Ukrainian-born American football player
May 4th - Kleopas Giannou, Greek footballer
May 5th - Wouter D'Haene, Belgian flatwater canoer
May 5th - Jay Bothroyd, English footballer
May 7th - Akos Buzsaky, Hungarian Football player
May 8th - Adrian Gonzalez, American baseball player
May 11th - Andrew Walter, American football player
May 14th - BeardyMan, English beatboxer
May 15th - Segundo Castillo, Ecuadorian footballer
May 16th - Łukasz Kubot, Polish tennis player
May 17th - Tony Parker, French-American basketball player
May 18th - Jason Brown, English-born footballer
May 19th - Pål Steffen Andresen, Norwegian footballer
May 19th - Kevin Amankwaah, English footballer
May 20th - Petr Čech, Czech footballer
May 20th - Imran Farhat, Pakistani cricketer
May 21st - Ma'a Nonu, New Zealand rugby union player and All Black (2003-), born in Wellington, New Zealand
May 22nd - Apolo Anton Ohno, American short track speed skater
May 23rd - Cyrill Gloor, Swiss footballer
May 24th - Issah Ahmed, Ghana football player
May 25th - Adam Boyd, English footballer
May 25th - Daniel Braaten, Norwegian footballer
May 28th - Jhonny Peralta, Dominican baseball player
May 29th - Matt Macri, American baseball player
May 30th - Eddie Griffin, American basketball player (d. 2007)
Jun 1st - Justine Henin (formerly Henin-Hardenne), Belgian tennis player
Jun 3rd - Yelena Isinbayeva, Russian pole vaulter
Jun 7th - Virgil Vasquez, American baseball player
Jun 8th - Dickson Etuhu, Nigerian footballer
Jun 8th - Nadia Petrova, Russian tennis player
Jun 10th - Tara Lipinski, figure skater (1997 World Champ), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Jun 11th - Joey Graham, American basketball player
Jun 11th - Steven Graham, American basketball player
Jun 11th - Diana Taurasi, American basketball player
Jun 12th - Loïc Duval, French racing driver
Jun 12th - Jason David, American football player
Jun 14th - Jamie Green, British racing driver
Jun 15th - Abdur Razzak, Bangladeshi cricketer
Jun 16th - Chris Wingert, American soccer player
Jun 17th - Marek Svatoš, Slovakian ice hockey player
Jun 19th - David Pollack, American football player
Jun 22nd - Ian Kinsler, American baseball player
Jun 24th - Kevin Nolan, English footballer
Jun 24th - Jarret Stoll, Canadian ice hockey player
Jun 25th - Mikhail Youzhny, Russian tennis player
Jun 30th - Mitch Maier, American baseball player
Jul 1st - Justin Huber, Australian baseball player
Jul 1st - Joachim Johansson, Swedish tennis player
Jul 1st - Adrian Ward, American football player
Jul 5th - Alberto Gilardino, Italian footballer
Jul 5th - Philippe Gilbert, Belgian cyclist
Jul 7th - George Owu, Ghanaian footballer
Jul 8th - Hakim Warrick, American basketball player
Jul 9th - Sakon Yamamoto, Japanese race-car driver
Jul 10th - Sebastian Mila, Polish footballer
Jul 11th - Chris Cooley, American football player
Jul 12th - Antonio Cassano, Italian footballer
Jul 13th - Shin-Soo Choo, South Korean baseball player
Jul 13th - Simon Clist, English footballer
Jul 13th - Yadier Molina, Puerto Rican baseball player
Jul 16th - Michael Umaña, Costa Rican footballer
Jul 17th - Omari Banks, West Indian Cricketer
Jul 18th - Panagiotis Lagos, Greek footballer
Jul 19th - Jess Vanstrattan, Australian footballer
Jul 19th - Stuart Parnaby, English footballer
Jul 22nd - Nuwan Kulasekara, Sri lankan cricketer
Jul 23rd - Schottzie Schott, dog mascot of Cincinnati Reds
Jul 23rd - Gerald Wallace, American basketball player
Jul 24th - Thiago Medeiros, Brazilian racing driver
Jul 25th - Monde Zondeki, South African cricketer
Jul 29th - Janez Aljančič, Slovenian footballer
Jul 29th - Jônatas Domingos, Brazilian footballer
Jul 31st - Blessing Mahwire, Zimbabwean cricketer
Aug 2nd - Hélder Postiga, Portuguese footballer
Aug 2nd - Grady Sizemore, American baseball player
Aug 5th - Ryu Seung Min, Korean table tennis player
Aug 6th - Justin Germano, American baseball player
Aug 6th - Kevin van der Perren, Belgian figure skater
Aug 7th - Vasileios Spanoulis, Greek basketball player
Aug 9th - Danieal Manning, American football player
Aug 12th - Alexandros Tzorvas, Greek footballer
Aug 13th - Shani Davis, American speed skater
Aug 15th - Casey Burgener, American weightlifter
Aug 16th - Joleon Lescott, English footballer
Aug 17th - Phil Jagielka, English footballer

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