On This Day

What Happened on October 5, 2013

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • In an all-Russian boxing contest, Wladimir Klitschko beats Alexander Povetkin in 12 round unanimous points decision in Moscow to retain his WBA, WBO, IBF, IBO heavyweight titles
  • New Zealand beats South Africa, 38-27 in Johannesburg to retain the Rugby Championship with an undefeated record; All Black flanker Liam Messam crosses for 2 tries

Famous Weddings

  • Skateboarder and actor Bam Margera (34) weds Nicole Boyd in Reykjav√≠k, Iceland

LoveWedding of Interest

Soccer player Abby Wambach (33) weds longtime partner Sarah Huffman (29) in Hawaii

Soccer Player Abby Wambach
Soccer Player
Abby Wambach