March 1854 in Sports History

Events in Sport

  • Mar 1 16th Grand National: John Tasker wins aboard race favourite Bourton at 4/1

Birthdays in Sport

  • Mar 8 Tom Horan, Australian cricket all-rounder (15 Tests, 1 x 100, 11 wickets; Victoria CA), born in Midleton, Ireland (d. 1916)
  • Mar 21 Alick Bannerman, Australian cricket batsman (28 Tests, 8 x 50s; NSW 1876–94), born in Sydney, Australia (d. 1924)