August 1878 in Sport

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Events in Sport

  • Aug 21 Edward Pooley completes record 8 stumpings in a cricket match

Birthdays in Sport

  • Aug 17 Reg Duff, cricketer (Australian bat, century on debut 1902)
  • Aug 31 Frank Jarvis, American athlete (Olympic 100m Champion-1900), born in California, Pennsylvania (d. 1933)