On This Day

June 1886 in Sports History

Events in Sport

  • Jun 5 20th Belmont: Jim McLaughlin aboard Inspector B wins in 2:41

Birthdays in Sport

  • Jun 27 Charles Macartney, Australian cricketer (Governor-General), born in West Maitland, New South Wales, Australia (d. 1958)
  • Jun 28 Joe Cox, South African cricket fast medium bowler (3 Tests; Natal), born in Pietermaritzburg, South Africa (d. 1971)