On This Day

August 20, 1900 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Monday

Events in Sport

  • Great Britain beats France by 158 runs in Paris; cricket's only appearance at an Olympic Games

Birthdays in Sport

  • Murt [Edward James] O'Donoghue, New Zealand snooker player (1st witnessed 147 break), born in Te Aroha, New Zealand (d. 1994)