July 2, 1902 in Sport

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Events in Sport

  • John McGraw becomes manager of MLB New York Giants, 30 year tenure (1902-32)
  • Wimbledon Men's Tennis: Laurence Doherty wins his first title beating Arthur Gore 6-4, 6-3, 3-6, 6-0

Sport awardTennis Open

Wimbledon Women's Tennis: Muriel Robb wins her only major title with a 7-5, 6-1 defeat of fellow Briton Charlotte Cooper

Tennis Champion Charlotte Cooper
Tennis Champion
Charlotte Cooper