March 1903 in Sport

Events in Sport

  • Mar 10 Stanley Cup: Ottawa Silver 7 sweep Montreal AAA in 2 games
  • Mar 12 NY Highlanders (Yankees) approved as members of AL
  • Mar 14 Stanley Cup: Ottawa Silver 7 sweep Rat Portage Thisles in 2 games
  • Mar 22 NY Highlanders (Yankees) tickets 1st go on sale
  • Mar 27 65th Grand National: Percy Woodland aboard Drumcree wins

Birthdays in Sport

  • Mar 6 Elizabeth Becker-Pinkston, American platform diver (Olympic gold 1924 and 1928), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (d. 1989)
  • Mar 11 George Dickinson, cricketer (bowled for NZ in their 1st 3 Tests)
  • Mar 20 Vincent Richards, hall of fame tennis pro (elected 1961)
  • Mar 27 Walt Kiesling, American NFL guard and coach (HOF), born in Saint Paul, Minnesota (d. 1962)