On This Day

November 1905 in Sport

Events in Sport

  • Nov 18 10th Iron Bowl: Alabama beats Auburn 30-0 in Birmingham
  • Nov 21 1st match ever played in the Australian National Tennis Championships
  • Nov 26 1st Australasian Championships Men's Tennis, Melbourne: Rodney Heath beats Albert Curtis 4-6, 6-3, 6-4, 6-4

Birthdays in Sport

  • Nov 5 George Bissett, cricketer (successful South African quick in 1927-28)
  • Nov 17 Arthur Chipperfield, cricketer (Aus batsman & leggie 99 on Test debut)
  • Nov 26 Bob Johnson, American baseball player, born in Pryor, Oklahoma (d. 1982)