On This Day

August 28, 1907 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Events in Sport

  • US National Championship Men's Tennis, Newport, RI: William Larned beats Robert LeRoy 6-2, 6-2, 6-4 for his third US singles title

Birthdays in Sport

  • Phil Edwards, Canadian-Guyanese runner (Olympic bronze 1928, 32, 36), born in Georgetown, Guyana (d. 1971)