July 1913 in Sport

Events in Sport

  • Jul 4 37th Wimbledon Men's Tennis: Anthony Wilding beats Maurice E. McLoughlin (8-6 6-3 10-8)
  • Jul 4 30th Wimbledon Women's Tennis: Dorothea Chambers beats W McNair (6-0 6-4)
  • Jul 25 Pirates Max Carey goes hitless, but scores 5 runs against Phillies
  • Jul 27 11th Tour de France won by Philippe Thys of Belgium
  • Jul 28 12th Davis Cup: USA beats British Isles in Wimbledon (3-2)

Birthdays in Sport

  • Jul 13 Carolina Gisolf, Holland, high jumper (Olympic silver 1928)
  • Jul 26 Lou Salica, American flyweight boxer (Olympic bronze 1932)
  • Jul 31 Bryan Hextall, Canadian ice hockey player (NHL - NY Rangers), born in Grenfell, Saskatchewan, Canada (d. 1984)

Deaths in Sport

  • Jul 5 Alfred Lyttelton, cricketer (Eng wk 1880-84 demon lob bowler), dies