December 1922 in Sport

Events in Sport

  • Dec 2 10th CFL Grey Cup: Queen's University defeats Edmonton Eskimos, 13-1
  • Dec 9 15th Women's Australasian Championships (1st for women): Margaret Molesworth beats Esna Boyd (6-3, 10-8)
  • Dec 9 15th Australasian Championships: James Anderson beats Gerald Patterson (6-0, 3-6, 3-6, 6-3, 6-2)
  • Dec 10 Pete Henry makes longest known NFL drop-kicked field goal, 45 yards
  • Dec 16 Mutual Association of Eastern Colored Baseball Clubs formally organizes
  • Dec 16 NSW all out for 786 against South Australia Cricket

Birthdays in Sport

  • Dec 1 Vsevolod Bobrov, Soviet ice hockey player (d. 1979)
  • Dec 8 George Fullerton, cricketer (South African keeper-batsman 1947-51)
  • Dec 14 Charley Trippi, NFL halfback (Chicago Cardinals)
  • Dec 16 Pierre Chany, writer/cycling journalist
  • Dec 23 Micheline Ostermeyer, French shot-put/discus thrower (Oly-gold-1948)
  • Dec 28 Nyron Sultan Asgarali, cricketer (West Indian opening bat 1957)