September 1925 in Sport

Events in Sport

  • Sep 1 Pierre de Coubertin steps down as chairman of Intl Olympic Committee

Sport awardGolf Tournament

Sep 5 29th US Golf Amateur Championship won by Bobby Jones

Golfer Bobby Jones
Bobby Jones
  • Sep 12 20th Davis Cup: USA beats France in Philadelphia (5-0)
  • Sep 13 Bkln Dodger Dazzy Vance no-hits Phillies, 10-1
  • Sep 18 Bill Tilden wins 6th straight US tennis championship
  • Sep 19 45th U.S. Men's National Championship: Bill Tilden beats Bill Johnston (4-6, 11-9, 6-3, 4-6, 6-3)
  • Sep 23 Washington shortstop Roger Peckinpaugh is named AL MVP

Sport awardGolf Major

Sep 26 8th PGA Championship: Walter Hagen wins at Olympia Fields, Illinois

Golfer Walter Hagen
Walter Hagen

Birthdays in Sport

  • Sep 10 Roy James Brown, American boxer and soul singer (Good Rockin' Tonight), born in New Orleans, Louisiana (d. 1981)
  • Sep 12 Stan Lopata, American baseball player, born in Delray, Detroit, Michigan (d. 2013)
  • Sep 18 Harvey Haddix, baseball pitcher (pitched perfect game into 12th)
  • Sep 26 Bobby Shantz, baseball player (1952 AL MVP)
  • Sep 26 Norm Dussault, American ice hockey player

Deaths in Sport

  • Sep 30 Philip Hutchinson, cricketer (2 Tests for South Africa 1889), dies