On This Day

February 20, 1926 in Sport

Day of the Week: Saturday

Events in Sport

  • Montreal and Ottawa battle out just the second 0-0 tie in NHL history; dominant goalies are Clint Benedict (Maroons) and Alex Connell (Senators)

Birthdays in Sport

  • Edgar Meuli, cricketer (opened NZ batting in Test v South Africa 1953)
  • Robert Eugene Richards, Ill, pole vaulter (Olympic gold 1948, 52, 56)