January 1926 in Sport

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Events in Sport

  • Jan 1 12th Rose Bowl: Alabama beats Washington, 20-19

Birthdays in Sport

  • Jan 5 Claude (Buddy) Young, NFL running back (Yankees, Texans, Colts)
  • Jan 6 Pat Flaherty, American racecar driver (d. 2002)
  • Jan 6 Kid Gavilan, Cuban boxer (d. 2003)
  • Jan 6 Ralph Branca, American baseball player (pitched the “Shot Heard Round the World”), born in Mount Vernon, New York (d. 2016)
  • Jan 7 Joe Marston, Australian soccer defender (1954 FA Cup Final), born in Leichhardt, NSW (d. 2015)
  • Jan 17 Clyde Walcott, cricketer (one of the three W's, later ICC chairman)
  • Jan 29 Bob Berry, cricketer (England slow lefty 1950)
  • Jan 31 Tom Alston, American baseball player (d. 1993)