On This Day

July 29, 1928 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Sunday

Events in Sport

  • 23rd Davis Cup: France beats USA in Paris (4-1)
  • Cleveland Indians score 17 in 1st 2 inns to beat Yanks 24-6 at Dunn Field they also set a record with 24 singles in 1 game
  • International Lawn Tennis Challenge, Paris, France: Home team retains title as Henri Cochet beats American Bill Tilden 9-7, 8-6, 6-4 for 3-1 lead; ends 4-1