On This Day

May 31, 1928 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Thursday

Events in Sport

  • Charlie Hallows scores his 1,000th run of Cricket season

Birthdays in Sport

  • Derek Ufton, English soccer defender (1 cap; Charlton Athletic), manager (Plymouth Argyle) and cricket wicketkeeper (Kent), born in Crayford, England (d. 2021)
  • Pankaj Roy, Indian cricket batsman (45 Tests, 5 x 100, HS 173; WR opening partnership [Vinoo Mankad] 413; Bengal), born in Dhaka, Bangladesh (d. 2001)
1928 in Sport