March 1933 in Sport

Events in Sport

  • Mar 4 Noordwijk soccer team forms
  • Mar 24 92nd Grand National: Dudley Williams aboard Kellsboro' Jack
  • Mar 28 1st SEC Men's Basketball Tournament: Kentucky beats Mississippi State, 46-27

Birthdays in Sport

  • Mar 5 Evgeni Vasiukov, Russian chess grandmaster (World Senior Champion 1995), born in Moscow, Russia (d. 2018)
  • Mar 6 Kim Elgie, South African cricketer (South African bat v NZ 1961-62, Scotland RU intl)
  • Mar 6 Ted Abernathy, American baseball player (d. 2004)
  • Mar 7 Jackie Blanchflower, Northern Irish footballer (d. 1998)
  • Mar 20 George Altman, American MLB player, born in Goldsboro, North Carolina
  • Mar 22 Chris Duckworth, South African cricketer (South African batsman v England 1956-57)

Deaths in Sport

  • Mar 27 Lionel Palairet, British cricketer (49 runs in 2 Tests for England 1902), dies at 62