July 3, 1936 in Sport

Day of the Week: Friday

Events in Sport

  • Wimbledon Men's Tennis: Home favourite Fred Perry beats Gottfried von Cramm of Germany 6-1, 6-1, 6-0 for his third straight Wimbledon singles title
  • Wimbledon Women's Tennis: American Helen Jacobs wins her only Wimbledon title beating Hilde Krahwinkel Sperling 6-2, 4-6, 7-5

Birthdays in Sport

  • Eric Russell, cricketer (England opening batsman early 60s)