January 30, 1937 in Sport

Day of the Week: Saturday

Events in Sport

  • Australian Championships Men's Tennis: Vivian McGrath wins his only Grand Slam singles event; beats fellow Australian John Bromwich 6-3, 1-6, 6-0, 2-6, 6-1
  • Australian Championships Women's Tennis: Nancye Wynne Bolton wins her first of 6 Australian singles titles; beats Emily Hood Westacott 6-3, 5-7, 6-4

Birthdays in Sport

  • Boris Spassky, Russian chess player (world champion 1969-72, born in Leningrad, Russia