July 2, 1937 in Sport

Day of the Week: Friday

Events in Sport

  • Wimbledon Men's Tennis: Don Budge beats Germany's Gottfried von Cramm 6-3, 6-4, 6-2 for first of back-to-back titles
  • Wimbledon Women's Tennis: Dorothy Round of England beats Poland's Jadwiga JÄ™drzejowska 6-2, 2-6, 7-5 for her second Wimbledon title

Birthdays in Sport

  • Dick Berardino, baseball player
  • Richard Petty "The King", American NASCAR Driver (7x NASCAR Championship, 7x Daytona 500), born in Level Cross, North Carolina