On This Day

January 1, 1948 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Thursday

Events in Sport

  • 14th Orange Bowl: #10 Georgia Tech beats #12 Kansas, 20-14
  • 14th Sugar Bowl: #5 Texas beats #6 Alabama, 27-7
  • 34th Rose Bowl: #2 Michigan beats #8 Southern California, 49-0

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Australian cricket master batsman Don Bradman scores 132 on first day of 3rd Test v India; follows up with 127no in 2nd innings; Australia wins by 233

Cricket Legend Donald Bradman
Cricket Legend
Donald Bradman