July 1, 1948 in Sport

Day of the Week: Thursday

Events in Sport


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Australian cricket captain Don Bradman scores 128 in 141 mins with 15 fours in a tour match vs Surry

Cricket Legend Donald Bradman
Cricket Legend
Donald Bradman

Hall of fameHall of Fame

Brooklyn's future Baseball Hall of Fame catcher Roy Campanella debuts with 3 hits in a 6-4 loss to the rival NY Giants

MLB Catcher Roy Campanella
MLB Catcher
Roy Campanella

Deaths in Sport

  • Achille Varzi, Italian auto racer (14 Grand Prix wins), dies in practise crash at 43