On This Day

July 3, 1948 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Saturday

Events in Sport

  • Wimbledon Women's Tennis: Louise Brough beats fellow American Doris Hart 6-3, 8-6 for the first of 3-straight Wimbledon singles titles

Deaths in Sport

  • Quintin McMillan, South African cricket spin bowler (13 Tests, 36 wickets), dies at 44