On This Day

December 1, 1951 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Saturday

Events in Sport

  • 17th Heisman Trophy Award: Dick Kazmaier, Princeton (HB)
  • Legendary Australian cricket fast bowler Ray Lindwall takes his 100th Test wicket when he bowls West Indian spinner Sonny Ramadhin in the 2nd Test in Sydney; Australia wins by 7 wickets