September 5, 1951 in Sport

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Events in Sport

  • US National Championship Women's Tennis: Maureen Connolly wins her 1st of 9 Grand Slam singles titles; beats fellow American Shirley Fry 6-3, 1-6, 6-4

Sport awardTennis Open

US National Men's Tennis Championship: Australian Frank Sedgman beats Vic Seixas of the United States 6-4, 6-1, 6-1

Tennis Player Vic Seixas
Tennis Player
Vic Seixas

Birthdays in Sport

  • Paul Breitner, German footballer, born in Kolbermoor, Germany