October 5, 1957 in Sport

Day of the Week: Saturday

Events in Sport

  • 11th NHL All-Star Game, Montreal Forum: NY Rangers left wing Dean Prentice scores a goal and has 2 assists as All-Stars beat Montreal Canadiens, 5-3
  • Ryder Cup Golf, Lindrick GC: Great Britain-Ireland win, 7½-4½; Dai Rees captains home team to first Cup victory since 1933

Birthdays in Sport

  • Jeanne Evert, tennis player, Chris' sister
  • Larry Saumell, American jockey (d. 2011)