On This Day

June 3, 1961 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Saturday

Events in Sport

  • 93rd Belmont: Braulio Baeza aboard Sherluck wins in 2:29.2

Birthdays in Sport

  • César Zabala, Paraguayan soccer defender (49 caps; Cerro Porteño), born in Luque, Paraguay (d. 2020)
  • Kevin Arnott, cricketer (Zimbabwe batsman, 101* v NZ 1992)
  • Peter Glen Vidmar, gymnast (Olympic-2 gold/silver-1984), born in Los Angeles, California