August 5, 1966 in Sport

Day of the Week: Friday

Events in Sport

  • 33rd NFL Chicago College All-Star Game: Green Bay 38, All-Stars 0; 72,000 at Soldier Field
  • West Indies cricket captain Gary Sobers scores 174 including a century between lunch & tea to set up a 4th Test win v England at Headingley

Deaths in Sport

  • Austin Diamond, Australian cricketer (Australian capt to America 1913), dies at 92