July 4, 1970 in Sport

Day of the Week: Saturday

Events in Sport


Sport awardTennis Open

Wimbledon Men's Tennis: In an all-Australian thriller, John Newcombe beats Ken Rosewall 5,7 6-3, 6-2, 3-6, 6-1

Tennis Player and Eight-Time Major Champion Ken Rosewall
Tennis Player and Eight-Time Major Champion
Ken Rosewall

Birthdays in Sport

  • Andrei Cherkasov, USSR, tennis star
  • Louise Van Voorhis, 470 sailor (Olympic 4th 1992, 96), born in Rochester, New York
  • Tony Vidmar, Australian former footballer