On This Day

June 6, 1970 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Saturday

Events in Sport

  • 102nd Belmont: John Rotz aboard High Echelon wins in 2:34
  • French Open Women's Tennis: Margaret Court beats Helga Niessen Niessen of Germany 6-2, 6-4 for 2nd leg of her successful Grand Slam

Birthdays in Sport

  • Albert Ferrer, Spanish soccer defender, coach (Spain 36 caps, FC Barcelona, Chelsea), born in Barcelona, Catalonia
1970 in Sport