September 13, 1970 in Sport

Day of the Week: Sunday

Events in Sport

  • 1st NYC Marathon won by Gary Muhrcke in 2:31:38

Sport awardTennis Open

US Open Men's Tennis: Ken Rosewall wins 2nd US title; beats fellow Australian Tony Roche 2-6, 6-4, 7-6, 6-3

Tennis Player and Eight-Time Major Champion Ken Rosewall
Tennis Player and Eight-Time Major Champion
Ken Rosewall
Tennis Player and Coach Tony Roche
Tennis Player and Coach
Tony Roche

Birthdays in Sport

  • Marc Latupeirissa, Dutch soccer player (Willem II)
  • Martín Herrera, Argentine footballer, born in Río Cuarto, Argentina