On This Day

July 2, 1971 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Friday

Events in Sport

  • Wimbledon Women's Tennis: In an all-Australian final Evonne Goolagong beats Margaret Court 6-4, 6-1 for the first of 2 Wimbledon singles titles

Birthdays in Sport

  • Jared Palmer, American tennis star, born in NYC, New York
  • Troy Brown, NFL wide receiver (NE Patriots)
1971 in Sport