On This Day

October 11, 1971 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Monday

Events in Sport

  • 60th Davis Cup: USA beats Romania in Charlotte (3-2)

Baseball Record

Baltimore 3B Brooks Robinson sets Baseball World Series record; reaches base 5 straight times in Orioles 11-3 win over Pittsburgh Pirates in Game 2 at Memorial Stadium

Birthdays in Sport

  • Chann McRae, American cyclist (Olympics 1996), born in Albany, Georgia
1971 in Sport