September 2, 1971 in Sport

Day of the Week: Thursday

Events in Sport

Sport awardUS Men's Tennis Open

Teenage debutants Chris Evert & Jimmy Connors win their first matches at the US Open Tennis Championships at Forest Hills

Tennis Legend Chris Evert
Tennis Legend
Chris Evert
Tennis Legend Jimmy Connors
Tennis Legend
Jimmy Connors

Birthdays in Sport

  • Rich Aurilia, infielder (SF Giants), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • Tom Steels, Belgian cyclist
  • Tommy Maddox, NFL quarterback (NY Giants)