April 9, 1972 in Sport

Day of the Week: Sunday

Events in Sport

Sport awardGolf Major

36th Masters Golf Tournament: Jack Nicklaus wins, shooting a 286

  • Glenn Turner (259) & Terry Jarvis make 387 opening cricket stand v WI

Birthdays in Sport

  • Brian DeMarco, NFL tackle (Jacksonville Jaguars)
  • Craig Jones, Australian rower (Olympics 1996)
  • Jeffrey van As, soccer player (MVV)
  • Karen Clark, synchronized swimmer (Olympic silver 1996), born in Calgary, Alberta