July 9, 1972 in Sport

Day of the Week: Sunday

Events in Sport


Sport awardTennis Open

86th Wimbledon Men's Tennis: Stan Smith beats Ilie Năstase (4-6 6-3 6-3 4-6 7-5)

Tennis Champion Ilie Năstase
Tennis Champion
Ilie Năstase
  • Kathy Ahern wins LPGA George Washington Golf Classic

Birthdays in Sport

  • Derek Mills, 400m runner, born in Washington, D.C.
  • Pete Kendall, NFL guard (Seattle Seahawks)