On This Day

November 11, 1972 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Saturday

Events in Sport

  • 6th Rugby League World Cup: Australia and Great Britain tie 10-10; Great Britain awarded the cup

Birthdays in Sport

  • Jack Jackson, NFL/CFL wide receiver (Chicago Bears, Toronto Argonauts)
  • Steve Konowalchuk, American NHL center (Washington Capitals), born in Salt Lake City, Utah