On This Day

October 11, 1972 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Events in Sport

  • MLB National League Championship: Cincinnati Reds beat Pittsburgh Pirates, 3 games to 2

Birthdays in Sport

  • Brigitte Soucy, Canadian volleyballer (Olympics 1996), born in Moncton, New Brunswick
  • Cherokee Parks, American NBA center (Dallas Mavericks, Minn Timberwolves), born in Huntington Beach, California
  • Kyoko Ina, Japanese-American figure skater (1993 North Atlantic Sr champ), born in Tokyo, Japan
  • Troy Corbett, Australian cricket pace bowler (Victorian lefty since 1994-95), born in Ouyen, Australia