August 26, 1973 in Sport

Day of the Week: Sunday

Events in Sport

  • 10-year-old Mary Boitano is 1st woman to win 6.8-mile Dipsea Race in Marin County, CA, beating a field of 1,500 runners
  • David Eisenhower writes his last sports column
  • Sandra Palmer wins LPGA National Jewish Hospital Golf Open

Birthdays in Sport

  • Barret Robbins, NFL center (Oakland Raiders)