August 5, 1973 in Sport

Day of the Week: Sunday

Events in Sport

  • Atlanta Braves Phil Niekro no-hits SD Padres, 9-0
  • Judy Rankin wins LPGA Pabst Ladies Golf Classic

Birthdays in Sport

  • Brendan Todd, Australian mistral sailor (Olympics 1996)
  • Ed Burman, WLAF linebacker (London Monarchs)
  • Sanwar Hossain, Bangladeshi cricketer