March 31, 1973 in Sport

Day of the Week: Saturday

Events in Sport

  • 127th Grand National: Brian Fletcher aboard Red Rum wins
  • Flyers score 8 goals in 1 period vs Islanders, on 60 shots

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Ken Norton defeats Muhammad Ali in a 12 round split decision

Heavyweight Boxing Champion Muhammad Ali
Heavyweight Boxing Champion
Muhammad Ali

Birthdays in Sport

  • Bold Forbes, Puerto Rican-American thoroughbred racehorse (d. 2000)