On This Day

April 2, 1974 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Events in Sport


Event of interestEvent of Interest

England cricket fast bowler Tony Greig takes 8-86 in West Indies' 1st innings in tourists' 26 run 5th Test win in Port-of-Spain; Greig also captures 5-70 in 2nd innings

Cricketer and Commentator Tony Greig
Cricketer and Commentator
Tony Greig

Birthdays in Sport

  • Tayfun Korkut, Turkish soccer midfielder (42 caps; Fenerbah├že, Real Sociedad) and manager (Hannover 96, FC Kaiserslautern, Bayer Leverkusen, VfB Stuttgart), born in Stuttgart, Germany