July 1, 1977 in Sport

Day of the Week: Friday

Events in Sport

  • East German sprinter Marlies Göhr sets world record for 100m (10.88) in Dresden, Germany

Sport awardTennis Open

Wimbledon Women's Tennis: Hometown favourite Virginia Wade beats Betty Stove of the Netherlands 4-6, 6-3, 6-1

Tennis Player and Three-Time Major Champion Virginia Wade
Tennis Player and Three-Time Major Champion
Virginia Wade

Birthdays in Sport

  • Jerome Iginla, Canadian NHL right wing (Olympic gold 2002, 10), born in Edmonton, Canada