On This Day

March 18, 1978 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Saturday

Events in Sport

  • Wales beats France, 16-7 at the National Stadium, Cardiff to clinch its 20th outright Five Nations Rugby Championship, a record 8th Grand Slam and record 3rd consecutive Triple Crown

Birthdays in Sport

  • Dionne Bainbridge, Brisbane QLD Aust, NZ 200m swimmer (Olympics 1996)
  • Jonas Wallerstedt, Swedish footballer
  • Yoshie Takeshita, Japanese volleyball player
1978 in Sport