On This Day

February 3, 1980 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Sunday

Events in Sport


Sport awardNBA All-Star Game

30th NBA All-Star Game, Capital Centre, Landover, Md: East beats West, 144-136 (OT); MVP: George Gervin, San Antonio Spurs, SF

NBA Guard George Gervin
NBA Guard
George Gervin

Sport defeatBoxing Title Fight

Larry Holmes TKOs Lorenzo Holmes in 6 for heavyweight boxing title

WBC Heavyweight Champion Larry Holmes
WBC Heavyweight Champion
Larry Holmes