July 30, 1980 in Sport

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Events in Sport

  • American swimmers Mary T Meagher (2.06.37) and Craig Beardsley (1.58.21) both set 200m butterfly world records at the US National Swimming Championships at Irvine, California
  • Houston Astro pitcher J R Richard suffers a stroke

Birthdays in Sport

  • James Anderson, English cricketer
  • Justin Rose, English golfer (US Open 2013), born in Johannesburg, South Africa
  • Sara Anzanello, Italian volleyball player