September 7, 1980 in Sport

Day of the Week: Sunday

Events in Sport


Sport awardGolf Tournament

Beth Daniel wins LPGA World Series of Women's Golf

LPGA Golfer Beth Daniel
LPGA Golfer
Beth Daniel
  • Oakland A's pitch record 78th complete game of season
  • Sandra Spuzich wins LPGA Barth Golf Classic

Sport awardTennis Open

US Open Men's Tennis: In centenary men's singles final John McEnroe retains title; beats Björn Borg 7-6, 6-1, 6-7, 5-7, 6-4

Tennis Player John McEnroe
Tennis Player
John McEnroe
Tennis Player Björn Borg
Tennis Player
Björn Borg

Birthdays in Sport

  • Gabriel Milito, Argentine footballer (Zaragoza), born in Bernal, Argentina
  • Javad Nekounam, Iranian footballer, born in Rey, Iran
  • Mark Prior, American baseball player (Chicago Cubs), born in San Diego, California
  • Sara Carrigan, Australian cyclist, born in Gunnedah, Australia