August 31, 1981 in Sport

Day of the Week: Monday

Events in Sport

  • Dirk Wellham scores 103 on Test Cricket debut, v England at Lord's

Birthdays in Sport

  • Dwayne Peel, Welsh rugby union footballer
  • Steve Saviano, American ice hockey player

Deaths in Sport

  • Victor Trumper Jr, Australian cricketer (7 games for NSW, 74 runs 12 wkts), dies at 67