January 18, 1981 in Sport

Day of the Week: Sunday

Events in Sport


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Swedish tennis star Björn Borg claims his second straight ATP Masters Grand Prix title with a 6–4, 6–2, 6–2 win over Ivan Lendl at Madison Square Garden, NYC

Tennis Player Björn Borg
Tennis Player
Björn Borg
Tennis Player and Eight-Time Major Champion Ivan Lendl
Tennis Player and Eight-Time Major Champion
Ivan Lendl


Birthdays in Sport

  • Khari Stephenson, Jamaican footballer, born in Kingston, Jamaica
  • Olivier Rochus, Belgian tennis player, born in Namur, Belgium