June 7, 1981 in Sport

Day of the Week: Sunday

Events in Sport


Sport awardTennis Open

French Open Men's Tennis: Björn Borg of Sweden wins 11th and last career Grand Slam title, and Open era record 6th French title; beats Ivan Lendl 6-1, 4-6, 6-2, 3-6, 6-1

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
  • Sandra Post wins LPGA McDonald's Golf Classic

Birthdays in Sport


Tennis Player Anna Kournikova
Tennis Player
Anna Kournikova
  • Kevin Kyle, Scottish footballer
  • Stephen Bywater, British goalkeeper
  • Tyler Johnson, baseball player