September 12, 1981 in Sport

Day of the Week: Saturday

Events in Sport

  • Red Sox rookie Bob Ojeda no-hits Yanks for 8 innings before Rick Cerone & Dave Winfield lead off 9th with back-to-back doubles

Sport awardTennis Open

US Open Women's Tennis: Tracy Austin wins her second US title; beats Martina Navratilova 1-6, 7-6, 7-6

Tennis Player Martina Navratilova
Tennis Player
Martina Navratilova

Birthdays in Sport

  • Jered Guzman, American pairs skater (& Natalie Vlandis), born in Garden Grove, California