On This Day

April 3, 1982 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Saturday

Events in Sport

  • 136th Grand National: 48 year old Dick Saunders wins aboard 7/1 favourite Grittar; oldest jockey to win the event
  • Buffalo Sabre Gil Perrault scores his 1,000th NHL point

Birthdays in Sport

  • Iain Fyfe, Australian soccer player (Campbelltown City), born in Adelaide, Australia
  • Jared Allen, American football player, born in Dallas, Texas