On This Day

February 25, 1982 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Thursday

Birthdays in Sport

  • Anton Volchenkov, Russian ice hockey player
  • Chris Baird, Irish footballer
  • Flavia Pennetta, Italian tennis player (US open 2015), born in Brindisi, Italy

Deaths in Sport

  • J K Irani, cricket wicket-keeper (2 Tests for India 1947-48), dies