On This Day

December 8, 1984 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Saturday

Events in Sport


Sport awardAustralian Open Women's Tennis

Australian Open Women's Tennis: Chris Evert-Lloyd beats Helena Suková 6-7, 6-1, 6-3; continues streak of winning at least 1 major per year since 1973

Tennis Legend Chris Evert
Tennis Legend
Chris Evert

Birthdays in Sport

  • Badr Hari, Dutch kickboxer, born in Amsterdam, Netherlands
  • Greg Halford, English footballer, born in Chelmsford, United Kingdom