November 1984 in Sport

Events in Sport

  • Nov 1 1st NBA game at LA Memorial Sports Arena - Clipper beat Knick, 107-105

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Nov 1 Despite Mike Bossy 4 goals Islanders lose 5-6 to Canadians making Islander record when scoring a hat trick-77-3-4

Ice Hockey Great Mike Bossy
Ice Hockey Great
Mike Bossy
  • Nov 4 Nayoko Yoshikawa wins LPGA Mazda Japan Golf Classic
  • Nov 8 1st-class cricket debut of Wasim Akram, 2 months before his 1st Test
  • Nov 9 1st-class cricket debut for Brian McMillan, Transvaal B v N Tvl B

Sport defeatBoxing Title Fight

Nov 9 Larry Holmes TKOs Bonecrusher Smith in 12 for heavyweight boxing title

WBC Heavyweight Champion Larry Holmes
WBC Heavyweight Champion
Larry Holmes
  • Nov 9 Most shots in a NY Islander game (88 - Isles 45, NY Rangers 43)
  • Nov 10 Australia all out for 76 v West Indies at cricket WACA, Holding 6-21
  • Nov 10 Horse Racing Breeders' Cup Champs: Chief's Crown, Eillo, Lashkari, Outstandingly, Princess Rooney, Royal Heroine, Wild Again at Hollywood
  • Nov 16 Houston blocks 20 Denver shots tying NBA regulation game record
  • Nov 16 Imran Khan makes his 1st appearance for NSW Cricket
  • Nov 17 Golden State Warrior scores 59 points losing to NJ Nets 124-110
  • Nov 17 Islanders score 20 assists against Rangers
  • Nov 18 72nd CFL Grey Cup: Win Blue Bombers defeats Hamilton Tiger-Cats, 47-17
  • Nov 18 Flyers' Ron Sutter fails on 11th penalty shot against Islanders
  • Nov 18 NJ Devils shutout NY Rangers 6-0
  • Nov 18 34th NASCAR Sprint Cup: Terry Labonte wins
  • Nov 19 NY Met Dwight Gooden, 20, is youngest to be named NL Rookie of Year
  • Nov 20 Mets pitcher Dwight Gooden wins NL Rookie of Year
  • Nov 23 Limited-over international cricket debut for Wasim Akram for Pakistan, v New Zealand
  • Nov 23 Test Cricket debuts of Australians David Boon aged 23 & Bob Holland aged 38 (v WI)

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Nov 26 After 518 goals & 14 years with Montreal Canadiens, Guy Lafleur retires

NHL Legend Guy Lafleur
NHL Legend
Guy Lafleur
  • Nov 26 John W Mercom Jr announces New Orleans Saints are up for sale for $75 million
  • Nov 26 Kim Hughes tearfully resigns as Australian cricket captain
  • Nov 29 Javed Miandad completes twin Test Cricket tons, v NZ, Hyderabad

Birthdays in Sport

  • Nov 3 Christian Bakkerud, Danish racing driver
  • Nov 5 Nick Folk, American football player
  • Nov 5 Tobias Enstrom, Swedish hockey player
  • Nov 9 Joel Zumaya, American baseball player
  • Nov 10 Kendrick Perkins, American basketball player
  • Nov 12 Sepp De Roover, Belgian footballer
  • Nov 12 Conrad Rautenbach, Zimbabwean rally driver
  • Nov 14 Lisa De Vanna, Australian female footballer
  • Nov 20 Ferdinando Monfardini, Italian racing driver
  • Nov 21 Álvaro Bautista, Spanish motorcycle racer
  • Nov 26 Antonio Puerta, Spanish footballer (d. 2007)
  • Nov 27 Domata Peko, American football player
  • Nov 28 Andrew Bogut, Australian basketball player
  • Nov 28 Marc-Andre Fleury, Canadian ice hockey player
  • Nov 30 Nigel de Jong, Dutch footballer
  • Nov 30 Alan Hutton, Scottish footballer
  • Nov 30 Francisco Sandaza, Spanish Footballer

Weddings in Sport


HeartWedding of Interest

Nov 7 FIFA soccer player Diego Maradona (24) weds long-time fiancée Claudia Villafañe in Buenos Aires

Football Legend Diego Maradona
Football Legend
Diego Maradona

HeartWedding of Interest

Nov 24 MLB pitcher Roger Clemens (22) weds Debra Lynn Godfrey

MLB Pitching Legend Roger Clemens
MLB Pitching Legend
Roger Clemens