On This Day

September 3, 1985 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Events in Sport

  • England cricket swing bowler Richard Ellison with 5 for 76 helps dismiss Australia for 129 in 6th Test win at the Oval; England regains Ashes 3-1
  • NY Mets catcher Gary Carter smashes 3 consecutive HRs in an 8-3 win v San Diego Padres at Jack Murphy Stadium

Birthdays in Sport

  • Kelvin Wilson, English footballer, born in Nottingham, England
  • Scott Carson, English footballer, born in Whitehaven, England
1985 in Sport