August 21, 1986 in Sport

Day of the Week: Thursday

Events in Sport

Sports record brokenWorld Record

Ian Botham takes world-record 356th Test Cricket wkt (v NZ, The Oval)

Cricketer Ian Botham
Ian Botham
  • Red Sox Spike Owens scores 6 runs in a 24-5 rout of Cleveland Indians
  • With 2 outs in 6th inning, Red Sox score 11 runs

Birthdays in Sport

Person of interestUsain Bolt

Usain Bolt, Jamaican sprinter (8x Olympic gold 2008, 2012, 2016), born in Sherwood Content, Trelawny, Jamaica

Olympic Sprinter Usain Bolt
Olympic Sprinter
Usain Bolt