August 3, 1986 in Sport

Day of the Week: Sunday

Events in Sport

  • First NFL 'American Bowl' exhibition game at London's Wembley Stadium, Chicago Bears beat Dallas Cowboys 17-6
  • Willie McCovey, Bobby Doerr and Ernie Lombardi are inducted in the Baseball Hall of Fame in Cooperstown, NY

Deaths in Sport

  • Rupert de Smidt, cricketer (Western Province 1911-13), dies at 102