On This Day

October 27, 1986 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Monday

Events in Sport

  • NY Mets beat Boston Red Sox, 4 games to 3 in 83rd World Series

Birthdays in Sport

  • David Warner, Australian cricket batsman (top Test score 335no 2019; 2nd highest by an Australian; "Sandpaper-gate" 2018 12-month suspension), born in Sydney, Australia
  • Matty Pattison, South African footballer (Whickham), born in Johannesburg, South Africa