September 5, 1987 in Sport

Day of the Week: Saturday

Events in Sport


Event of interestEvent of Interest

2nd World Championships in Athletics: Carl Lewis wins gold in Men's Long Jump

Olympic Sprinter and Long jumper Carl Lewis
Olympic Sprinter and Long jumper
Carl Lewis

Sport awardTennis Open

John McEnroe is fined $17,500 for tirades at US Tennis Open

Tennis Player John McEnroe
Tennis Player
John McEnroe

Deaths in Sport

  • Bill Bowes, cricketer (Bodyline bowler, 68 wkts for England), dies