January 29, 1989 in Sport

Day of the Week: Sunday

Events in Sport


Sport awardTennis Open

77th Men's Australian Open: Ivan Lendl beats Miloslav Mecii (6-2, 6-2, 6-2)

Tennis Player and Eight-Time Major Champion Ivan Lendl
Tennis Player and Eight-Time Major Champion
Ivan Lendl

Sport awardTennis Open

77th Women's Australian Open: Steffi Graf beats Helena Sukova (6-4, 6-4)

Tennis Player Steffi Graf
Tennis Player
Steffi Graf
  • Dottie Mochrie wins Oldsmobile LPGA Golf Classic

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Game-winning RBI, official statistic dropped after 9 years of use NY Mets Keith Hernandez is the all-time leader with 129

MLB First Baseman Keith Hernandez
MLB First Baseman
Keith Hernandez
  • NFL Pro Bowl: NFC beats AFC 34-3

Deaths in Sport

  • Halina Konopacka, Polish athlete (b. 1900)