September 1, 1989 in Sport

Day of the Week: Friday

Events in Sport

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Chris Evert becomes the first player ever to win 100 matches in the US National/Open Tennis Championship by beating Patricia Tarabinia 6-2, 6-4

Tennis Legend Chris Evert
Tennis Legend
Chris Evert

Deaths in Sport

  • A Bartlett Giamatti, American President of Yale University and baseball commissioner, dies of heart attack at 51