On This Day

July 3, 1991 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Events in Sport

  • Gateway Board of Trustees approve a 20-year lease for the Cleveland Indians to play MLB at Jacobs Field

Birthdays in Sport

  • Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova, Russian tennis player (French Open 2021 runner-up), born in Samara, Russia

Deaths in Sport

  • Jimmy [James Henry] Van Alen, American tennis official who created Simplified Scoring System for tennis, dies at 88
1991 in Sport