On This Day

January 3, 1992 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Friday

Events in Sport

  • Australian cricket batsman David Boon scores an unbeaten 129 in drawn 3rd Test against India in Sydney; his 11th Test century
  • English club Wigan pays Widnes a world record rugby league transfer fee of £440,000 for Great Britain international winger Martin Offiah
  • Hopman Cup Tennis, Perth: Jakob Hlasek beats Karel Nováček of Czechoslovakia 6-4, 6-4 for a 2-0 lead (ends 2-1) and Switzerland's first title

Deaths in Sport

  • Ken Grieves, Australian cricketer (NSW & Lancashire leg-spin all-rounder), dies at 66