On This Day

January 29, 1994 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Saturday

Events in Sport

  • Frankie Randall beats Mexican boxing legend Julio César Chávez by split decision to win WBC super lightweight title at MGM Grand, Las Vegas; Chavez's 1st knockdown of career in 11th and 1st loss in 91 pro fights

Deaths in Sport

  • Ulrike Maier, olympic skier, breaks neck during world cup skiing at 26