On This Day

July 17, 1994 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Sunday

Events in Sport


Sport awardBritish Golf Open

British Open Men's Golf, Turnberry: Nick Price of Zimbabwe claims the second of his 3 major titles and only Claret Jug; wins by 1 stroke from Jesper Parnevik of Sweden

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Nick Price
  • FIFA World Cup Final, Rose Bowl, Pasadena, CA: Brazil beats Italy 3-2 on penalties; 0-0 after extra time

Deaths in Sport

  • Jean Borotra, French tennis player (Wimbledon 1924, 26), dies at 95