On This Day

July 24, 1994 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Sunday

Events in Sport

  • 32nd Tennis Fed Cup: Spain beats USA in Frankfurt Germany (3-0)
  • Federation Cup Women's Tennis, Frankfurt, Germany: Spain retains title with 3-0 win over US; Arantxa Sánchez Vicario clinches victory with 6-2, 6-1 win over Lindsay Davenport
  • Tour de France: Miguel Induráin of Spain wins 4th consecutive Tour, 5' 39" ahead of Piotr Ugrumov; Djamolidine Abdoujaparov points winner

Sport awardUS Women's Golf Open

US Open Women's Golf, Indianwood G & CC: Patty Sheehan wins her second title in 3 years, 1 stroke ahead of runner-up Tammie Green; 5th of her 6 major titles

LPGA Golfer Patty Sheehan
LPGA Golfer
Patty Sheehan

Deaths in Sport

  • Wangila Napunyi, welterweight boxer (Olympic gold 1988), dies at 26