October 1994 in Sport

Events in Sport

  • Oct 1 Beginning of the National Hockey League lockout
  • Oct 1 Liselotte Neumann wins LPGA GHP Heartland Golf Classic
  • Oct 8 6th College Football Holy War: Boston College beats Notre Dame 30-11 in Chestnut Hill

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Oct 10 NY Giants retire Lawrence Taylor's #56

Hall of Fame American Football Player Lawrence Taylor
Hall of Fame American Football Player
Lawrence Taylor
  • Oct 13 Earliest start of Sheffield Shield season (Queensland v Tasmania)

Sport awardGolf Tournament

Oct 17 Beth Daniel wins LPGA World Championships of Women's Golf

LPGA Golfer Beth Daniel
LPGA Golfer
Beth Daniel

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Oct 17 Kapil Dev's final one-day international (v West Indies)

Cricketer Kapil Dev
Cricketer
Kapil Dev
  • Oct 22 Tony Rominger bicycles world record time (53,832 km)
  • Oct 23 3rd Solheim Cup: US beats Europe, 13-7 at Greenbrier WV
  • Oct 30 US wins Nichirei LPGA Golf International

Deaths in Sport

  • Oct 9 Fred Lebow, US founder of New York Marathon, dies of cancer
  • Oct 9 Raich Carter, footballer, dies at 80
  • Oct 15 Hannes Wustinger, Austrian race car driver, dies at 29
  • Oct 17 Augustus John "Gus" Risman, rugby League Player, dies at 83
  • Oct 20 Sergei F Bondartsjoek, actor and director (Waterloo), dies at 74