On This Day

April 17, 1995 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Monday

Events in Sport

  • 99th Boston Marathon: Cosmas Ndeti of Kenya claims 3rd straight title in 2:09:22; Uta Pippig of Germany wins 2nd consecutive women's event in 2:25:11

Deaths in Sport

  • Anton Murray, South African cricket all-rounder (10 Tests; 1 x 100; 18 wickets), dies at 72