October 5, 1997 in Sport

Day of the Week: Sunday

Events in Sport

  • 35th Tennis Fed Cup: France beats Netherlands in Den Bosch Neth (4-1)
  • Annika Sorenstam wins LPGA CoreStates Betsy King Classic
  • Davis Love III wins golf's Buick challenge, shooting a 267

Deaths in Sport

  • Dave Marr, golfer/sportscaster, (PGA Championship 1965), dies of stomach cancer at 63