On This Day

April 16, 2001 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Monday

Events in Sport

  • 105th Boston Marathon: Lee Bong-Ju of South Korea men's winner in 2:09:43; Catherine Ndereba of Kenya wins back-to-back women's titles in 2:23:53

Deaths in Sport

  • Alec Stock, English football manager (b. 1917)