On This Day

January 31, 2004 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Saturday

Events in Sport

  • Australian Open Women's Tennis: In an all-Belgian final, Justine Henin-Hardenne beats Kim Clijsters 6-3, 4-6, 6-3 to win her only Australian title

Deaths in Sport

  • Eleanor Holm, American 100m backstroke swimmer (Olympic gold 1932), dies at 90