On This Day

April 18, 2005 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Monday

Events in Sport

  • 109th Boston Marathon: Hailu Negussie of Ethiopia claims men's section in 2:11:44; Catherine Ndereba of Kenya wins back-to-back races and 4th overall women's title in 2:25:12

Deaths in Sport

  • Sam Mills, American football player, dies at 46