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June 11, 2006 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Sunday

Events in Sport


Sport awardFrench Open Men's Tennis

French Open Men's Tennis: Rafael Nadal of Spain wins his 2nd straight French title; beats Roger Federer 1-6, 6-1, 6-4, 7-6

Tennis Champion Rafael Nadal
Tennis Champion
Rafael Nadal
Tennis Champion Roger Federer
Tennis Champion
Roger Federer

Sport awardLPGA Championship

LPGA Championship Women's Golf, Bulle RockGC: Se Ri Pak wins her 3rd title in the event and 5th major; beats Australian Karrie Webb on first play-off hole

LPGA Golfer Se Ri Pak
LPGA Golfer
Se Ri Pak
Golfer Karrie Webb
Golfer
Karrie Webb

Deaths in Sport

  • Neroli Fairhall, New Zealand archer (b. 1944)
2006 in Sport