On This Day

July 5, 2008 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Saturday

Events in Sport

Sport awardWimbledon Women's Tennis

Wimbledon Women's Tennis: Venus Williams successfully defends her title beating younger sister Serena 7-5, 6-4

Tennis Player Venus Williams
Tennis Player
Venus Williams

Deaths in Sport

  • Hasan Do─čan, 37th president of the Turkish Football Federation (b. 1956)