On This Day

January 4, 2009 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Sunday

Events in Sport

  • Phil Taylor, with a 7–1 victory in the final over Dutchman Raymond van Barneveld wins his 12th PDC World Darts title, his 14th in all; his 110.94 average remains a record for the PDC World Darts Championship final

Deaths in Sport

  • Giselle Salandy, Trinidad & Tobago female boxer (b. 1987)