November 2009 in Sport

Events in Sport

  • Nov 1 The inaugural Abu Dhabi Grand Prix is held at the Yas Marina Circuit.
  • Nov 1 60th Formula One WDC: Jenson Button wins by 11 points
  • Nov 4 MLB World Series: New York Yankees defeat Philadelphia Phillies to win 4-2
  • Nov 5 US Army Major Nidal Malik Hasan (US Army Medical Corps) killed 13 and wounded 43 at Fort Hood, Texas in the largest mass shooting ever at a US military installation.
  • Nov 27 74th Iron Bowl: Alabama beats Auburn 26-21 in Auburn
  • Nov 29 97th CFL Grey Cup: Montreal Alouettes defeats Saskatchewan Roughriders, 28-27

Deaths in Sport

  • Nov 10 Robert Enke, German football goalkeeper, dies at 32
  • Nov 16 Antonio de Nigris, Mexican footballer (b. 1978)
  • Nov 16 Robert J. Frankel, American thoroughbred race horse trainer, dies at 68
  • Nov 18 Red Robbins, American basketball player (b. 1944)
  • Nov 20 Max Robertson, British sports commentator, radio and television presenter and author (b. 1915)
  • Nov 24 Abe Pollin, owner of the Washington Wizards (b. 1923)