On This Day

July 24, 2011 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Sunday

Events in Sport

  • 98th Tour de France won by Cadel Evans of Australia; first and only Australian to win the event
  • British Senior Open Men's Golf, Walton Heath: Russ Cochran wins by 2 shots from fellow American Mark Calcavecchia
  • Copa América Final, River Plate Stadium, Buenos Aires: Diego Forlán scores twice as Uruguay beats Paraguay, 3–0 to earn their 15th title