November 2012 in Sport

Events in Sport

  • Nov 4 Kimi Raikkonen wins Formula 1 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix 2012
  • Nov 10 22nd College Football Holy War: Notre Dame beats Boston College 21-6 in Chestnut Hill

Hall of fameHall of Fame

Nov 12 Joe Sakic, Mats Sundin, Pavel Bure and Adam Oates are inducted into the Hockey Hall of Fame

NHL Legend Joe Sakic
NHL Legend
Joe Sakic
Ice Hockey Great Pavel Bure
Ice Hockey Great
Pavel Bure

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Nov 18 Lewis Hamilton wins the 2012 US Formula One Grand Prix

Formula One Driver Lewis Hamilton
Formula One Driver
Lewis Hamilton
  • Nov 18 Brad Keselowski wins the 2012 Nascar Sprint Cup
  • Nov 18 101st Davis Cup: Czech Republic beats Spain in Prague (3-2)
  • Nov 21 Chelsea Manager Roberto Di Matteo is sacked and replaced by Rafael Benítez
  • Nov 24 The continued NHL lockout results in all games to December 14 being cancelled
  • Nov 24 77th Iron Bowl: Alabama beats Auburn 49-0 in Tuscaloosa
  • Nov 25 100th CFL Grey Cup: Toronto Argonauts defeats Calgary Stampeders, 35-22

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Nov 25 63rd Formula One WDC: Sebastian Vettel wins by three points

Formula 1 Driver Sebastian Vettel
Formula 1 Driver
Sebastian Vettel

Weddings in Sport

  • Nov 2 BMX icon TJ Lavin weds longtime fiancee Roxanne Siordia (32) in Las Vegas
  • Nov 3 Olympic gymnast Carly Patterson (24) weds Mark Caldwell (27) at the Main Street Garden Park in Dallas, Texas
  • Nov 9 Tennis player James Blake (32) weds publicist Emily Snider (37) Del Mar, California

HeartWedding of Interest

Nov 13 Soccer goalkeeper and a double Olympic gold medalist Hope Solo (31) weds former NFL tight end Jerramy Stevens (33) in Washington

Football Star Hope Solo
Football Star
Hope Solo

Deaths in Sport

  • Nov 1 Pascual Perez, Dominican baseball player, bludgeoned to death at 55
  • Nov 2 Milt Campbell, American decathlete (Olympic gold 1956), dies from prostate cancer and diabetes at 78
  • Nov 3 Tommy Goodwin, British track cyclist, dies at 91
  • Nov 6 M-16 [Ernest Mateen], American cruiserweight boxing champion, dies at 46
  • Nov 7 Carmen Basilio, American world welter and middleweight boxing champion, dies from pneumonia at 85
  • Nov 8 Lee MacPhail, American Baseball Hall of Fame executive (AL President), dies at 95
  • Nov 14 Brian Davies, Australia Rugby League player, dies at 82
  • Nov 16 Bob Scott, New Zealand Rugby player, dies at 91
  • Nov 18 Elena Donaldson-Akhmilovskaya, Russian Woman Grandmaster of chess, dies from brain cancer at 55
  • Nov 20 William Grut, Swedish pentathlete, dies at 98
  • Nov 24 Héctor Camacho, Puerto Rican professional boxer, dies from gunshot injuries at 50
  • Nov 25 David Sexton, English football manager, dies at 82
  • Nov 27 Marvin Miller, American baseball executive (Major League Baseball Players Association 1966-1982), dies at 95
  • Nov 29 Merv Pregulman, American NFL player, dies at 90
  • Nov 30 Munir Malik, Pakistani cricket pace bowler (3 Tests 1959-62), dies at 78