On This Day

October 5, 2013 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Saturday

Events in Sport

  • In an all-Russian boxing contest, Wladimir Klitschko beats Alexander Povetkin in 12 round unanimous points decision in Moscow to retain his WBA, WBO, IBF, IBO heavyweight titles
  • New Zealand beats South Africa, 38-27 in Johannesburg to retain the Rugby Championship with an undefeated record; All Black flanker Liam Messam crosses for 2 tries

Weddings in Sport

  • Skateboarder and actor Bam Margera (34) weds Nicole Boyd in Reykjavík, Iceland

LoveWedding of Interest

Soccer player Abby Wambach (33) weds longtime partner Sarah Huffman (29) in Hawaii

Soccer Player Abby Wambach
Soccer Player
Abby Wambach

2013 in Sport