On This Day

November 23, 2014 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Sunday

Events in Sport

  • 103rd Davis Cup: Switzerland beats France in Lille (3-1), winning the Davis Cup for the first time
  • A suicide bomber kills 40 people at a volleyball tournament in eastern Afghanistan

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British Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton wins season-ending Abu Dhabi Grand Prix at the Yas Marina Circuit to clinch his second F1 World Drivers Championship, 67 points ahead of teammate Nico Rosberg

Formula 1 Driver Lewis Hamilton
Formula 1 Driver
Lewis Hamilton

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Magnus Carlsen defends his World Chess Championship title after defeating Vishy Anand

Chess Grandmaster Magnus Carlsen
Chess Grandmaster
Magnus Carlsen

Deaths in Sport

  • Dorothy May Bundy-Cheney, American tennis player, dies at 98
2014 in Sport