On This Day

December 12, 2016 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Monday

Events in Sport


Sport awardFootball Awards

Ballon d'Or: Real Madrid forward Cristiano Ronaldo claims award for the 4th time; record winning margin of 429 from Lionel Messi

Football Star Cristiano Ronaldo
Football Star
Cristiano Ronaldo
Football Star Lionel Messi
Football Star
Lionel Messi

Deaths in Sport

  • Walter Swinburn, English jockey (The Derby winner, 1981), dies after falling from a window at 55