On This Day

November 13, 2017 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Monday

Events in Sport

  • First Barbie doll to wear a hijab, modeled on Olympic fencer Ibtihaj Muhammad unveiled in New York
  • Italy fails to qualify for 2018 Football World Cup (first time since 1958), after play-off defeat against Sweden

Deaths in Sport

  • Bobby Doerr, American Baseball Hall of Fame second baseman (9-time All Star, Boston Red Sox), dies at 99
2017 in Sport