On This Day

May 1, 2018 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Events in Sport

  • Liverpool's Egyptian soccer forward Mohamed Salah becomes the first African to be named England Football Writers' Footballer of the Year.

Deaths in Sport

  • Dennis Claridge, American football quarterback (NFL C'ship 1965, Green Bay Packers; Atlantic Falcons), dies at 76 from bladder cancer