On This Day

January 18, 2020 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Saturday

Events in Sport

  • Premiership Rugby announces reigning European and English champions Saracens to be relegated for exceeding salary cap the previous 3 seasons; club fined £5.3m and docked 35 Premiership points

Deaths in Sport

  • Mario Bergamaschi, Italian soccer midfielder (5 caps; Calcio Como, A.C. Milan, U.C. Sampdoria), dies at 91
  • Peter Mathebula, South African boxer (WBA flyweight title 1980-81), dies at 67
2020 in Sport