On This Day

On This Day in Sport for June 14

Events in Sport

  • 1870 All-pro Cincinnati Red Stockings suffer 1st loss in 130 games
  • 1880 14th Belmont: L Hughes aboard Grenada wins in 2:47
  • 1913 US National Championship Women's Tennis, Philadelphia CC: Defending champion Mary Browne beats Dorothy Green 6-2, 7-5
  • 1922 Charles Hoffner wins PGA golf tournament
  • 1924 Test Cricket debuts of Herbert Sutcliffe & Maurice Tate v South Africa
  • 1926 French Championships Men's Tennis: Henri Cochet wins 1st of 4 home titles; beats fellow Frenchman René Lacoste 6-2, 6-4, 6-3
  • 1926 French Women's Tennis Championships: Suzanne Lenglen beats Mary Kendall Browne 6-1, 6-0
  • 1930 VVGZ soccer team forms in Zwijndrecht
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Weddings in Sport

  • 1984 MLB baseball player Ernie Banks (53) weds Marjorie Wardlawholm
  • 2008 Country singer Sara Evans (37) weds former University of Alabama quarterback Jay Barker (35) in Franklin, Tennessee

Divorces in Sport

  • 1960 Actress Laraine Day (39) divorces manager Leo Durocher (53) due to incompatibility after 12 years of marriage
  • 2012 New Orleans Saints coach Sean Payton (48) divorces Beth Shuey due to conflict of personalities after nearly 20 years of marriage

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