Events in Sport in July 1932

  • Jul 1 45th Wimbledon Women's Tennis: Helen Moody beats Helen Jacobs (6-3 6-1)
  • Jul 2 52nd Wimbledon Men's Tennis: Ellsworth Vines beats H Austin (6-4 6-2 6-0)
  • Jul 3 1st Sunday game at Fenway Park, Yanks beat Red Sox 13-2
  • Jul 3 John McGraw retires from baseball

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Jul 4 Bradman scores 260, a North American record, v Western Ontario

Cricket Legend Donald Bradman
Cricket Legend
Donald Bradman
  • Jul 6 Cubs shortstop Bill Jurges is shot twice in Chicago hotel room by a spurned girlfriend, Violet Popovich Valli
  • Jul 7 Bradman scores a cricket double century in Montreal
  • Jul 9 Washington Redskins (then Boston Braves) formed
  • Jul 12 Hedley Verity establishes a first-class cricket record by taking all ten wickets for only ten runs against Nottinghamshire on a pitch affected by a storm
  • Jul 30 10th modern Olympic games opens in Los Angeles
  • Jul 31 27th Davis Cup: France beats USA in Paris (3-2)
  • Jul 31 26th Tour de France won by Andre Leducq of France