Events in Sport in May 1950

  • May 6 76th Kentucky Derby: William Boland on Middleground wins in 2:01.6
  • May 20 75th Preakness: Eddie Arcaro aboard Hill Prince wins in 1:59.2
  • May 30 Patty Berg wins LPGA Eastern Golf Open
  • May 31 Indianapolis 500: Due to rain, race shortened to 345 miles, Johnny Parson wins
  • May 31 Laker takes 14-12-2-8 in Test Cricket trial