Events in Sport in July 1965

  • Jul 1 FC Twente '65 Enschede soccer team forms in Enschede

Sport awardTennis Open

Jul 2 79th Wimbledon Men's Tennis: Roy Emerson beats Fred Stolle (62 64 64)

Tennis Player Roy Emerson
Tennis Player
Roy Emerson

Sport awardTennis Open

Jul 3 72nd Wimbledon Women's Tennis: Margaret Smith beats Maria Bueno (6-4 7-5)

Tennis Champion Maria Bueno
Tennis Champion
Maria Bueno
  • Jul 3 Phillies Dick Allen and Frank Thomas get into a fight during practice
  • Jul 4 20th US Women's Open Golf Championship won by Carol Mann
  • Jul 9 94th British Golf Open: Peter Thomson shoots a 285 at Royal Birkdale

Sport awardGolf Tournament

Jul 11 Kathy Whitworth wins LPGA Lady Carling Midwest Golf Open

LPGA Golfer Kathy Whitworth
LPGA Golfer
Kathy Whitworth
  • Jul 13 36th All Star Baseball Game: NL wins 6-5 at Metropolitan Stadium, Minnesota
  • Jul 13 All star MVP: Juan Marichal (SF Giant)
  • Jul 14 52nd Tour de France won by Felice Gimondi of Italy
  • Jul 18 Kathy Whitworth wins LPGA Yankee Golf Open
  • Jul 20 NY Yankee pitcher Mel Stottlemyre hits an inside-the-park grand slam
  • Jul 23 Dick Stuart homers in a major league-record 23rd different park
  • Jul 24 Casey Stengel resigns as manager of NY Mets
  • Jul 25 Kathy Whitworth wins LPGA Buckeye Savings Golf Tournament
  • Jul 29 Major league record 26 strikeouts, Phillies (16), Pirates (10)
  • Jul 30 Milwaukee manager Bobby Bragan says his pitchers threw 75 to 80 spitballs in a 9-2 loss to the Giants