Events in Sport in March 1974

  • Mar 1 Ian & Greg Chappell make 264 partnership v NZ cricket at Wellington
  • Mar 3 Despite Billy Harris' hat trick Islanders lose 3-4

Sport awardGolf Tournament

Mar 3 Kathy Whitworth wins LPGA Orange Blossom Golf Classic

LPGA Golfer Kathy Whitworth
LPGA Golfer
Kathy Whitworth
  • Mar 6 Australian brothers an & Greg Chappell both score cricket centuries vs New Zealand
  • Mar 9 21st ACC Men's Basketball Tournament: NC State beats Maryland, 103-100 (OT)
  • Mar 10 Carol Mann wins LPGA S&H Green Stamp Golf Classic
  • Mar 17 Jane Blalock wins LPGA Bing Crosby Golf Classic International
  • Mar 24 36th NCAA Mens Basketball Championship: NC State beats Marquette 76-64

Sport defeatBoxing Title Fight

Mar 26 George Foreman TKOs Ken Norton in 2 for heavyweight boxing title in Caracas, Venezuela

Boxing Champ George Foreman
Boxing Champ
George Foreman
  • Mar 30 128th Grand National: Brian Fletcher aboard Red Rum wins