Events in Sport in 1996 (Part 2)

Events 201 - 247 of 247

  • Oct 23 NY Yankees set record by coming back from 6-0 in World Series game to beat Atlanta Braves 8-6, also set record of 7th straight road win
  • Oct 24 Hasan Raza makes Test Cricket debut for Pakistan age 14 yrs 238 days
  • Oct 26 Horse Racing Breeders' Cup Champs: Lit de Justice, Storm Song, Jewel Princess, Da Hass, Boston Harbor, Pilsudski, Alphabet Soup at Woodbine
  • Oct 27 US beats Japan, 21½-14½, at Nichirei International Golf Tournament
  • Oct 28 Goa upset Karnataka to win their 1st Ranji Cricket Trophy game ever
  • Nov 3 26th NYC Women's Marathon won by Anuta Catuna of Romania in 2:28:18
  • Nov 3 27th NYC Marathon won by Giacomo Leone of Italy in 2:09:54
  • Nov 3 Mayumi Hirase wins LPGA Toray Japan Queens Cup

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Nov 5 Yankees shortstop Derek Jeter is the unanimous choice as AL Rookie of

Baseball Player Derek Jeter
Baseball Player
Derek Jeter
  • Nov 7 NFL/Heisman Trophy Winner Mike Rozier, is shot several times
  • Nov 7 Wasim Jaffer gets 314* in 2nd cricket FC game for Mumbai v Saurashtra
  • Nov 9 8th College Football Holy War: Notre Dame beats Boston College 48-21 in Chestnut Hill
  • Nov 10 46th NASCAR Sprint Cup: Terry Labonte wins
  • Nov 11 Braves' John Smoltz wins NL Cy Young Award
  • Nov 13 Padres third baseman Ken Caminiti is 4th unanimous winner of NL MVP
  • Nov 14 Texas Ranger Juan Gonzalez wins AL MVP
  • Nov 19 Albert Belle, signs record five-year, $55 million with White Sox

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Nov 22 O.J. Simpson takes stand as hostile witness in the wrongful death lawsuit filed against him, saying it is "absolutely not true"

NFL Running Back and Convicted Criminal O.J. Simpson
NFL Running Back and Convicted Criminal
O.J. Simpson
  • Nov 23 61st Iron Bowl: Alabama beats Auburn 24-23 in Birmingham
  • Nov 24 84th CFL Grey Cup: Toronto beats Edmonton, 43-37 at Hamilton
  • Nov 24 Karrie Webb wins ITT LPGA Tour Championship
  • Nov 24 Mashonaland defeat Matabeleland to win the Logan Cricket Cup
  • Nov 24 Mohammad Wasim scores 109 on Test Cricket debut, Pakistan v NZ Lahore
  • Nov 24 Rookie Karrie Webb wins LPGA Tour Championship
  • Nov 26 Baseball owners approve interleague play, 26-4
  • Nov 26 Colbert, Floyd & Irwin win Wendy's Senior 3 Tour Golf Challenge
  • Nov 26 Couples, Davies, Sheehan & Sorenstam win Wendy's Lady's 3 Tour Golf
  • Nov 26 Couples, Love & Stewart win Wendy's Men's 3 Tour Golf Challenge
  • Dec 1 85th Davis Cup: France beats Sweden in Malmo (3-2)
  • Dec 1 Lance Klusener takes 8-64 in debut Test Cricket to trounce India
  • Dec 4 Orlando Magic tie NBA record of fewest ponts scored since inception of 24 second clock losing to Cleveland Cavalier, 84-57
  • Dec 5 Portland's Jermaine O'Neal at 18 becomes the youngest NBA player
  • Dec 7 5th SEC Championship Game: #4 Florida beats #11 Alabama, 45-30
  • Dec 7 1st Big 12 Championship Game: Texas beats #3 Nebraska, 37-27
  • Dec 8 Donna Andrews & Mike Hulbert win LPGA J C Penney Golf Classic

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Dec 12 Marlins sign their 6th free-agent since Nov 22, Moises Alou

MLB Outfielder Moises Alou
MLB Outfielder
Moises Alou

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Dec 13 Free agent Roger Clemens signs with Toronto Blue Jays

MLB Pitching Legend Roger Clemens
MLB Pitching Legend
Roger Clemens
  • Dec 14 62nd Heisman Trophy Award: Danny Wuerffel, Florida (QB)
  • Dec 15 Dottie Pepper & Juli Inkster win LPGA Diner's Club Golf Matches
  • Dec 15 Jim Colbert & Bob Murphy wins Diner's Club Senior PGA Golf Matches
  • Dec 15 Tom Lehman & Duffy Waldoff wins Diner's Club PGA Golf Matches
  • Dec 18 Start of 1st Test Cricket match between Zimbabwe & England
  • Dec 22 Steelers' Kordell Stewart runs quarterback record 80 yds for TD
  • Dec 22 Wendy's Three Tour Golf Challenge
  • Dec 22 Zimbabwe & England draw Bulawayo Test Cricket with England needing 1 run to win
  • Dec 28 India all out for 66 at Durban after making 100 in cricket 1st innings
  • Dec 31 63rd Orange Bowl: #6 Nebraska beats #10 Virginia Tech, 41-21