Events in Sport in May 1999

  • May 1 125th Kentucky Derby: Chris Antley aboard Charismatic wins in 2:03.29

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May 2 John Elway announces his retirement from the NFL

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  • May 15 124th Preakness: Chris Antley aboard Charismatic wins in 1:55.20
  • May 19 Lazio of Italy win 39th European Cup Winner's Cup against Mallorca of Spain 2-1 in Birmingham
  • May 26 7th UEFA Champions League Final: Manchester United beats Bayern Munich 2-1 at Barcelona
  • May 30 Indianapolis 500: Kenny Br├Ąck wins in 3:15:51.182 (246.513 km/h)
  • May 31 NHL Eastern Conference Final: Buffalo Sabres beat Toronto Maple Leafs, 4 games to 1