Events in Sport on March 30

  • 1883 45th Grand National: Count Karel Kinsky AUT aboard Zoedone AUT wins
  • 1894 56th Grand National: Arthur Nightingall aboard Why Not wins
  • 1900 62nd Grand National: Algy Anthony aboard Ambush II wins
  • 1906 68th Grand National: Mr Aubrey Hastings aboard Ascetic's Silver wins
  • 1916 Stanley Cup: Montreal Canadiens (NHA) beat Portland Rosebuds (PCHA), 3 games to 2
  • 1918 Stanley Cup: Toronto Arenas (NHL) beat Vancouver Millionaires (PCHA), 3 games to 2
  • 1925 Stanley Cup: Vict Cougars (WCHL) beat Canadiens (NHL), 3 games to 1
  • 1928 87th Grand National: Mr. William Dutton aboard Tipperary Tim wins
  • 1930 Babberich-H soccer team forms
  • 1940 2nd NCAA Men's Basketball Championship: Indiana U beats Kansas 60-42
  • 1943 5th NCAA Men's Basketball Championship: U of Wyoming beat Georgetown 46-34
  • 1946 Australia beats NZ in cricket at 3 30pm on 2nd day
  • 1946 Last Test Cricket appearance of Bill O'Reilly (5-14 & 3-19)
  • 1952 Patty Berg wins LPGA New Orleans Women's Golf Open
  • 1954 Test Cricket debut of Garry Sobers v England at Kingston
  • 1957 111th Grand National: Fred Winter aboard Sundew wins
  • 1963 117th Grand National: Pat Buckley aboard Ayala wins
  • 1968 122nd Grand National: Brian Fletcher aboard Red Alligator wins

Sport awardGolf Tournament

1969 Kathy Whitworth wins LPGA Port Malabar Golf Invitational

LPGA Golfer Kathy Whitworth
LPGA Golfer
Kathy Whitworth
  • 1974 128th Grand National: Brian Fletcher aboard Red Rum wins
  • 1975 Ron Lalonde scores the 1st hat trick by a Washington Capital

Sport awardGolf Tournament

1980 Nancy Lopez wins LPGA Women's Kemper Golf Open

LPGA Golfer Nancy Lopez
LPGA Golfer
Nancy Lopez
  • 1981 43rd NCAA Men's Basketball Championship: Indiana beats North Carolina 63-50
  • 1985 139th Grand National: Hywel Davies aboard Last Suspect wins
  • 1986 5th NCAA Women's Basketball Championship: Texas beats USC 97-81

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1990 Jack Nicklaus made his debut in the "Seniors" golf tournament

  • 1991 1st exhibition baseball games at Joe Robbie Stadium (Yanks-Orioles)
  • 1991 Northern Michigan wins its 1st NCAA hockey title
  • 1993 New South Wales beat Qld by eight wkts to win Sheffield Shield
  • 1993 Punjab beat Maharashtra by 120 runs to win Cricket's Ranji Trophy
  • 1994 Bombay beat Bengal by 8 wickets to win Cricket's Ranji Trophy
  • 1994 England Cricket all out for 46 at Port-of-Spain
  • 1996 Lara hits 146 cricket not out in ODI vs NZ at Port-Of-Spain
  • 1996 NY Mets beats NY Yankees 5-3 in an exhibition game
  • 1996 149th Grand National: Mick Fitzgerald aboard Rough Quest wins
  • 1997 16th NCAA Women's Basketball Championship: Tennessee beats Old Dominion 68-59

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1997 26th Nabisco Dinah Shore Golf Championship won by Betsy King

LPGA Golfer Betsy King
LPGA Golfer
Betsy King

Sport awardGolf Tournament

1997 Steve Elkington wins Golf's Players Championship

Golfer and PGA Champion Steve Elkington
Golfer and PGA Champion
Steve Elkington
  • 1998 60th NCAA Men's Basketball Championship: Kentucky beats Utah 78-69