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On this sporting day - On This Day
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Monday, 20 March 2017 00:00

Monday, March 20

Famous sporting events and news from yesteryear that happened on this day

If it's your birthday - which sports stars do you share your special day with?

1959 Football. Former Wimbledon and England goalkeeper Dave Beasant is born.

1963 Tennis. Former American tennis player Paul Annacone is born. He later coached Pete Sampras.

1965 Cricket. Indian bowler Venkataraghavan claims 8-72 against New Zeland in Delhi.

1966 Football. The World Cup went missing from a Westminster Hall stamp exhibition where it was on display.

1968 Football. Former Arsenal, Aston Villa, Portsmouth and England player-turned TV pundit Paul Merson is born.

1972 Rowing. British Olympic rower Greg Searle is born.

1988 Boxing. Mike Tyson defeats Tony Tubbs for world heavyweight title. The contest lasted just two rounds.

1990 Football. Legendary Russian goalkeeper Lev Yashin dies, aged 60.

2014 Football. Spurs draw 2-2 away at Benfica in their Europa League tie, but lose 4-2 on aggregate.

2016 Football. Manchester United win 1-0 away at Manchester City in the Premier League, while Spurs' 3-0 success against Bournemouth reduces Leicester City's lead at the summit to five points.

2016 Motor racing. In Melbourne, Nico Rosberg wins the opening Grand Prix of the year, Reigning champion Lewis Hamilton was second.


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