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Saturday, 13 May 2017 01:00

Saturday, May 13

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

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1891 Horse racing. Isaac Murphy aboard Kingman wins the 17th Kentucky Derby.

1939 Horse racing. Racehorse trainer Anthony Hide is born.

1944 Cricket. England batsman Clive Radley is born.

1967 Boxing. An octagonal boxing ring is tested to avoid corner injuries.

1978 Football. Goalkeeper Steve Mildenhall is born in Swindon. He spent a number of years with his home town club and had a spell on loan with Salisbury City before later joining Notts County, Oldham Athletic, Grimsby Town, Yeovil Town and Southend United.

1981 Football. Dinamo Tbilisi win the 21st European Cup Winners Cup beating Carl Zeiss Jena 2-1 in Dusseldorf.

1987 Football. Ajax beat Lokomotive Leipzig to 1-0 win the 27th European Cup Winners Cup.

1993 Cycling. Dutch Olympic gold medal winning cyclist Evert 'Elf' Dolman dies, aged 47.

2007 Football. Salisbury City secured promotion to the top flight of non-league football by beating Braintree Town 1-0 at Stevenage's ground in the Conference South Play-off final. It was the club's second successive promotion. Matt Tubbs (below) scored the all-important goal.


2012 Football. Manchester City secure the Premiership title courtesy of a late, late winner against QPR. Manchester United had won 1-0 at Sunderland on the last day of the season,and left the field on top of the table as City were then trailing 2-1. Two goals in stoppage time however, meant City triumphed courtesy of a superior goal difference. Bolton Wanderers were relegated along with Blackburn Rovers and Wolves.

2012 Football. Salisbury referee Roger East took charge of the FA Vase final at Wembley.


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