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Saturday, 20 May 2017 01:00

Saturday, May 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?

1879 Horse racing. Charlie Shauer wins the fifth Kentucky Derby aboard Lord Murphy.

1900 Olympics. The second modern Olympics begin in Paris - the Games last five months.

1942 Athletics. British long-jumper Lynn Davies is born.

1944 Cricket. Essex and England captain Keith Fletcher is born.

1952 Football. Cameroon football legend Roger Milla is born.

1965 Cricket. Yorkshire are bowled out for just 23 runs against Hampshire at Middlesbrough.

1967 Football. At Wembley, Spurs beat Chelsea 2-1 in the FA Cup final.

1979 Golf. Nancy Lopez wins LPGA Coca-Cola Golf Classic.

1981 Football. Ipswich Town win the UEFA Cup.

1982 Football. Chelsea's Czech-born goalkeeper Petr Cech is born.

1983 Boxing. Larry Holmes beats Tim Witherspoon in 12 rounds to win heavyweight title.

1985 Boxing. Larry Holmes beats Carl Williams for heavyweight title.

1987 Football. In Dundee, Gutenborg win the UEFA Cup.

1989 Football. Liverpool beat Everton 3-2 in the FA Cup final.

1997 Football. Chelsea beat Middlesbrough 2-0 in the FA Cup final.

2000 Football. Chelsea beat Aston Villa in the last FA Cup final staged before the demolition of Wembley Stadium.

2007 Rugby union. Wasps are crowned European champions for the second time in four seasons, denying Leicester the treble.

2015 Football. Sunderland secure their Premier League status with a goalless draw away at Arsenal. Only Hull City and Newcastle United can now join already relegated QPR and Burnley in the Championship next season.


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