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Sunday, 30 July 2017 01:05

Sunday, July 30

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?

1930 Football. Host nation Uruguay beat Argentina in Montevideo 4-2 to win the first World Cup.

1932 Olympics. The tenth modern Olympic Games open in Los Angeles.

1933 Tennis. Great Britain beats France 3-2 in Paris to win the 28th Davis Cup. It was the first time in eight years that France had been defeated,

1948 Athletics. Emile Zatopek runs the 10,000m in an Olympic record-breaking time of 29:59.6.

1958 Athletics. British Olympic decathlon gold medal winner Daley Thompson is born.

1964 Football. German World Cup winner Jurgen Klinsmann is born.

1966 Football. England beat West Germany 4-2 after extra time to win the World Cup for the first time. Geoff Hurst scores a hat-trick for the host nation at Wembley. England's team was: Gordon Banks, George Cohen, Ray Wilson, Nobby Stiles, Jack Charlton, Bobby Moore, Alan Ball, Martin Peters, Bobby Charlton, Geoff Hurst, Roger Hunt.

1974 Rugby Union. Jason Robinson is born.

1980 Golf. Justin Rose is born.

1990 Cricket. After scoring 333 in the first innings for England against India, Graham Gooch scores 123 in the second innings.

1995 Cricket. Dominic Cork takes a hat-trick in England's Fourth Test win against West Indies.

2003 Motor sport. British Superbike champion Steve Hislop was killed in a helicopter crash in the Scottish Borders.

2006 Golf. Canadian golfer Al Balding dies.


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