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Wednesday, 06 September 2017 00:49

Wednesday, September 6

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

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1920 Boxing. Jack Dempsey wins the heavyweight title, defeating Billy Miske in three rounds. It was the first prizefight to broadcast live on the radio.

1947 Football. Former Arsenal manager Bruce Rioch is born. The Scottish international's playing career included spells at Luton Town, Aston Villa and Derby County.

1948 Tennis. USA beat Australia 5-0 in New York to win the 37th Davis Cup.

1963 Baseball. The 100,000th Major League baseball game takes place.

1963 Football. Scottish footballer Pat Nevin is born.

1973 Football. Italian footballer Carlo Cudicini is born.

1975 Tennis. Czech star Martina Navratilova asks for US political asylum in New York during the US Open.

1986 Boxing. Michael Spinks beats Steffen Tangstad in the fourth round of their heavweight title bout.

1990 Cricket. England cricketer Leonard Hutton dies. He scored 6,971 runs in his 79 Test matches.

2015 Football. Wales are held 0-0 at home to Israel in Euro qualifier.

2015 Motor racing. Lewis Hamilton wins the Italian Grand Prix.

 

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