July 1938 in Sport

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Events in Sport

Results 1 - 11 of 11

1st - 58th Wimbledon Mens Tennis: Don Budge beats Henry Austin (61 60 63)
2nd - 51st Wimbledon Womens Tennis: Helen Moody beats Helen Jacobs (6-4 6-0)
4th - 1st game at Shribe Park, Phila; Braves beat Phillies 10-5
6th - 6th All Star Baseball Game: NL wins 4-1 at Crosley Field, Cincinnati
8th - Would be start of Eng/Aust Test Cricket at Old Trafford Washout
15th - Arthur Fagg completes 244 & 202 in the same cricket game for Kent
16th - 21st PGA Championship: Paul Runyan at Shawnee CC Shawnee-on-Del Pa
20th - Finland awarded 1940 Olympic games after Japan withdraws
23rd - Bradman scores 103 in 178 mins on a Headingley sticky, 3rd Test
28th - Bradman scores 202 Aust v Somerset, 225 mins, 32 fours
29th - Olympic National Park forms

Birthdays in Sport

Results 1 - 10 of 10

1st - Chester Watson, West Indian cricket fast bowler (early 60s)
1st - Don Pavletich, baseball player
1st - Craig Anderson, baseball player
3rd - David Gandolfo, horse trainer
4th - Cyril Mitchley, cricket wicket-keeper (Transvaal, later Test umpire)
12th - Ron Fairly, American baseball player
15th - Enrique Figuerola Camue, Cuba, 100m runner (Olympic-silver-1964)
20th - Roger Hunt, English footballer
24th - John Sparling, NZ cricket all-rounder (11 Tests 1958-64)
30th - Vayachselav Ivanenko, USSR, 50K walker (Olympic-gold-1988)

Deaths in Sport

Results 1 - 3 of 3

4th - Suzanne Lenglen, 6 time Wimbledon champ, dies at 39 of anemia
5th - John McIlwraith, cricketer (Tests for Australia), dies
14th - Robert Poore, cricketer (3 Tests for South Africa in 1895-96 series), dies


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