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Events in Sport for Friday 28th November 2014

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1895 - America's 1st auto race starts; 6 cars, 55 miles, winner avg 7 MPH
1906 - Tommy Burns & Jack O'Brien fight to a draw in 20 for hw boxing title
1913 - Heavyweight Jack Johnson KOs Andre Spaul in Paris
1925 - NHL goalie Georges Vezina collapses & dies 4 months later of TB
1929 - Ernie Nevers scores all 40 pts for Chic Cards vs Bears (NFL record)
1931 - Bradman scores 226, the 1st Test Cricket century at Gabba, v South Africa
1945 - Australian Services draw second Victory Test Cricket v India at Calcutta
1950 - Walter O'Malley fires Burt Shotton as Dodgers manager
1953 - 41st CFL Grey Cup: Hamilton Tiger-Cats defeats Winn Blue Bombers, 12-6
1954 - Cleveland Browns' Horace Gillom sets club record with 80-yard punt
1957 - Warren Spahn of the Braves wins Cy Young Award
1958 - George "Punch" Imlach becomes coach of NHL's Toronto Maple Leafs
1958 - Test Cricket debut for Wes Hall, v India at Bombay
1959 - 47th CFL Grey Cup: Winn Blue Bombers defeats Hamilton Tiger-Cats, 21-7
1964 - 52nd CFL Grey Cup: BC Lions defeats Hamilton Tiger-Cats, 34-24
1965 - Kathy Whitworth wins LPGA Titleholders Golf Championship
1970 - 58th CFL Grey Cup: Montreal Alouettes defeat Calgary Stampeders, 23-10
1971 - 59th CFL Grey Cup: Calgary Stampeders defeats Toronto Argonauts, 14-11
1972 - LA Dodgers trade Frank Robinson to California Angels
LPGA Golfer Kathy WhitworthLPGA Golfer Kathy Whitworth 1975 - Test Cricket debut of Michael Anthony Holding, WI v Australia Brisbane
1976 - 64th CFL Grey Cup: Ottawa Rough Riders defeats Saskatchewan, 23-20
1981 - Bear Bryant wins his 315th game to out distance Alonzo Stagg & become College Football's winningest coach
1982 - 70th CFL Grey Cup: Edmonton Eskimos defeats Toronto Argonauts, 32-16
1982 - 71st Davis Cup: USA beats France in Grenoble (4-1)
1989 - Rickey Henderson signs record $3,000,000 per year Oak A's contract
1989 - Romanian gymnast Nadia Comaneci flees to Hungary
1993 - 81st CFL Grey Cup: Edmonton Eskimos defeats Winn Blue Bombers, 33-23
1999 - 87th CFL Grey Cup: Hamilton Tiger-Cats defeats Calgary Stampeders, 32-21
2010 - 98th CFL Grey Cup: Montreal Alouettes defeats Saskatchewan Roughriders, 21-18

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