Sporting Events on this Day in History

Events in Sport for Friday 6th March 2015

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1895 - England beat Australia to win one of the best cricket series ever, 3-2
1895 - J T Brown hits the fastest 50 in Test Crickets (28 mins) Eng v Aust
1906 - Cubs sign 3rd baseman Harry Steinfeldt to complete Tinker-Evers-Chance
1919 - NHL Championship: Montreal Canadiens beat Ottawa Senators, 3 games to 1 with 1 tie
1922 - Babe Ruth signs 3 year contract with NY Yankees at $52,000 a year
1955 - Jackie Pung wins LPGA Jacksonville Golf Open
1964 - Cassius Clay joins the Nation of Islam and its leader Elijah Muhammad renames him Muhammad Ali
1965 - Bruce Taylor hits 105 for NZ v India in 1st Test Cricket innings
1967 - Muhammad Ali is ordered by selective service to be inducted
1971 - Test Cricket debut of Sunil Gavaskar, v West Indies at Port-of-Spain
1972 - Jack Nicklaus, passes Arnold Palmer as golf's all-time money winner
1974 - Ian & Greg Chappell score cricket
1982 - NBA highest scoring game: San Antonio beat Milwaukee 171-166 (3 OT)
1983 - Anne-Marie Palli wins LPGA Samaritan Turquoise Golf Classic
1985 - Enos Slaughter & Arky Vaughan are elected to Baseball Hall of Fame
1985 - Mike Tyson KOs Hector Mercedes in 1 round in his 1st pro fight
1988 - Betsy King wins LPGA Women's Kemper Golf Open/Helene Curtis Pro-Am
1988 - Julie Krone becomes winningest female jockey (1205 victories)
1988 - Orville Moodey shoots 63 at Seniors golf tournament
LPGA Golfer Betsy KingLPGA Golfer Betsy King 1994 - Colin Jackson runs world record 60m Hurdles indoor (7.30 sec)
1996 - Aravinda De Silva smashes 145 v Kenya in Cricket World Cup at Kandy Sri Lanka score 5-398 in 50 overs in World Cup v Kenya

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