Events in Sport for Year 1894

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Jan 25th - James J Corbett KOs Charley Mitchell in 3 for Heavyweight boxing title
Jan 27th - 1st college basketball game, University of Chicago beats Chicago YMCA 19-11
Feb 3rd - 1st US steel sailing vessel, Dirigo, launched at Bath, Maine
Feb 23rd - Stanley Cup: Montreal AAA's awarded cup by trustees as Ottawa refuses to travel to Toronto to play
Mar 13th - J L Johnstone of England invents horse racing starting gate
Mar 22nd - Stanley Cup: Mont AAA beat Ottawa Generals, 3-1 (1st Cup game ever)
Apr 24th - French cyclist Henri Desgrange rides 100km in world record 2:39:18
Apr 24th - Phillies Lave Cross hits for cycle vs Bkln Dodgers
May 15th - 20th Kentucky Derby: Frank Goodale aboard Chant wins in 2:41
May 16th - Fire in Boston destroys baseball stadium & 170 other buildings
May 17th - 19th Preakness: Fred Taral aboard Assignee wins in 1:49.25
May 30th - Bobby Lowe is 1st to hit 4 HRs in 1 baseball game
Jun 15th - Phillies beat Cincinnati Reds, 21-8
Jun 19th - 28th Belmont: Willie Simms aboard Henry of Navarre wins in 1:56.5
Jun 23rd - The International Olympic Committee is founded at the Sorbonne, Paris, at the initiative of Baron Pierre de Coubertin.
Jun 24th - Decision to hold modern Olympics every 4 years
Jul 18th - 11th Wimbledon Women's Tennis: Blanche Hillyard beats E Austin (6-1 6-1)
Jul 18th - 18th Wimbledon Men's Tennis: Joshua Pim beats Wilfred Baddeley (10-8 6-2 8-6)
Aug 31st - Phillies Billy Hamilton steals 7 bases
Sep 4th - Soccer team Veendam 1894 forms
Dec 14th - Day One 1st Test Cricket Aus v Eng Aust 5-346 (Giffen 161, Gregory 85)
Dec 14th - Test Cricket debut of Joe Darling, Ernie Jones, Archie MacLaren
Dec 15th - Cricket day 2 1st T Aus v Eng Aus 586 (Gregory 201) England 3-130
Dec 17th - Cricket day 3 1T Australia v Engand; England 325 all out, 261 behind on 1st innings
Dec 18th - Cricket day 4 1T Aus v Eng England following on 4-268, 7 in front
Dec 19th - Cricket day 5 1T Aus v Eng Eng 437 all out, Aus need 177 are 2-113
Dec 20th - England beat Australia by 10 runs in the 1st six-day Test Cricket, Australia needed 177 to win, all out at 166 on 6th day
Dec 22nd - United States Golf Association forms (NYC)
Dec 24th - Soccer team Achilles '94 forms in Axes

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