1 October Today in Sports History

Posted: October 1, 2007 in Today in history

1941 – Yankees beat Dodgers 3-2 at Yankee Stadium in opener of World Series
1975 – Muhammad Ali TKOs Joe Frazier in 15 for heavyweight boxing title
1977 – Brazilian soccer great Pele’ retires with 1,281 goals in 1,363 games

2000 – Juan Antonio Samaranch, the chairman of the IOC declares Syndey the “best Olympic Games ever”

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