Today In Sporting History

Posted: October 31, 2007 in Today in history

In 1908, 4th Olympic games end in London. They will return in 2012 when london once again host the olympic family.

In 1983, Ron Grant completes a 217 day, 8,316 mile run around Australia.

In 1987, A pair in Coventry, England ties the world record for the longest singles tennis match at 80 hrs 21 minutes.

In 1993, 25 people killed during Ghana-Ivory Coast soccer match. A good examples of what happens our passion for sports gets out of hand.


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