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What happened in sport on this day..

December 29


 

 

year
Australian sporting history on this day
1898
Walter Lindrum was born.  He went on to be a world champion billiards player.
1960
Dave Gilbert, test cricket player - bowler, born
1960
David Boon, test cricket player - batsman, born
1965
Sally Ann Moffatt, cricketer, was born.
1974
Brad Hodge, test cricket player, born
1994
The yacht "Tasmania" took line honours in the 50th Sydney to Hobart yacht race in 2 days 16 hours and 48 minutes.
1994
Spin bowler Shane Warne took the first hat-trick in an Ashes test in almost 90 years at the MCG.
1996
Morning Glory broke the Sydney to Hobart yacht race record setting a new time of 2 days 14 hours 7 minutes and 10 seconds. The previous record was held by Kialoa for many years.
1997
The Australian Women's Cricket team won the World Cup for the 4th time defeating New Zealand at Calcutta in front of 80,000 spectators.
2005
In a race at Gosford, jockey sisters Tracy & Kathy O'Hara dead heated - an Australian first for sisters