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What happened in sport on this day..

January 2


 

 

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Australian sporting history on this day
1946
The yacht Rani won the Sydney to Hobart yacht race after being believed to be lost at sea.
1963
Australian surfer Midget Farrelly became the first non-Hawaiian to win the Makaka International Surfing Championship in Hawaii.
1965
Racehorse Oliver Twist won a race at Randwick race course starting at 250/1
1971
Sixty-six people were trampled to death when a crowd barrier broke at a soccer match in Glasgow, Scotland.
1978
Evonne Goolagong Cawley won her 4th Australian Open tennis title.
1979
Melbourne's first all female jockey race was held at Moonee Valley course. It was won by Macluen, ridden by Queenslander Cheryl Neale, in doing so became the first Queensland female rider to win a metropolitan race interstate.
1997
Jockey Lance O'Sullivan rode 5 winners on the card at the Auckland (NZ) racecourse