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What happened in sport on this day..

May 3


 

 

year
Australian sporting history on this day
1908
In Mt Gambier, runner Robert Leitch broke the Australian record by running 110 miles, 1483 yards in 24 hours.
1946
Jockey Bill Williamson rode 5 winners on the card at the Albury racecourse
1955
David Hookes, cricketer, was born.
1979
Phil Jacques, test cricket player - batsman, born
1983
61 year old potato farmer, Cliff Young, from Victoria, won the first Westfield Sydney to Melbourne ultra marathon in 7 days 9 hours and 47 minutes.
1990
James Pattinson, test cricket player - bowler, born
1992
The highest winning score was kicked in an AFL game when Geelong 37.17.239 defeated the Brisbane Bears 11.9.75.
2000
Anthony Mundine walked out on the St George Rugby League Club to become a boxer.
2004
Peter Frilingos, rugby league writer, died aged 59.
2013
Swimmer Thomas Fraser-Holmes set an Australian record time of 4.10.14 for the 400 metre Individual Medley at a meet in Adelaide
2014
Robert Thompson became the first Australian jockey to ride 4000 winners after riding Lay Down The Law to success at Newcastle. He rode his first winner at age 14 in 1973.