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What happened in sport on this day..

October 28


 

 

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Australian sporting history on this day
1846
First bowling club in Australia formed at the rear of Turner's Bowling Green Club in Hobart.
1896
Australian cyclist Wally Kerr set a new world record for the mile at 1 minute and 57 seconds.
1962
Dawn Fraser became the first woman to swim freestyle 110 yards in under a minute when she went 59.9 secs at a trial in Melbourne, Victoria.
1966
Lionel Rose won the Australian Bantamweight Boxing Championship defeating Noel Kunde at Melbourne's Festival Hall.
1966
Tennis champ Margaret Smith married Barry Court - son of the then Western Australia Premier.
1980
Jockey Kerrin McEvoy was born in Streaky Bay (SA) - won the Melbourne Cup on Brew in 1980
2003
Jockey Robert Thompson rode 5 winners on the card at the Taree racecourse