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Today In Sports History for July 4's title three straight times.1980 - Bjorn Borg of Sweden wins his fifth men's title at Wimbledon, defeating John McEnroe 1-6, 7-5, 6-3, 6-7, 8-6.1992 - Andre Agassi beats Goran Ivanisevic 6-7 (8-10), 6-4, 6-4...
Today In Sports History for July 8

...with Rosie Casals for the women's doubles title; and pairs with Owen Davidson for the mixed doubles title.1984 - John McEnroe routs Jimmy Connors 6-1, 6-1, 6-2 in 100-degree heat to win Wimbledon.1990 - West Germany wins the World...
Today In Sports History for June 9

...the first No. 1 vs. No. 2 for the men's title at Roland Garros since in 1984, when Ivan Lendl beat top-ranked John McEnroe. Top-ranked Federer meets defending champion Rafael Nadal, who has a record 59 wins in a row on clay.2007 - Justine...
'Find your gift,' Pillars speaker says in talk of overcoming obstacles

...has obstacles, Crawford said, and everyone has gifts. He focused his energy on tennis, and while he didn't beat John McEnroe, he did achieve great things. Now his focus is on speaking - something he does with humor and openness - and encouraging...
Today in sports history for Wednesday, Apr. 15

...tiebreaker at the Monte Carlo Masters. Federer's 35-1 record this year is the best start on the men's tour since John McEnroe was 39-0 in 1984.2005 - Two-time Olympic champion Steven Lopez of the United States wins his third world taekwondo...
Today In Sports History for May 13

...6-2. The victory extends his winning streak on clay to 77 matches. By reaching the final, the Spaniard broke John McEnroe's record for most victories (75) on one surface.2012 - Manchester City wins the English title for the first time...
Today In Sports History: Nov. 28-29

...touchdowns on recovered fumbles in a 48-13 victory over the Washington Redskins.1982 - The United States, led by John McEnroe, beats France 4-1 to win the best-of-five Davis Cup championship.1982 - The Edmonton Eskimos beat the Toronto...
Today in sports history interception return and a fumble return.1981 - John McEnroe defeats Bjorn Borg to win his third straight men' interception return and a fumble return. 1981 - John McEnroe defeats Bjorn Borg to win his third straight men's...
Today In Sports History for Wednesday, Jan. 21

...35-31 victory over the Dallas Cowboys. Bradshaw, the game's MVP, completes 17 of 30 passes for 318 yards.1990 - John McEnroe becomes the first player thrown out of the Australian Open. McEnroe's tantrum comes while leading Mike Pernfors 6-1...
Today in sports history

...title match of the ATP Masters Cup. Federer breaks the record of 12 straight finals victories shared by Bjorn Borg and John McEnroe.2008 - Michigan's 42-7 drubbing by Ohio State ends the worst season in Michigan's 129 years of college football...


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