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Encyclopedia > 1886 in sports

See also: 1885 in sports, other events of 1886, 1887 in sports and the list of 'years in sports'. 1886 is a common year starting on Friday (click on link to calendar) // Events January 18 - Modern field hockey is born with the formation of The Hockey Association in England. ... This page indexes the individual year in sports pages. ...

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Baseball

Picture of Fenway Park. ... In baseball, the World Series is the championship series of Major League Baseball in the United States and Canada, played in October after the end of the regular season between the pennant winner of the American League and the pennant winner of the National League. ... The St. ... The Chicago Cubs are a Major League Baseball team based in Chicago, Illinois. ...

Boat race

Boat Race Logo Exhausted crews at the finish of the 2002 Boat Race The Boat Race is a rowing race between the rowing clubs of the University of Oxford and the University of Cambridge. ... Boat Race Logo Exhausted crews at the finish of the 2002 Boat Race The Boat Race is a rowing race between the rowing clubs of the University of Oxford and the University of Cambridge. ...

Football (Soccer)

Football is the name given to a number of different team sports. ... March 13 is the 72nd day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (73rd in leap years). ... Tinsley Lindley (October 27, 1865 in Nottingham - March 31, 1940 also in Nottingham) was an English footballer who still holds the record for scoring in 9 consecutive England matches between March 13, 1886 and April 7, 1888. ... This article lists various football records in relation to the England national football team. ... First International Scotland 0 - 0 England (Partick, Scotland; 30 November 1872) Largest win Ireland 0 - 13 England (Belfast, Northern Ireland; 18 February 1882) Worst defeat Hungary 7 - 1 England (Budapest, Hungary; 23 May 1954) World Cup Appearances 11 (First in 1950) Best result Winners, 1966 European Championship Appearances 7 (First... March 20 is the 79th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (80th in Leap years). ... John Alexander Lambie (December 18, 18681 - ?) was a Scottish footballer who still holds the record as the youngest Scotland player and captain of all-time. ... First International Scotland 0 - 0 England (Partick, Scotland; 30 November 1872) Largest win Scotland 9 - 0 Wales (Glasgow, Scotland; 23 March 1878) Worst defeat Uruguay 7 - 0 Scotland (Basel, Switzerland; 19 June 1954) World Cup Appearances 8 (First in 1954) Best result Round 1, all European Championship Appearances 2 (First... May 10 is the 130th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (131st in leap years). ... The Football Association (The FA) is the governing body of football in England (and the Crown dependencies of Jersey, Guernsey and the Isle of Man). ... See also Sport Club Corinthians Paulista and Corinthians F.C. (Isle of Man). ... In association football, a cap is an appearance for a national team. ... The FA Cups trophy is also known as the FA Cup. ... Blackburn Rovers is an English Premier League football club based in the town of Blackburn, Lancashire. ... West Bromwich Albion Football Club is an English football club formed by workers from Salters Spring Works in West Bromwich, West Midlands in 1878. ... The Royal Arsenal, originally known as the Woolwich Arsenal, carried out armaments manufacture, ammunition proofing and explosives research. ... December 11 is the 345th day (346th in leap years) of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Arsenal Football Club (also known as Arsenal, The Arsenal or The Gunners) are a football club based in north London. ...

Events

Royal motto (French): Dieu et mon droit (Translated: God and my right) Englands location within the UK Official language English de facto Capital London de facto Largest city London Area - Total Ranked 1st UK 130,395 km² Population - Total (mid-2004) - Density Ranked 1st UK 50. ... A game of field hockey in progress Field hockey is a popular sport for men and women in many countries around the world. ...

Births

September 25 is the 268th day of the year (269th in leap years). ... May Godfrey Sutton, born September 25, 1886 in Plymouth, England – died October 4, 1975, was a tennis champion and the first American to win the singles title at the Wimbledon Championships. ... 1975 was a common year starting on Wednesday (the link is to a full 1975 calendar). ...

Deaths


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