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The examples and perspective in this article or section may not represent a worldwide view. ... See also: 1985 in sports, other events of 1986, 1987 in sports and the list of years in sports. // Auto Racing Stock car racing: Geoff Bodine won the Daytona 500 NASCAR Championship - Dale Earnhardt CART Racing - Bobby Rahal Indianapolis 500 - Bobby Rahal Formula One Championship - Alain Prost of France 24... See also: 1986 in sports, other events of 1987, 1988 in sports and the list of years in sports. // Auto Racing Stock car racing: Bill Elliott won the Daytona 500 NASCAR Championship - Dale Earnhardt CART Racing - Bobby Rahal won the season championship Indianapolis 500 - Al Unser, Sr. ... See also: 1987 in sports, other events of 1988, 1989 in sports and the list of years in sports. // Auto Racing Stock car racing: Bobby Allison won the Daytona 500 NASCAR Championship - Bill Elliott CART Racing - Danny Sullivan won the season championship Indianapolis 500 - Rick Mears Formula One Championship - Ayrton... See also: 1989 in sports, other events of 1990, 1991 in sports and the list of years in sports. // Auto Racing Stock car racing: Derrike Cope won the Daytona 500 NASCAR Championship - Dale Earnhardt CART Racing - Al Unser, Jr. ... See also: 1990 in sports, other events of 1991, 1992 in sports and the list of years in sports. // Auto Racing Stock car racing: Ernie Irvan won the Daytona 500 NASCAR Championship - Dale Earnhardt CART Racing - Michael Andretti won the season championship Indianapolis 500 - Rick Mears Formula One Championship - Ayrton... // August 1 — Olympic Marathon, Barcelona (Spain) Womens Winner: Valentina Yegorova (EUN) 2:32:41 August 9 — Olympic Marathon, Barcelona (Spain) Mens Winner: Hwang Young-Cho (KOR) 2:13:23 October 11 — Enschede Marathon, Netherlands Mens Winner: Willie Mtolo (RSA) 2:13:39 Womens Winner: Natalia Repescko... These pages contain the trends of millennia and centuries. ... Alternative meaning: Nineteenth Century (periodical) (18th century — 19th century — 20th century — more centuries) As a means of recording the passage of time, the 19th century was that century which lasted from 1801-1900 in the sense of the Gregorian calendar. ... (19th century - 20th century - 21st century - more centuries) Decades: 1900s 1910s 1920s 1930s 1940s 1950s 1960s 1970s 1980s 1990s As a means of recording the passage of time, the 20th century was that century which lasted from 1901–2000 in the sense of the Gregorian calendar (1900–1999... 20XX redirects here. ... This is a list of decades which have articles with more information about them. ... the first thing that was invented was the automatic DILDO. Education grew explosively because of a very strong demand for high school and college education. ... The 1960s decade refers to the years from 1960 to 1969. ... The 1970s decade refers to the years from 1970 to 1979, also called The Seventies. ... The 1980s refers to the years from 1980 to 1989. ... For the band, see 1990s (band). ... This article is about the first decade of the 21st century. ... The 2010s decade is a period of 10 pooping years that begins on January 1, 2010 and later ends on December 31, 2019 inclusive. ... This page indexes the individual years pages. ... Year 1986 (MCMLXXXVI) was a common year starting on Wednesday (link displays 1986 Gregorian calendar). ... Year 1987 (MCMLXXXVII) was a common year starting on Thursday (link displays 1987 Gregorian calendar). ... Year 1988 (MCMLXXXVIII) was a leap year starting on Friday (link displays 1988 Gregorian calendar). ... Year 1989 (MCMLXXXIX) was a common year starting on Sunday (link displays 1989 Gregorian calendar). ... Year 1990 (MCMXC) was a common year starting on Monday (link displays the 1990 Gregorian calendar). ... Year 1991 (MCMXCI) was a common year starting on Tuesday (link will display the 1991 Gregorian calendar). ... Year 1992 (MCMXCII) was a leap year starting on Wednesday (link will display full 1992 Gregorian calendar). ...

Artistic Gymnastics

Artistic Gymnastics is a discipline of gymnastics in which competitors perform short routines (ranging from approximately 30 to 90 seconds) on different apparatus, obviously less for vaulting (see lists below). ... The 25th Artistic Gymnastics World Championships were held in Stuttgart, West Germany, in 1989. ... Svetlana Leonidovna Boginskaya (also spelled Boguinskaia (according to French transliteration) and Boginskaia, Belarusian: Сьвятлана Леанідаўна Багінская, Russian: Светлана Леонидовна Богинская, born February 9, 1973 in Minsk) is a Soviet/Belarusian gymnast. ...

Athletics

A womens 400 m hurdles race on a typical outdoor red rubber track in the Helsinki Olympic Stadium in Finland. ...

Decathlon

  • Best Year Performance

Decathlon is an athletic event combining 10 track and field events. ... Image File history File links This is a lossless scalable vector image. ... Dave Johnson (David Allen Johnson), born April 7, 1963 in North Dakota, grew up in Missoula, Montana on the 2400 block of North Ave. ...

Marathon

Modern day marathon runners The word marathon refers to a long-distance road running event of 42. ...

International Races

  • May 1 Flag of Italy Rome Marathon, Italy
    • Men's Winner: Guido Genicco (ITA) 2:20:43
    • Women's Winner: Pascaline Wangui (KEN) 2:46:28
  • November 6 Flag of Portugal Lisbon Marathon, Portugal
    • Men's Winner: Joaquim Silva (POR) 2:16:56
    • Women's Winner: Evany Souza (BRA) 2:47:27

is the 29th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Japan. ... The Osaka International Ladies Marathon is an annual marathon race for women over the classic distance of 42km and 195 metres held in the city of Osaka, Japan, and hosted by Japan Association of Athletics Federations ), Kansai Telecasting Corporation joining Fuji News Network (FNN) and Fuji Network System (FNS)), the... Lorraine Mary Moller (born June 1, 1955 in Putaruru) is a former athlete from New Zealand, who competed mainly in the marathon. ... This article is about the day. ... Image File history File links This is a lossless scalable vector image. ... The Los Angeles Marathon is an annual marathon held in Los Angeles, California since 1986. ... is the 78th day of the year (79th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Japan. ... The Tokyo Marathon held in Tokyo, Japan, is one of the prominent marathon races of the year. ... Hiromi Taniguchi (born April 5, 1960) is a former Japanese long-distance runner best known for winning the gold medal in the marathon at the 1991 World Championships in Athletics in Tokyo. ... is the 106th day of the year (107th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Netherlands. ... The Rotterdam Marathon is an annual marathon arranged in Rotterdam, Netherlands since 1981. ... Belayneh Densamo (born June 28, 1965 in Diramo Afarrara, Sidamo) is a long distance track and road running athlete from Ethiopia. ... is the 107th day of the year (108th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Image File history File links This is a lossless scalable vector image. ... The 100th running of the Boston Marathon, 1996 The Boston Marathon is an annual marathon sporting event hosted by the city of Boston, Massachusetts, on Patriots Day, the third Monday of April. ... Abebe Mekonnen (born 1964) is an Ethiopian long-distance runner. ... Ingrid Kristiansen (born March 21, 1956), from Norway, was the best female long distance runner in the second half of the 1980s. ... is the 113th day of the year (114th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_United_Kingdom. ... Runners surge out of the Blackfriars Bridge underpass onto the Victoria Embankment; two miles to go The London Marathon is a road marathon that has been held each year in London since 1981, usually in April. ... Douglas Wakiihuri (born September 26, 1963) is a former Kenyan long-distance runner who won the gold medal in the marathon at the 1987 World Championships in Athletics in Rome. ... is the 120th day of the year (121st in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Image File history File links This is a lossless scalable vector image. ... The Paris Marathon is an annual marathon foot-race which takes place from the Champs Elysées heading towards the Place de la Concorde and continuing through the city to finish at Foch Avenue. ... Stephen (Steve or Steven) Brace (born July 7, 1961) is a former long-distance runner from Wales, who represented the United Kingdom in the mens marathon at the 1992 and 1996 Summer Olympics. ... is the 121st day of the year (122nd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Italy. ... The Rome City Marathon is an annual marathon sporting event hosted by the city of Rome, Italy on a Sunday of March. ... is the 128th day of the year (129th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Netherlands. ... The Amsterdam Marathon is an annual marathon race over the classic distance of 42km and 195 meters held in Amsterdam, The Netherlands since 1975. ... Gerard Nijboer (born 18 August 1955 in Hasselt) was a Dutch athlete who competed mainly in the Marathon. ... is the 141st day of the year (142nd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Germany. ... The Hamburg Marathon is an annual marathon race over the classic distance of 42km and 195 metres held in the city of Hamburg, Germany. ... is the 238th day of the year (239th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Netherlands. ... The Enschede Marathon is an annual marathon race over the classic distance of 42km and 195 metres held in the city of Enschede, The Netherlands. ... Marti ten Kate (born December 16, 1958) is a retired long-distance runner from the Netherlands, who represented his native country at the 1988 Summer Olympics in Seoul, South Korea. ... is the 274th day of the year (275th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Germany. ... The Berlin Marathon is an annual marathon in Berlin, the capital of Germany. ... Gidamis Shahanga (born September 4, 1957 in Katesh) is a retired Tanzanian long-distance runner who specialized in the 10,000 metres and the marathon race. ... is the 288th day of the year (289th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Peoples_Republic_of_China. ... The Beijing International Marathon is an annual race held in October in Beijing, China. ... “PRC” redirects here. ... is the 302nd day of the year (303rd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Image File history File links This is a lossless scalable vector image. ... The LaSalle Bank Chicago Marathon, held in Chicago, is one of the largest marathon road races in the world, as well as one of the fastest growing. ... is the 309th day of the year (310th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Image File history File links This is a lossless scalable vector image. ... The New York City Marathon is an annual marathon foot-race run over a 42,195 m (26. ... Juma Ikangaa (born July 19, 1957 in Tanzania) is a world-class marathon runner, a sentimental favorite in Boston after finishing second three years in a row at the Boston Marathon from 1988-1990. ... Ingrid Kristiansen (born March 21, 1956), from Norway, was the best female long distance runner in the second half of the 1980s. ... is the 310th day of the year (311th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Portugal. ... is the 323rd day of the year (324th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Japan. ... The Tokyo Marathon held in Tokyo, Japan, is one of the prominent marathon races of the year. ... is the 337th day of the year (338th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Japan. ... Fukuoka marathon, held in Fukuoka (Japan), is a prominent international marathon race started in 1947. ... is the 344th day of the year (345th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Image File history File links This is a lossless scalable vector image. ... The Honolulu Marathon is one of the worlds largest marathons. ... Simon Robert Naali (born 9 March 1966) is a retired Tanzanian marathon runner. ... Carolina (Carla) Alwina Hubertina Beurskens (born February 10, 1952 in Tegelen, Limburg) was one of Hollands most prominent female long distance runners from the second half of the seventies until far into the nineties of last century, including all distances from 3000 metres until the marathon. ...

National Champions

is the 267th day of the year (268th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Image File history File links This is a lossless scalable vector image. ... Peter Maher was a Canadian marathon runner who competed mainly in the 1990s. ...

Auto Racing

A Peugeot 206 World Rally Car Motor racing and Motorsports redirect here. ... NEXTEL Cup drivers practice for the 2004 Daytona 500 Stock car racing is a form of automobile racing found mainly in the United States and Great Britain held largely on oval rings of between approximately a quarter-mile and 2. ... Darrell Lee Waltrip (born February 5, 1947 in Owensboro, Kentucky) is a three-time former NASCAR Winston Cup champion, the 1989 Daytona 500 winner, and current television race commentator with Fox Broadcasting Company. ... The Daytona 500 is a 200-lap, 500 mile (805 km) NASCAR NEXTEL Cup Series race held annually at the Daytona International Speedway in Daytona Beach, Florida. ... NASCAR Nextel Cup logo NEXTEL Cup trophy, adopted in 2004 4-time champion Jeff Gordon poses with the Winston Cup trophy (used prior to 2004) The NASCAR Championship is the championship held in NASCARs top stock car racing series. ... Rusty Wallace on his way to his 55th and final victory in the 2004 Advance Auto Parts 500 at Martinsville Speedway. ... A cart is a vehicle or device, using two wheels and normally one horse, designed for transport. ... Emerson Fittipaldi (born December 12, 1946, São Paulo, Brazil) is a highly successful open-wheel racing series driver, winning world championships in both Formula One and CART, and the Indianapolis 500 twice. ... “Indy 500” redirects here. ... Emerson Fittipaldi (born December 12, 1946, São Paulo, Brazil) is a highly successful open-wheel racing series driver, winning world championships in both Formula One and CART, and the Indianapolis 500 twice. ... F1 redirects here. ... Alain Marie Pascal Prost, OBE (born 24 February 1955) is a French racing driver. ... The 24 Hours of Le Mans (24 Heures du Mans) is the worlds most famous sports car endurance race, held annually at Circuit de la Sarthe near Le Mans, France, in the French Sarthe département. ... Jochen Mass, born September 30, 1946 was a Formula One driver from Germany. ... Manuel Reuter is a German race car driver. ... A swedish race car driver who won the Le Mans 24 hours in 1989 driving a Sauber-Mercedes C9. ... Rallying (international) or rally racing (US) is a form of automobile racing that takes place on normal roads with modified production or specially built road cars. ... Massimo Miki Biasion, of Italy, is a one-time international rally driver and champion. ... Lancia (pronounced Lan-cha) is an Italian automobile manufacturer founded in 1906 by Vincenzo Lancia and which became part of the Fiat Group in 1969. ... The World Rally Championship (WRC) is a rallying series organised by the FIA, culminating with a champion driver and manufacturer. ... Massimo Miki Biasion, of Italy, is a one-time international rally driver and champion. ... Stephane Sarrazin driving a Subaru Impreza WRC on the Monte Carlo Rally Carlos Sainz driving a Toyota Corolla WRC on the Monte Carlo Rally Carlssons replica 1963 Monte Carlo Saab 96 rally car at Linköping, on the occasion of the Diamond Jubilee of SAAB in 1997 The Monte... The Lancia Delta is a small family car produced by Italian automaker Lancia from 1979 to 1994. ... Top Fuel dragster Drag racing is a sport in which cars race down a track with a set distance as fast as possible. ... The National Hot Rod Association, known as the NHRA, was founded by Wally Parks in 1951 in the State of California to provide a governing body to organize and promote the sport of drag racing. ... Clocked Speed = 314 mph (506 km/h), Kwinana Race Track, W.A., 2005 Top fuel dragster time (4. ...

Baseball

  • April 8 - One-handed pitcher Jim Abbott makes his major-league debut with the California Angels, without spending a single day in the minor leagues. He went on to a 12-12 record for the season.
  • August 15 - Dave Dravecky's comeback bid ends tragically when his pitching arm breaks in the sixth inning of his second start. Two years later, the cancer-stricken arm would be amputated.
  • August 24 - Following an investigation that he gambled on baseball, superstar player Pete Rose is banned from baseball for life.

This article is about the sport. ... April 8 is the 98th day of the year (99th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... For other people with this name, see James Abbott. ... Major league affiliations American League (1961–present) West Division (1969–present) Current uniform Retired Numbers 11, 26, 29, 30, 42, 50 Name Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim (2005–present) Anaheim Angels (1997-2004) California Angels (1965-1996) Los Angeles Angels (1961-1965) Other nicknames The Halos, The Wings, The Seraphs... is the 222nd day of the year (223rd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Major league affiliations National League (1883–present) West Division (1969–present) Current uniform Retired Numbers NY, NY, 3, 4, 11, 24, 27, 30, 36, 42, 44 Name San Francisco Giants (1958–present) New York Giants (1885–1957) New York Gothams (1883–1885) Other nicknames Jints, Gigantes, G-Men Ballpark AT... David Francis Dravecky (born February 14, 1956 in Youngstown, Ohio) is a Christian motivational speaker, author, and former Major League Baseball player for the San Diego Padres (1982-87) and San Francisco Giants (1987-89). ... is the 227th day of the year (228th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... David Francis Dravecky (born February 14, 1956 in Youngstown, Ohio) is a Christian motivational speaker, author, and former Major League Baseball player for the San Diego Padres (1982-87) and San Francisco Giants (1987-89). ... is the 236th day of the year (237th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Peter Edward Pete Rose, Sr. ... For other events named World Series, see World Series (disambiguation). ... Major league affiliations American League (1901–present) West Division (1969–present) Current uniform Retired Numbers 9, 27, 34, 42, 43, (As) Name Oakland Athletics (1968–present) Kansas City Athletics (1955-1967) Philadelphia Athletics (1901-1954) (Referred to as As) Other nicknames The As, The White Elephants, The... Major league affiliations National League (1883–present) West Division (1969–present) Current uniform Retired Numbers NY, NY, 3, 4, 11, 24, 27, 30, 36, 42, 44 Name San Francisco Giants (1958–present) New York Giants (1885–1957) New York Gothams (1883–1885) Other nicknames Jints, Gigantes, G-Men Ballpark AT... David Keith Stewart (born February 19, 1957 in Oakland, California) was a dominant right-handed starting pitcher in Major League Baseball during the late 1980s and early 1990s. ...

Basketball

This article is about the sport. ... The NCAA Mens Division I Basketball Championship is held each spring featuring 65 of the top college basketball teams in the United States. ... The University of Michigan, Ann Arbor (U of M, UM or simply Michigan) is a coeducational public research university in the state of Michigan, and one of the foremost universities in the United States. ... “Seton Hall” redirects here. ... NBA redirects here. ... NBA redirects here. ... The Detroit Pistons are a team in the National Basketball Association based in the Detroit metropolitan area. ... The Los Angeles Lakers are a National Basketball Association (NBA) team based in Los Angeles, California. ... The National Basketball League is Australias top-level professional basketball competition. ... The North Melbourne Giants were an Australian basketball team, that played in Melbourne, Victoria, in the National Basketball League. ... The Canberra Cannons were a basketball team competing in the Australian National Basketball League. ...

Boxing

  • May 29 to June 328th European Amateur Boxing Championships held in Athens, Greece
    • Light Flyweight (– 48 kg): Ivailo Marinov (Bulgaria)
    • Flyweight (– 51 kg): Yuri Arbaczakov (Soviet Union)
    • Bantamweight (– 54 kg): Serafim Todorov (Bulgaria)
    • Featherweight (– 57 kg): Kirkor Kirkorov (Bulgaria)
    • Lightweight (– 60 kg): Konstantin Tszyu (Soviet Union)
    • Light Welterweight (– 63.5 kg): Igor Ruznikov (Soviet Union)
    • Welterweight (– 67 kg): Siegfried Mehnert (East Germany)
    • Light Middleweight (– 71 kg): Israel Akopkochyan (Soviet Union)
    • Middleweight (– 75 kg): Henry Maske (East Germany)
    • Light Heavyweight (– 81 kg): Sven Lange (East Germany)
    • Heavyweight (– 91 kg): Arnold Vanderlyde (Netherlands)
    • Super Heavyweight (+ 91 kg): Ulli Kaden (East Germany)
    • Womens Heavyweight ( - 81 kg): Kayla Crist(USA) knocks out Olivia Canales (Mexico)

For other senses of these words, see boxing (disambiguation) or boxer (disambiguation). ... is the 42nd day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Grenoble (Arpitan: Grenoblo) is a city and commune in south-east France situated at the foot of the Alps where the Drac joins the Isère River. ... Donald Curry (born September 7, 1961) was a Fort Worth fighter, called the Lone Star Cobra. Curry, who had an amateur record of 400-4, made the 1980 United States Olympic team, but could not compete due to the U.S. boycott. ... is the 149th day of the year (150th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... is the 154th day of the year (155th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... The Mens 1989 European Amateur Boxing Championships were held in Athens, Greece from May 29 to June 3, with the participation of 160 fighters from 26 countries. ... For other uses, see Athens (disambiguation). ... Ivailo Marinov (Bulgarian: ) (born Ismail Mustafov on July 12, 1960 in Varna) is a Bulgarian boxer, who won the bronze medal at the Moscow Olympics in 1980 in the light flyweight category (– 48kg), and the gold medal in the same category at the 1988 Summer Olympics in Seoul, South Korea. ... Serafim Todorov (born July 6, 1969) was a Bulgarian boxer at the 1996 Summer Olympics who won a silver medal. ... Konstantin Kostya the Goit Tszyu (Russian: Константин (Костя) Цзю, pronounced in Australian English) (born September 19, 1969) is a Russian- born boxer of mixed Russian, Korean and Mongol descent. ... Henry Maske (born January 6, 1964 in Treuenbrietzen) is a former German boxer, who was one of the most popular German sports figures, not only because of his success but also because of his exemplary mannerism and outstanding fair play. ... Arnold Petrus Maria Vanderlyde (born January 24, 1963 in Sittard) is a former boxer from The Netherlands, who participated in three Summer Olympics and won a bronze medal each time in the heavyweight division, starting in 1984 in Los Angeles, California. ...

Cycling

Police officer on a bicycle Cycling is a means of transport, a form of recreation, and a sport. ... The Giro dItalia, also simply known as the Giro, is a long distance road bicycle racing stage race for professional cyclists held over three weeks in May or early June in and around Italy. ... Laurent Fignon (born August 12, 1960 in Paris) is a French cyclist, who won the Tour de France twice in 1983 and 1984, and missed winning it a third time, in 1989, by a very narrow margin. ... For other uses, see Tour de France (disambiguation). ... Gregory James Greg LeMond (born June 26, 1961 in Lakewood, California) is a former professional road bicycle racer from the United States and a three time winner of the Tour de France. ... The UCI Road World Championships, often referred to as the World Cycling Championships, is the annual world championship for bicycle road racing organized by the Union Cycliste Internationale (UCI). ... Gregory James Greg LeMond (born June 26, 1961 in Lakewood, California) is a former professional road bicycle racer from the United States and a three time winner of the Tour de France. ...

Dogsled racing

Dogsled racing is a winter dog sport involving the timed competition of teams of sleddogs that pull a sled, on the runners of which the dog driver or musher stands. ... For the current race, see 2007 Iditarod The Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race, usually called the Iditarod, is an annual dog sled race in Alaska, where mushers and teams of dogs cover about 1,150 miles (1,852 km) in eight to fifteen days. ...

Field Hockey

A game of field hockey in progress Field hockey is a sport for men, women and children in many countries around the world. ...

World Competitions

  • Men's Champions Trophy in Berlin, West Germany
    • Gold Medal: Australia
    • Silver Medal: West Germany
    • Bronze Medal: The Netherlands
  • Women's World Cup Qualifier Tournament in New Delhi, India
    • Gold Medal: South Korea
    • Silver Medal: China
    • Bronze Medal: Spain
  • Women's Champions Trophy in Frankfurt, West Germany
    • Gold Medal: South Korea
    • Silver Medal: Australia
    • Bronze Medal: West Germany

Nickname: Location of Madison in Dane County, Wisconsin Coordinates: , Municipality City Incorporated 1848 Government  - Mayor Dave Cieslewicz Area  - City 219. ... This article is about the capital of Germany. ... , This article is about the urban region that is the capital of India. ... The second edition of the Womens Champions Trophy took place from September 3 to September 10, 1989 in Frankfurt, West Germany. ... For other uses, see Frankfurt (disambiguation). ...

Regional Competitions

  • Men's Asia Cup in New Delhi, India
    • Gold Medal: Pakistan
    • Silver Medal: India
    • Bronze Medal: South Korea

Culture Tourist Attractions Delhi offers a multitude of interesting places and attractions to the visitor, so much so that it becomes difficult to decide from where to begin exploring the city. ...

Figure skating

Figure skating is an ice skating sporting event where individuals, mixed couples, or groups perform spins, jumps, and other moves on the ice, often to music. ... The World Figure Skating Championships is an annual event sanctioned by the International Skating Union in which elite figure skaters compete for the title of World Champion. ... Browning skates during the 2000 Stars on Ice tour Kurt Browning (born June 18, 1966) is a prominent Canadian figure skater who was extremely popular during the late 1980s and 1990s. ... Midori Ito ) (born August 13, 1969) is a former Japanese figure skater. ... Ekaterina Alexandrovna Gordeeva (Russian: ) (born May 28, 1971) is a former Soviet Olympic and World figure skating champion. ... Sergei Mikhailovich Grinkov (February 4, 1967 - November 20, 1995, Lake Placid, New York, United States) was an Olympic and World figure skating champion. ... Marina Klimova (born June 28th, 1966) is a Russian figure skater in Ice dancing. ... Sergei Vladilenovich Ponomarenko (Russian: ) (born October 6th, 1960) is a Russian figure skater in ice dancing. ...

Football (American)

Look up Football in Wiktionary, the free dictionary. ... Date January 22, 1989 Stadium Joe Robbie Stadium City Miami, Florida MVP Jerry Rice, Wide receiver Favorite 49ers by 7 National anthem Billy Joel Coin toss Nick Buoniconti, Bob Griese, and Larry Little Referee Jerry Seeman Halftime show Be Bop Bamboozled - South Florida-area dancers and performers, and 3-D... City San Francisco, California Other nicknames Niners, The Red And Gold, Bay Bombers Team colors Cardinal red, metallic gold and black Head Coach Mike Nolan Owner Denise DeBartolo York and John York General manager Lal Heneghan Mascot Sourdough Sam League/Conference affiliations All-America Football Conference (1946-1949) Western Division... City Cincinnati, Ohio Team colors Black, Orange and White Head Coach Marvin Lewis Owner Mike Brown Mascot Who Dey League/Conference affiliations American Football League (1968-1969) Western Division (1968-1969) National Football League (1970–present) American Football Conference (1970-present) AFC Central (1970-2001) AFC North (2002-present) Team...

Football (Australian rules football)

Look up Football in Wiktionary, the free dictionary. ... High marking is a key skill and spectacular attribute of Australian rules football Precise field and goal kicking using the oval shaped ball is the key skill in Australian rules football Australian rules football, also known as Australian football, Aussie rules, or simply football or footy is a code of... This article is about the present day Victorian state football league. ... Hawthorn Football Club, nicknamed The Hawks, are an Australian rules football club playing in the Australian Football League (AFL). ... Geelong Football Club, nicknamed The Cats, is an Australian rules football club in the Australian Football League with a rich history. ... The Charles Brownlow Trophy, better known as the Brownlow Medal, is the medal awarded to the best and fairest player in the Australian Football League during the regular season (ie not including finals matches) as decided upon by umpires. ... Paul Couch is a retired Australian Rules Football player. ...

Football (Canadian)

Look up Football in Wiktionary, the free dictionary. ... Then Prime Minister Joe Clark presents the 1979 Grey Cup to victorious Edmonton Eskimos Danny Kepley and Tom Wilkinson. ... The Saskatchewan Roughriders is a Canadian Football League team based in Regina, Saskatchewan, founded in 1910. ... The Hamilton Tiger-Cats are a Canadian Football League team based in Hamilton, Ontario, founded in 1950 with the merger of the Hamilton Tigers and the Hamilton Flying Wildcats. ... The Vanier Cup (French: Coupe Vanier) is the championship trophy of Canadian Interuniversity Sport mens football. ... -1... The University of Saskatchewan, Canada, began in 1907 and has operated teams that compete with others since 1911. ...

Football (Soccer)

For an extensive coverage see 1989 in football (soccer)

Look up Football in Wiktionary, the free dictionary. ... Soccer redirects here. ... To meet Wikipedias quality standards, this article or section may require cleanup. ...

Gaelic Athletic Association

For other uses, see GAA (disambiguation). ... Camogie (in Irish, camógaíocht) is a Celtic team sport, the womens variant of hurling. ... The Kilkenny County Board of the Gaelic Athletic Association (Irish: Cummann Luthchleas Gael Coiste Contae Cill Chainnigh) or Kilkenny GAA is one of the 32 county boards of the GAA in Ireland, and is responsible for Gaelic Games in County Kilkenny. ... The Kilkenny County Board of the Gaelic Athletic Association (Irish: Cummann Luthchleas Gael Coiste Contae Cill Chainnigh) or Kilkenny GAA is one of the 32 county boards of the GAA in Ireland, and is responsible for Gaelic Games in County Kilkenny. ... Gaelic Football (Irish: Peil, Peil Gaelach or Caid ), commonly referred to as football, or Gaelic , is a form of football played mainly in Ireland. ... The Gaelic Athletic Association The All-Ireland Senior Football Championship (known for sponsorship reasons as the Bank of Ireland Football Championship) is the premier knockout competition in the game of Gaelic football played in Ireland. ... The Cork County Board of the Gaelic Athletic Association (GAA) (or Cork GAA) is one of the 32 county boards of the GAA in Ireland, and is responsible for Gaelic Games in County Cork. ... The Mayo County Board of the Gaelic Athletic Association (Irish: Cumann Luthchleas Gael Coiste Maigh Eo) or Mayo GAA is one of the 32 county boards of the GAA in Ireland, and is responsible for Gaelic Games in County Mayo and the Mayo inter-county football and hurling teams. ... The National Football League (known for sponsorship reasons as the Allianz National Football League) is a Gaelic football tournament held annually between the county teams of Ireland, under the auspices of the Gaelic Athletic Association. ... The Cork County Board of the Gaelic Athletic Association (GAA) (or Cork GAA) is one of the 32 county boards of the GAA in Ireland, and is responsible for Gaelic Games in County Cork. ... The Dublin County Board of the Gaelic Athletic Association (GAA) (Irish: Cummann Luthchleas Gael Coiste Contae Ath Cliath) or Dublin GAA is one of the 32 county boards of the GAA in Ireland, and is responsible for Gaelic Games in County Dublin. ... Ladies Gaelic Football is the most prominent amateur team sport for women in Ireland. ... The Kerry County Board of the Gaelic Athletic Association (or Kerry GAA) is one of the 32 county boards of the GAA in Ireland, and is responsible for Gaelic Games in County Kerry. ... The Kerry County Board of the Gaelic Athletic Association (or Kerry GAA) is one of the 32 county boards of the GAA in Ireland, and is responsible for Gaelic Games in County Kerry. ... For the Cornish sport, see Cornish Hurling. ... The All-Ireland Senior Hurling Championship (known for sponsorship reasons as the Guinness Hurling Championship) is the premier knockout competition in the game of hurling played in Ireland. ... The Tipperary County Board of the Gaelic Athletic Association (GAA) (Irish: Cumann Luthchleas Gael Coiste Contae Tiobraid Árainn) or Tipperary GAA is one of the 32 county boards of the GAA in Ireland, and is responsible for Gaelic Games in County Tipperary. ... The Antrim County Board of the Gaelic Athletic Association (Irish: Cumann Lúthchleas Gael Coiste Chontae Aontroma) or Antrim GAA is one of the 32 county boards of the GAA in Ireland, and is responsible for Gaelic Games in County Antrim. ... The National Hurling League (known for sponsorship reasons as the Allianz National Hurling League) is a hurling tournament held annually between the county teams of Ireland, under the auspices of the Gaelic Athletic Association. ...

Golf

Men's Golf This article is about the sport. ... Golfer teeing off at the start of a hole Golf is an outdoor game where individual players or teams play a small ball into a hole using various clubs. ...

Women's Golf The Major Championships, often referred to simply as the Majors are the four most prestigious annual golf tournaments in mens professional golf. ... The Masters is one of four Grand Slam golf tournaments. ... Personal Information Birth 18 July 1957 ) (age 49) Welwyn Garden City, England Height 6 ft 3 in (1. ... The United States Open Golf Tournament is an annual mens golf tournament staged by the United States Golf Association each June. ... Curtis Northrup Strange (born 1955) is a U.S. golfer. ... The Champions Belt & The Claret Jug. ... Mark Calcavecchia (b. ... The PGA Championship (often referred to as the U.S. PGA Championship outside of North America) is an annual golf tournament conducted by the Professional Golfers Association of America as part of the PGA Tour. ... Payne Stewart on the cover of the 2001 paperback edition of the authorised biography by Tracey Stewart with Ken Abraham. ... The PGA Tour is an organization that operates the USAs main professional golf tours. ... // Tom Kite (born December 9, 1949 in Austin, Texas) is an American golfer. ... The Champions Tour, a golf tour run by the PGA TOUR, hosts 30 events annually in the United States and Canada for golfers 50 and older. ... Sir Bob Charles KNZM CBE (born March 14, 1936) is one of the world’s greatest left handed golfers, winner of more than 70 titles and first lefty to win one of golf’s Majors. ... The Ryder Cup is a golf trophy contested biennially in an event called the Ryder Cup Matches by teams from Europe and the United States. ... For other uses, see Europe (disambiguation). ... Golfer teeing off at the start of a hole Golf is an outdoor game where individual players or teams play a small ball into a hole using various clubs. ...

The United States Open Golf Tournament is an annual mens golf tournament staged by the United States Golf Association each June. ... Betsy King (born August 13, 1955 in Reading, Pennsylvania) is a professional golfer. ... The LPGA Championship, currently known for sponsorship reasons as the McDonalds LPGA Championship, is the second-longest running tournament in the history of the Ladies Professional Golf Association surpassed only by the U.S. Womens Open. ... Nancy Lopez (born January 6, 1957 in Torrance, California) is one of the most accomplished women in the history of professional womens golf. ... Betsy King (born August 13, 1955 in Reading, Pennsylvania) is a professional golfer. ... LPGA stands for Ladies Professional Golf Association. ...

Thoroughbred Horse Racing

Thoroughbred horse racing in the United Kingdom is governed by the Horseracing Regulatory Authority (the HRA) which makes and enforces the rules, issues licences or permits to trainers and jockeys, and runs the races through their race course officials. ... The Melbourne Cup is Australias major annual thoroughbred horse race. ... The Australian thoroughbred horse Tawrrific established a new race record of 3 minutes and 17. ... The Queens Plate is North Americas oldest thoroughbred horse race, run at a distance of 1 1/4 miles for 3-year-old thoroughbed horses, foaled in Canada, run annually in July at Woodbine Racetrack, Etobicoke (Toronto), Ontario. ... With Approval (born 1986 in Ontario is a Thoroughbred racehorse who won the Canadian Triple Crown in 1989 under jockey Don Seymour. ... Races at Lonchamp - Édouard Manet, 1867 The Prix de LArc de Triomphe is a flat thoroughbred horse race of a 2400 metres (about 1 mile 4 furlongs) raced on turf for 3 year olds and up, Colts, horses, Fillies and mares (exclude geldings). ... The Irish Derby is a Group 1 flat horse race in the Republic of Ireland for three-year-old thoroughbred colts and fillies run over a distance of 1 mile 4 furlongs (2,414 metres) at the Curragh, County Kildare in late June / early July. ... The Triple Crown of Thoroughbred Racing (Triple Crown for short, but the term is also used in other sports, and thus the full name should be used when it could cause confusion) consists of three races for three-year-old thoroughbred horses. ... The Two Thousand Guineas Stakes is a Group 1 1 mile (1600 meters) thoroughbred flat racing horse race for 3-year-olds colts and fillies run in May of each year over the Rowley Mile at Newmarket, Suffolk, England. ... Nashwan is an in-joke in computer games developed by the Bitmap Brothers. ... Epsom Derby, Théodore Géricault, 1821. ... Nashwan is an in-joke in computer games developed by the Bitmap Brothers. ... The St. ... Palazzo Medici in Florence. ... The Triple Crown of Thoroughbred Racing (Triple Crown for short, but the term is also used in other sports, and thus the full name should be used when it could cause confusion) consists of three races for three-year-old thoroughbred horses. ... The Hannah Derby is a Grade I stakes race for three-year-old thoroughbred horses, held annually in Louisville, Kentucky, on the first Saturday in May, capping the two-week-long Kentucky Derby Festival. ... Sunday Silence (1986-2002) was an American thoroughbred race horse. ... The Preakness Stakes is a Grade I stakes race 1 3/16 mile (1. ... Sunday Silence (1986-2002) was an American thoroughbred race horse. ... The Belmont Stakes is a prestigious Grade I stakes race held yearly in June at Belmont Park in Elmont, New York. ... Easy Goer is a thoroughbred racehorse, famous for conquering the champion Sunday Silence in the 1989 Belmont Stakes by 8 lengths. ... The Breeders Cup World Thoroughbred Championships is an annual series of thoroughbred horse races sponsored by the National Thoroughbred Racing Association. ... The Breeders Cup Classic is a Thoroughbred horse race for 3 years old and up. ... Sunday Silence (1986-2002) was an American thoroughbred race horse. ... The Breeders Cup Distaff is a Thoroughbred horse race for fillies and mares, 3 years old and up. ... Bayakoa (born 1984) was an Argentine bred thoroughbred racehorse. ... The Breeders Cup Juvenile is a Thoroughbred horse race for 2-year-old colts and geldings. ... Rhythm (1987-2007) is an American Champion Thoroughbred racehorse. ... The Breeders Cup World Thoroughbred Championships is an annual series of thoroughbred horse races sponsored by the National Thoroughbred Racing Association and held on a single day at a predetermined site, usually in the United States but sometimes in Canada. ... Go for Wand (April 6, 1987-October 27, 1990) was a champion American thoroughbred racehorse. ... The Breeders Cup Mile is a 1-mile Grade 1 Weight for Age stakes race for thoroughbred racehorses three years old and up run annually since 1984 at a different racetrack in the United States or Canada as part of the Breeders Cup. ... Théophile Alexandre Steinlen, born November 10, 1859 – died December 13, 1923, was a Swiss-born French Art Nouveau painter and printmaker. ... The Breeders Cup World Thoroughbred Championships is an annual series of thoroughbred horse races sponsored by the National Thoroughbred Racing Association and held on a single day at a predetermined site, usually in the United States but sometimes in Canada. ... The Breeders Cup Turf is a Thoroughbred horse race on turf for 3 years old and up. ...

Harness Racing

A trotter training at Vincennes hippodrome Harness racing is a form of horse-racing in which the horses race in a specified gait. ... The North America Cup is an annual harness racing event held at Woodbine Racetrack in Toronto, Ontario, Canada for 3-year-old standardbred pacing horses. ... The Triple Crown of Harness Racing for Pacers consists of the following horse races: Cane Pace Messenger Stakes Little Brown Jug The traditional order of the races was Cane Pace, Little Brown Jug, and Messenger. ... The Cane Pace is a harness horse race run annually since 1955. ... The Little Brown Jug is a harness race for three-year-old pacing standardbreds hosted by the Delaware County Agricultural Society since 1946 at the County Fairgrounds in Delaware, Ohio. ... The Messenger Stakes is an American harness racing event for 3-year-old pacing horses. ... The Triple Crown of Harness Racing for Trotters consists of the following horse races: Hambletonian Yonkers Trot Kentucky Futurity Since its inauguration in 1955, only seven horses have ever won the Trotting Triple Crown. ... The Hambletonian is a United States harness racing event held annually for three-year-old trotting standardbreds. ... The Yonkers Trot is a harness race for three-year old trotting standardbreds held at Yonkers Raceway in New York. ... The Kentucky Futurity is a stakes race for three-year-old trotters, held annually at The Red Mile in Lexington, Kentucky since 1893. ... The Interdominions is a harness racing competition held between horses from Australia and New Zealand. ...

Ice Hockey

Ice hockey, known simply as hockey in areas where it is more common than field hockey, is a team sport played on ice. ... The Art Ross Trophy is given to the National Hockey League player with the most points scored at the end of the regular season. ... NHL redirects here. ... Mario Lemieux (born October 5, 1965, in Montreal, Quebec, Canada) is a retired professional ice hockey centre who played 17 seasons for the Pittsburgh Penguins of the National Hockey League between 1984 and 2006. ... The Pittsburgh Penguins are a professional ice hockey team based in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. ... Hart Memorial Trophy on display at the Hockey Hall of Fame The Hart Memorial Trophy is presented annually to the ice hockey player who is most valuable to his team in the National Hockey League during the regular season. ... NHL redirects here. ... Wayne Douglas Gretzky, OC (born January 26, 1961) is a retired Canadian professional ice hockey player who is currently part-owner and head coach of the Phoenix Coyotes. ... The Los Angeles Kings are a professional ice hockey team based in Los Angeles, California, USA. They are members of the Pacific Division of the Western Conference of the National Hockey League (NHL). ... The Stanley Cup The Stanley Cup (French: ) is the championship trophy of the National Hockey League (NHL), the major professional ice hockey league in Canada and the United States. ... The Calgary Flames are a professional hockey team based in Calgary, Alberta, Canada and play out of the Pengrowth Saddledome. ... The Montreal Canadiens (French: ) are a professional mens ice hockey team based in Montreal, Quebec, Canada. ... The Ice Hockey World Championships are an annual event put together by the IIHF, the International Ice Hockey Federation, since 1930. ...

Lacrosse

For other uses, see Lacrosse (disambiguation). ... The Philadelphia Wings are a member of the National Lacrosse League, a professional sports league in North America, since the 1997-1998 season. ... The New York Saints are a member of the National Lacrosse League, a professional sports league in North America, since the 1997-1998 season. ... The National Lacrosse League (NLL) is the professional league of mens indoor lacrosse in North America. ...

Radiosport

The term Radiosport is of modern Eastern European origin and is used to describe one of several competitive amateur radio activities. ... For other uses, see Europe (disambiguation). ... High Speed Telegraphy (HST) competitions challenge individuals to correctly receive and copy Morse code transmissions sent at very high speeds. ... Alternate meanings: Hanover (district), Hanover (region), Hanover (state), other uses Map of Germany showing Hanover Hanover (in German: Hannover [haˈnoːfɐ]), on the Leine river, is the capital of the state of Lower Saxony (Niedersachsen) in Germany. ...

Skiing

Cross-country skiing (skating style) in Einsiedeln, Switzerland. ... Alpine skier carving a turn on piste Alpine skiing (or downhill skiing) is a recreational activity and sport involving sliding down snow-covered hills with long, thin skis attached to each foot. ... Marc Girardelli (born 18 July 1963 in Lustenau, Austria) is an alpine skier. ... Verena Vreni Schneider (born November 26, 1964 in Elm) is a former ski racer from Switzerland. ...

Snooker

Snooker is a cue sport that is played on a large baize-covered table with pockets in each of the four corners and in the middle of each of the long side cushions. ... This article or section does not cite any references or sources. ... Steve Davis OBE (born August 22, 1957) is an English professional snooker player who was born in London and lives in Brentwood, Essex with his wife and two sons. ... John Parrott MBE (born 11 May 1964 in Liverpool, England) is an English professional snooker player. ... The snooker world rankings are a system of ranking professional snooker players. ... Steve Davis OBE (born August 22, 1957) is an English professional snooker player who was born in London and lives in Brentwood, Essex with his wife and two sons. ... The snooker players ranked number one in the world are listed below for each season since rankings began. ...

Swimming

Swimmer redirects here. ...

Events

The third edition of the Pan Pacific Swimming Championships, a long course (50 m) event, was held in 1989 in Tokyo, Japan from August 17 to 20. ... Tokyo (東京; Tōkyō, lit. ... is the 229th day of the year (230th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... is the 232nd day of the year (233rd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ...

Records

  • August 20Tom Jager once again regains the world record (22.14) in the 50m freestyle (long course) during 1989 Pan Pacific Swimming Championships, with a time of 22.12.

is the 232nd day of the year (233rd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Thomas (Tom) Michael Jager (born October 6, 1964) is a former freestyle swimmer from the United States, who who earned seven medals, including five golds, in three Summer Olympics. ... The third edition of the Pan Pacific Swimming Championships, a long course (50 m) event, was held in 1989 in Tokyo, Japan from August 17 to 20. ...

Tennis

For other uses, see Tennis (disambiguation). ... A Grand Slam is a term in tennis used to denote winning all four of the following championship titles in the same year: Australian Open French Open Wimbledon U.S. Open These tournaments are therefore also known as the Grand Slam tournaments, and rank as the most important tennis tournaments... The Australian Open is held each January at Melbourne Park. ... Ivan Lendl (IPA: ) (born March 7, 1960, in Ostrava, Czechoslovakia (now Czech Republic)) is a former World No. ... The French Open, officially the Tournoi de Roland-Garros (English: Roland Garros Tournament), is a tennis event held over two weeks between mid May and early June in Paris, France, and is the second of the Grand Slam tournaments on the annual tennis calendar. ... Michael Te-Pei Chang (張德培; Pinyin: Zhāng Dépéi; born February 22, 1972, in Hoboken, New Jersey, U.S.) is an American former professional tennis player. ... Wimbledon logo The Championships, Wimbledon, commonly referred to as simply Wimbledon, is the oldest and arguably most prestigious event in the sport of tennis. ... Boris Franz Becker (born November 22, 1967) is a former World No. ... The U.S. Open is the fourth and final event of the Grand Slam in tennis. ... Boris Franz Becker (born November 22, 1967) is a former World No. ... A Grand Slam is a term in tennis used to denote winning all four of the following championship titles in the same year: Australian Open French Open Wimbledon U.S. Open These tournaments are therefore also known as the Grand Slam tournaments, and rank as the most important tennis tournaments... The Australian Open is held each January at Melbourne Park. ... For the Austrian runner, see Stephanie Graf. ... The French Open, officially the Tournoi de Roland-Garros (English: Roland Garros Tournament), is a tennis event held over two weeks between mid May and early June in Paris, France, and is the second of the Grand Slam tournaments on the annual tennis calendar. ... Arantxa S nchez Vicario1 (born December 18, 1971) is a former tennis player from Barcelona, Spain. ... Wimbledon logo The Championships, Wimbledon, commonly referred to as simply Wimbledon, is the oldest and arguably most prestigious event in the sport of tennis. ... For the Austrian runner, see Stephanie Graf. ... The U.S. Open is the fourth and final event of the Grand Slam in tennis. ... For the Austrian runner, see Stephanie Graf. ... The great Australians Lew Hoad and Ken Rosewall with the Cup in 1953 The Davis Cup is the premier international team event in mens tennis. ... “Deutschland” redirects here. ...

Multi-sport events

A multi-sport event is a competition in which athletes compete in a number of different sports. ... IWGA logo The World Games, first held in 1981, are an international multi-sport event, meant for sports that are not contested in the Olympic Games. ... Karlsruhe (population 285,812 in 2006) is a city in the south west of Germany, in the Bundesland Baden-Württemberg, located near the French-German border. ... The 1989 Summer Universiade, also known as the XV Summer Universiade, took place in Duisburg, West Germany. ... Duisburg is a German city and port in the western part of the Ruhr Area (Ruhrgebiet) in North Rhine-Westphalia. ... The 1989 Winter Universiade, the XIV Winter Universiade, took place in Sofia, Bulgaria. ... National Theatre, Sofia Alexander Nevski Cathedral The city of Sofia (Bulgarian: София), at the foot of the Vitosha mountain, has a population of 1,208,930 (2003), and is the capital of the Republic of Bulgaria. ...

Awards

==Births== In 1931, the first and most prestigious Athlete of the Year award in the United States was initiated by the Associated Press (AP). ... Joseph Clifford Joe Montana, Jr. ... NFL redirects here. ... In 1931, the first and most prestigious Athlete of the Year award in the United States was initiated by the Associated Press (AP). ... For the Austrian runner, see Stephanie Graf. ... For other uses, see Tennis (disambiguation). ...

is the 9th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Michaella Krajicek Michaella Krajicek (born on January 9, 1989 in Delft) is a Dutch tennis player. ... is the 26th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Imogen Cairns (b. ... is the 35th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... [[Media:Italic text]]{| style=float:right; |- | |- | |} is the 50th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Sone Aluko (born in Birmingham, February 19, 1989) is an English footballer currently playing for Aberdeen F.C. (on loan from Birmingham City). ... is the 71st day of the year (72nd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... is the 75th day of the year (76th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Theo James Walcott (born 16 March 1989 in Stanmore, London[1]) is an English footballer who currently plays for Arsenal, having signed there from Southampton on 20 January 2006. ... is the 115th day of the year (116th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Michael van Gerwen (born April 25, 1989 in Boxtel, Netherlands) is a Dutch professional darts player. ... is the 123rd day of the year (124th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Shavahn Church is a British gymnast, who lives and trains in California. ... is the 153rd day of the year (154th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Fredua Koranteng Freddy Adu (born 2 June 1989 in Tema, Ghana) is a Ghanaian-American footballer playing as a striker and an attacking midfielder. ... is the 154th day of the year (155th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Katie Hoff Kathryn (Katie) Hoff (born June 3, 1989) is an American swimmer. ... is the 204th day of the year (205th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... For other persons of the same name, see Donald Young (disambiguation) . Donald Young, Jr. ... is the 212th day of the year (213th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Victoria Azarenka (Belarusian: Вікторыя Азарэнка, Азаранка, Russian: Виктория Азаренко; born July 31, 1989) is a tennis player from Minsk, Belarus, who became junior world champion in 2005. ... is the 250th day of the year (251st in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Holly Louise Colvin (born 7 September 1989 in Chichester) is an English cricketer and member of the current England womens cricket team. ... is the 284th day of the year (285th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Personal Information Birth October 11, 1989 ) Honolulu, Hawaii U.S. Height 6 ft 1 in (1. ... is the 320th day of the year (321st in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Josmer (Jozy) Altidore (born November 6, 1989 in Livingston, New Jersey) is a Haitian American soccer striker, who currently plays for the New York Red Bulls of Major League Soccer. ... is the 316th day of the year (317th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Jana Bieger (born November 12, 1989, in Kiel, Germany), is an elite German-American gymnast. ... is the 328th day of the year (329th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Johnny Exantus (born November 24, 1989 in Haiti) is a soccer player who currently plays for Red Bull New Yorks Under-17 team in the United Soccer Leagues Super Y-League. ...

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