1847 in sports

1847 in sports describes the year's events in world sport.

Years in sports: 1844 1845 1846 1847 1848 1849 1850
Centuries: 18th century · 19th century · 20th century
Decades: 1810s 1820s 1830s 1840s 1850s 1860s 1870s
Years: 1844 1845 1846 1847 1848 1849 1850

BaseballEdit

Events

BoxingEdit

Events

  • William Thompson retains the Championship of England but there is no record of any fights involving him in 1847.[2]

CricketEdit

Events

England

FootballEdit

Events

  • Another set of public school rules is created at Harrow which, like Eton, plays the "dribbling game".

Horse racingEdit

England

RowingEdit

The Boat Race

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Protoball 1847.7. Retrieved on 7 November 2009.
  2. ^ Cyber Boxing Zone – Bendigo. Retrieved on 7 November 2009.
  3. ^ "Epsom Derby | History, Winners, & Facts | Britannica". www.britannica.com. Retrieved 23 December 2021.