1898 in sports

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1898 in sports describes the year's events in world sport.

Years in sports: 1895 1896 1897 1898 1899 1900 1901
Centuries: 18th century · 19th century · 20th century
Decades: 1860s 1870s 1880s 1890s 1900s 1910s 1920s
Years: 1895 1896 1897 1898 1899 1900 1901

AthleticsEdit

American footballEdit

College championship

Professional championships

Events

Association footballEdit

Belgium

England

Italy

Scotland

AthleticsEdit

Australian rules footballEdit

VFL Premiership

BaseballEdit

National championship

Events

BasketballEdit

USA

  • 23 April – The 23rd Street YMCA of New York City wins the first national basketball championship tournament, organized by the U.S. Amateur Athletic Union (AAU).[4]

BoxingEdit

Lineal world champions[5]

CricketEdit

England

Australia

India

South Africa

West Indies

Figure skatingEdit

World Figure Skating Championships

GolfEdit

Major tournaments

Other tournaments

Horse racingEdit

Events

England

Australia

Canada

Ireland

USA

Ice hockeyEdit

Stanley Cup

Events

Motor racingEdit

Paris-Amsterdam-Paris Trail

RowingEdit

The Boat Race

Rugby leagueEdit

Events

England

Rugby unionEdit

Home Nations Championship

Events

Speed skatingEdit

Speed Skating World Championships

TennisEdit

England

France

USA

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Parrish, Charles; Nauright, John (21 April 2014). Soccer around the World: A Cultural Guide to the World's Favorite Sport. ABC-CLIO. p. 325. ISBN 978-1-61069-303-5.
  2. ^ "Scottish Cup Past Winners | Scottish Cup | Scottish FA". www.scottishfa.co.uk. Retrieved 5 February 2021.
  3. ^ Boston Athletic Association (2011). "Boston Marathon History: 1897-1900". www.baa.org. Boston: Boston Athletic Association. Archived from the original on 2013-04-10. Retrieved March 2, 2011.
  4. ^ Official Basket Ball Rules. A. G. Spalding & Bros. 1898–1899. p. 82.
  5. ^ "Cyber Boxing Zone". Archived from the original on 2009-06-20. Retrieved 2009-06-20.
  6. ^ "Epsom Derby | History, Winners, & Facts | Britannica". www.britannica.com. Retrieved 29 December 2021.
  7. ^ 1898 Grand Prix and Paris Races Archived 2015-07-14 at the Wayback Machine. Retrieved on 7 September 2009.