1928 in sports

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1928 in sports describes the year's events in world sport.

Years in sports: 1925 1926 1927 1928 1929 1930 1931
Centuries: 19th century · 20th century · 21st century
Decades: 1890s 1900s 1910s 1920s 1930s 1940s 1950s
Years: 1925 1926 1927 1928 1929 1930 1931

American footballEdit

Association footballEdit

England

Germany

Australian rules footballEdit

VFL Premiership

Brownlow Medal

BandyEdit

Sweden

BaseballEdit

World Series

BasketballEdit

ABL Championship

BobsleighEdit

Olympic Games (Men's Competition)

  • A 5-man bob event is held at the 1928 Winter Olympics in St Moritz.
  • The gold medal is won by USA II ahead of USA I (silver) and Germany II (bronze).

BoxingEdit

Events

Lineal world champions[1]

Canadian footballEdit

Grey Cup

CricketEdit

Events

England

Australia

India

New Zealand

South Africa

West Indies

CyclingEdit

Tour de France

Field hockeyEdit

Olympic Games (Men's Competition)

  • Gold Medal – India
  • Silver Medal – Netherlands
  • Bronze Medal – Germany

Figure skatingEdit

World Figure Skating Championships

GolfEdit

Major tournaments

Other tournaments

Horse racingEdit

England

Australia

Canada

France

Ireland

USA

Ice hockeyEdit

Stanley Cup

MotorsportEdit

Nordic skiingEdit

Olympic Games (Men's Competition)

Olympic GamesEdit

1928 Winter Olympics

  • The 1928 Winter Olympics takes place at St Moritz in Switzerland (February 11 - February 19)
  • Norway wins the most medals (15) and the most gold medals (6)

1928 Summer Olympics

RadiosportEdit

Events

RowingEdit

The Boat Race

Rugby leagueEdit

England

Australia

Rugby unionEdit

Five Nations Championship

SnookerEdit

World Championship

Speed skatingEdit

Speed Skating World Championships

1928 Winter Olympics

  • 500m – gold medal: Bernt Evensen (Norway)
  • 1500m – gold medal: Clas Thunberg (Finland)
  • 5000m – gold medal: Ivar Ballangrud (Norway)
  • 10000m – cancelled due to thawing ice
  • All-round – removed from program

TennisEdit

Australia

England

France

USA

Davis Cup

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Cyber Boxing Zone
  2. ^ "Cycling-Tour de France list of winners". Eurosport UK. 26 August 2020. Retrieved 18 February 2021.
  3. ^ "British Open | Courses, History, Winners, & Facts". Encyclopedia Britannica. Retrieved 30 April 2021.
  4. ^ "MELBOURNE CUP BRILLIANTLY WON BY STATESMAN". Daily News (Perth, WA : 1882 - 1950). 6 November 1928. p. 1. Retrieved 19 February 2021.