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1952 in sports describes the year's events in world sport.

Years in sports: 1949 1950 1951 1952 1953 1954 1955
Centuries: 19th century · 20th century · 21st century
Decades: 1920s 1930s 1940s 1950s 1960s 1970s 1980s
Years: 1949 1950 1951 1952 1953 1954 1955

Contents

American footballEdit

Association footballEdit

England

Spain

Italy

Germany

France

Portugal

Australian rules footballEdit

Victorian Football League

South Australian National Football League

Western Australian National Football League

BaseballEdit

BasketballEdit

NBA Finals

BoxingEdit

Canadian footballEdit

CricketEdit

Events

  • 16 October–18 October, DelhiPakistan plays its first Test match, against India. India won by an innings and 70 runs.

England

Australia

India

  • Ranji TrophyBombay
  • England make a second tour of India, drawing the five-test series with one victory each and three draws

New Zealand

South Africa

CyclingEdit

Field hockeyEdit

Figure skatingEdit

GolfEdit

Harness racingEdit

Horse racingEdit

Ice hockeyEdit

MotorsportEdit

Professional wrestlingEdit

Rugby leagueEdit

Rugby unionEdit

SkiingEdit

SnookerEdit

Speed skatingEdit

Speed Skating World Championships

TennisEdit

VolleyballEdit

  • Men's World Championship in Moscow, Soviet Union
    • Gold Medal: Soviet Union
    • Silver Medal: Czechoslovakia
    • Bronze Medal: Bulgaria

Olympic GamesEdit

AwardsEdit

NotesEdit

a Awarded retrospectively by the VFL in 1989.

ReferencesEdit