1969 in sports

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1969 in sports describes the year's events in world sport.

Years in sports

1969 in sports

Alpine skiingEdit

American footballEdit

Association footballEdit

AthleticsEdit

Australian rules footballEdit

BandyEdit

BaseballEdit

BasketballEdit

BoxingEdit

Canadian footballEdit

CricketEdit

CyclingEdit

Figure skatingEdit

GolfEdit

Men's professional

Men's amateur

Women's professional

Harness racingEdit

Horse racingEdit

  • February 11 – Diana Crump becomes first woman jockey to ride against men in USA racing
  • February 22 – Barbara Jo Rubin becomes the first female winner of a USA race

Steeplechases

Flat races

Ice hockeyEdit

MotorsportEdit

Rugby leagueEdit

Rugby unionEdit

SnookerEdit

TennisEdit

AwardsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Oriard, Michael (2009-09-03). "College Football's Season of Discontent:How today's game was shaped by the racial strife of 1969". Slate. Archived from the original on 7 October 2009. Retrieved 6 September 2009.
  2. ^ "Epsom Derby | History, Winners, & Facts | Britannica". www.britannica.com. Retrieved 3 January 2022.
  3. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on July 14, 2011. Retrieved February 24, 2011.{{cite web}}: CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)
  4. ^ First Female Hockey Player Made Debut in 1969" Wisconsin Hockey News, August 15, 2000