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1972 in sports describes the year's events in world sport.

Years in sports: 1969 1970 1971 1972 1973 1974 1975
Centuries: 19th century · 20th century · 21st century
Decades: 1940s 1950s 1960s 1970s 1980s 1990s 2000s
Years: 1969 1970 1971 1972 1973 1974 1975

Contents

Alpine skiingEdit

American footballEdit

Association footballEdit

AthleticsEdit

Australian rules footballEdit

BaseballEdit

 
Hall of Famer Sandy Koufax

BasketballEdit

BoxingEdit

Canadian footballEdit

CyclingEdit

Disc sportsEdit

Field hockeyEdit

Figure skatingEdit

GolfEdit

Men's professional

Men's amateur

Women's professional

Harness racingEdit

Horse racingEdit

Ice hockeyEdit

LacrosseEdit

  • The Long Branch P.C.O.'s win the first Founders Cup.
  • The New Westminster Salmonbellies win the Mann Cup.
  • The Peterborough PCO's win the Minto Cup.

MotorsportEdit

Rugby leagueEdit

Rugby unionEdit

SnookerEdit

SwimmingEdit

TennisEdit

General sporting eventsEdit

AwardsEdit

ReferencesEdit