1928 in sports

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

American football[edit]

Association football[edit]

England

Germany

Australian rules football[edit]

VFL Premiership

Brownlow Medal

Bandy[edit]

Sweden

Baseball[edit]

World Series

Negro League Baseball

Basketball[edit]

ABL Championship

Bobsleigh[edit]

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).

Boxing[edit]

Events

Lineal world champions[1]

Canadian football[edit]

Grey Cup

Cricket[edit]

Events

England

Australia

India

New Zealand

South Africa

West Indies

Cycling[edit]

Tour de France

Field hockey[edit]

Olympic Games (Men's Competition)

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

Figure skating[edit]

World Figure Skating Championships

Golf[edit]

Major tournaments

Other tournaments

Horse racing[edit]

England

Australia

Canada

France

Ireland

USA

Ice hockey[edit]

Stanley Cup

Motor racing[edit]

Grand Prix racing

Indianapolis 500

Le Mans 24 hours

Nordic skiing[edit]

Olympic Games (Men's Competition)

Olympic Games[edit]

1928 Winter Olympics

1928 Summer Olympics

Radiosport[edit]

Events

Rowing[edit]

The Boat Race

Rugby league[edit]

England

Australia

Rugby union[edit]

Five Nations Championship

Snooker[edit]

World Championship

Speed skating[edit]

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

Tennis[edit]

Australia

England

France

USA

Davis Cup

References[edit]