1967 in sports

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1967 in sports describes the year's events in world sport.


Years in sports: 1964 1965 1966 1967 1968 1969 1970
Centuries: 19th century · 20th century · 21st century
Decades: 1930s 1940s 1950s 1960s 1970s 1980s 1990s
Years: 1964 1965 1966 1967 1968 1969 1970

Alpine skiing[edit]

American football[edit]

Association football[edit]

European Cup[edit]

  • Celtic win the European Cup Final 2-1 against Internazionale in Lisbon, earning the team the nickname of the Lisbon Lions. The team also won the Scottish League Championship and Scottish Cup and the Scottish league Cup, thus becoming the first team to complete a domestic and European quadruple.

England[edit]

Athletics[edit]

Australian rules football[edit]

Baseball[edit]

Basketball[edit]

Boxing[edit]

  • May 9 – Muhammad Ali was stripped of his World Heavyweight Champion titles and was banned from boxing by the various commissions for his refusal to be inducted into the United States Army.
  • October 27 – death of Robert Carmody (29), American boxer, in the Vietnam War

Canadian football[edit]

Cycling[edit]

Field hockey[edit]

  • Pan American Games (Men's Competition) in Winnipeg, Canada
    • Gold Medal: Argentina
    • Silver Medal: Trinidad & Tobago
    • Bronze Medal: United States
  • March 11 – In an international women's field-hockey match at Wembley Stadium, England. England beat Ireland 7-1.

Figure skating[edit]

Golf[edit]

Men's professional

Men's amateur

Women's professional

Harness racing[edit]

Horse racing[edit]

Steeplechases

Flat races

Ice hockey[edit]

Lacrosse[edit]

Motor racing[edit]

Radiosport[edit]

Rugby league[edit]

Rugby union[edit]

Snooker[edit]

Swimming[edit]

Tennis[edit]

Australia

England

France

USA

Davis Cup

Volleyball[edit]

Water sports[edit]

  • January 4 – death of Donald Campbell (45), British land and water speed record holder, who was trying to extend the record on Coniston Water, Cumbria

Yacht racing[edit]

Multi-sport events[edit]

Awards[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Baker, Andrew (1995-08-20). "100 years of rugby league: From the great divide to the Super era". Independent, The (independent.co.uk). Retrieved 2009-09-25.