1832 in sports
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1832 in sports describes the year's events in world sport.
- 25 June — Jem Ward announces his retirement when challenged by James Burke for his English title. Ward nevertheless refuses to concede the title.
- 27 March — death of James Saunders (29) who had been ill with consumption for the last two years. Scores and Biographies states that he was a "great batsman" who "had scarcely reached his prime".
- 1,000 Guineas Stakes – Galata
- 2,000 Guineas Stakes – Archibald
- Epsom Derby – St. Giles
- Epsom Oaks – Galata
- St. Leger Stakes – Margrave
The Boat Race
- The Oxford and Cambridge Boat Race is not held this year
- Cyber Boxing place – Jem Ward. Retrieved on 7 November 2009.
- Haygarth, p.456.
- Arthur Haygarth, Scores & Biographies, Volume 1 (1744–1826), Lillywhite, 1862