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The History of Sport – 1910: Meriel Lucas sets the record for All-England Badminton titles, Boxing’s first “fight of the century”

1910 was a fairly quiet one in sport but here are some of the notable events from that year: In football Manchester United move from Bank Street to present home Old Trafford. Celtic win their sixth successive Scottish league title. … Continue reading

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The History of Sport -1899

Some of the notable events in sport in the final year of the 1800s. Several famous football clubs were founded including AC Milan and Barcelona. The most famous player of the century W.G. Grace plays his final Test match, captaining … Continue reading

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