Tag Archives: Bob Ferguson

The History of Sport: 1881 and 1882

Some of the notable events in sports in the years 1881 and 1882 1881 Blackburn Rovers and Bolton Wanderers both change their venues to enclosed grounds where gate money can be charged.  This helped to pave the way for fully professional … Continue reading

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British Sports Hall Of Fame 1911

Four more choices for my Hall of Fame. Bob Ferguson (Golf) – one of only four men to win the Open golf championship three times in a row, which he did from 1880 to 1882. He was runner up in … Continue reading

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