Tag Archives: C B Fry

The History of Sport – 1893

The main events in sport from 1893: First World Amateur cycling championships held (for track events only) Cloister carries a record weight of 12 stone 7 pounds to victory in the Grand National. The Camanachd Association is set up in … Continue reading

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The History of Sport – 1892

The major events in sport in 1892.   Liverpool Football Club is founded after Everton is split by a faction fight at board level over the proposed purchase of the freehold at Anfield West Brom beat Darwen 12 – 0 … Continue reading

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British Sport Hall of Fame 1920: Steve Bloomer, C.B.Fry, Arthur Gore, Jack Watts

My latest additions to the British Hall of Fame are: Steve Bloomer (Football) One of the greatest goal scorers around the turn of the 20th century. He played 23 times for England from 1895 to 1907 and scored 28 goals. … Continue reading

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