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The History of Sport 1919 – Most Sport Resumes After World War I. The Chicago Black Sox Baseball Scandal, Jack Dempsey Wins The World Heavyweight Title

Sports events started to resume in the year following the end of World War I although some usually held towards the start of the year weren’t contested. Competitive football resumes after the end of World War I in the 1919–20 … Continue reading

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British Sports Hall of Fame 1930: Johnny Douglas, Kitty Godfree, Melbourne Inman and Paulo Radmilovic

My choices for British Sports Hall of Fame for 1930 are: Johnny Douglas (Cricket and Boxing) – at cricket he completed the double of 1000 runs and 100 wickets in an English season five times. He exceeded 1000 runs in … Continue reading

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