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History of Sport 1907: first TT motorcycle races,a British world skating champion, first overseas winners at Wimbledon and Open Golf

Some of the major events of 1907. The Polytechnic Netball Club is founded in London. This is the oldest netball club in continuous existence. Daniel Lambert scores five tries in one match for England v France in a rugby union … Continue reading

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The History of Sport – 1905 (The Dohertys’ 8th Wimbledon doubles win, Salchow’s fifth world title, the original All Blacks)

The major sports events of 1905   Willie Anderson wins his third successive US Open golf title and fourth in total. The RAC Tourist Trophy race is first staged on the Isle of Man. This is the oldest motor race … Continue reading

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