1780 in sports

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Years in sports: 1777 1778 1779 1780 1781 1782 1783
Centuries: 17th century · 18th century · 19th century
Decades: 1750s 1760s 1770s 1780s 1790s 1800s 1810s
Years: 1777 1778 1779 1780 1781 1782 1783
Diomed won the inaugural running of The Derby

1780 in sports describes the year's events in world sport.

Boxing[edit]

Events

  • It was probably during this year that Harry Sellers reclaimed the vacant English Championship but he is not known to have defended it before 1785.[1]

Cricket[edit]

Events

England

Horse racing[edit]

Events

England

References[edit]

  1. ^ Cyber Boxing Zone - Harry Sellers. Retrieved on 20 October 2017.
  2. ^ a b Note that scorecards created in the 18th century are not necessarily accurate or complete; therefore any summary of runs, wickets or catches can only represent the known totals and the missing data prevents effective computation of averages
  3. ^ Waterman, Jack (1999). The Punter's Friend. Harpenden, Herts, UK: Queen Anne Press. ISBN 1852916001.