1847 in sports

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Years in sports: 1844 1845 1846 1847 1848 1849 1850
Centuries: 18th century · 19th century · 20th century
Decades: 1810s 1820s 1830s 1840s 1850s 1860s 1870s
Years: 1844 1845 1846 1847 1848 1849 1850

1847 in sports describes the year's events in world sport.

Baseball[edit]

Events

Boxing[edit]

Events

  • William Thompson retains the Championship of England but there is no record of any fights involving him in 1847.[2]

Cricket[edit]

Events

England

Football[edit]

Events

  • Another set of public school rules is created at Harrow which, like Eton, plays the "dribbling game".

Horse racing[edit]

England

Rowing[edit]

The Boat Race

References[edit]

  1. ^ Protoball 1847.7. Retrieved on 7 November 2009.
  2. ^ Cyber Boxing Zone – Bendigo. Retrieved on 7 November 2009.