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1874 in sports describes the year's events in world sport.

Contents

American football

College championship

Events

Association football

England

Scotland

Baseball

National championship

Boxing

Events

  • No major bouts take place in 1874. Tom Allen retains the American Championship.[1]

Cricket

Events

  • W G Grace becomes the first player to perform the double in an English season. In 21 first-class matches, he scores 1664 runs and takes 140 wickets.

England

Golf

Major tournaments

Horse racing

England

Australia

Canada

Ireland

USA

Rowing

The Boat Race

Rugby football

Events

References

  1. ^ Cyber Boxing Zone – Tom Allen. Retrieved on 12 November 2009.
  2. ^ An unofficial seasonal title proclaimed by consensus of media and historians prior to December 1889 when the official County Championship was constituted.
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