World of Sport
Sporting Highlights for 1984
Here are some of the sporting highlights in the world of sport for 1984. The major sporting event of the year was the Olympic Games, held in Los Angeles. Winter Olympic Games were held also held this year, in Sarajevo, Yugoslavia. See some videos from the world of sport in 1984.
Here is a time line of some significant results in the world of sport for the year 1984.
|Feb||Super Bowl held in Tampa won by LA Raiders|
|Feb 7-19||Winter Olympic Games were held in Sarajevo, Yugoslavia|
|April||Golf Masters won by Ben Crenshaw (1st win)|
|May||Tennis French Open won by Ivan Lendl and Martina Navratilova|
|June||Golf US Open won by Fuzzy Zoeller|
|July||the Cycling Tour de France won by Laurent Fignon|
|July||Tennis Wimbledon won by John McEnroe and Martina Navratilova|
|July||Golf British Open won by Seve Ballesteros|
|July 28 - Aug 12||Summer Olympic Games were held in Los Angeles, USA|
|Aug||Golf US PGA won by Lee Trevino (2)|
|Sep||Tennis US Open won by John McEnroe and Martina Navratilova|
|Oct||The Baseball World Series won by Detroit Tigers|
|Dec||Tennis Australia Open won by Mats Wilander and Chris Evert Lloyd|
Please note that the dates for past events are not always known, and are sometimes just placed in the month that the current event is held. If no exact date is listed, then it is just an estimated month that it was held.
If you have correction or know of events that should be included here, please let me know. You can also send a comment below.