Between Alfred of Wessex and Guthrum, the Viking ruler of East Anglia.
W. Hughes up, Trainer: R. Wyndham Walden, Owner: George L. Lorillard -- 2:47.00
Providence Grays 5, Buffalo Bisons 0 at Providence, Rhode Island -- 20 years old
The Queen's Lace Handkerchief
Worcester Ruby Legs 1, Cleveland Blues 0 at Worcester, Massachusetts -- 23 years old
Jockey - Thomas Hales, Trainer - T. Brown, Owner - William A. Long, Time - 3.34.75
Lloyd Hughes on board -- Trainer R. Wyndham Walden -- George L. Lorillard -- 2:40.50
Test cricketer, brother of WG Grace English
Charles Stewart Parnell, leader of the Land League, declares that anyone who takes over the land of an evicted tennant is to be ostracised. The first recipient of this treatment is a Captain Boycott.
Australia's most famous bushranger.
Clapham Rovers 1 Oxford University 0