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
Jockey - Thomas Hales, Trainer - T. Brown, Owner - William A. Long, Time - 3.34.75
Australia's most famous bushranger.
Providence Grays 5, Buffalo Bisons 0 at Providence, Rhode Island -- 20 years old
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.
Worcester Ruby Legs 1, Cleveland Blues 0 at Worcester, Massachusetts -- 23 years old
Clapham Rovers 1 Oxford University 0
Lloyd Hughes on board -- Trainer R. Wyndham Walden -- George L. Lorillard -- 2:40.50
The Queen's Lace Handkerchief
Test cricketer, brother of WG Grace English