Between Alfred of Wessex and Guthrum, the Viking ruler of East Anglia.
Providence Grays 5, Buffalo Bisons 0 at Providence, Rhode Island -- 20 years old
Lloyd Hughes on board -- Trainer R. Wyndham Walden -- George L. Lorillard -- 2:40.50
Test cricketer, brother of WG Grace English
Worcester Ruby Legs 1, Cleveland Blues 0 at Worcester, Massachusetts -- 23 years old
Clapham Rovers 1 Oxford University 0
Jockey - Thomas Hales, Trainer - T. Brown, Owner - William A. Long, Time - 3.34.75
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.
W. Hughes up, Trainer: R. Wyndham Walden, Owner: George L. Lorillard -- 2:47.00
The Queen's Lace Handkerchief