1907 in sports describes the year's events in world sport.
1907 in sports Wikipedia
College championshipCollege football national championship – Yale Bulldogs
EventsFor the first time, fans are entertained by a marching band during halftime of the University of Illinois game against the University of Chicago.
EnglandThe Football League – Newcastle United 51 points, Bristol City 48, Everton 45, Sheffield United 45, Aston Villa 44, Bolton Wanderers 44
FA Cup final – The Wednesday 2–1 Everton at Crystal Palace, London
GermanyNational Championship – Freiburger FC 3–1 Viktoria Berlin at Mannheim
ScotlandScottish Football League – Celtic
Scottish Cup final – Celtic 3–0 Hearts at Hampden Park
TurkeyFenerbahce SK founded in Istanbul (19 July)
EgyptAl Ahly SC founded in cairo (24 April)
Marathon28 November — Johnny Hayes wins the inaugural Yonkers Marathon.
VFL PremiershipCarlton wins the 11th VFL Premiership – Carlton 6.14 (50) d South Melbourne 6.9 (45) at Melbourne Cricket Ground (MCG)
Bandy was included in the winter games held in Helsinki, Finland, similar to the Nordic Games. Finland was represented by the club Polyteknikkojen Urheiluseura (PUS) but the winner of the competition was a combined team from Sweden, which defeated PUS as well as a team from St. Petersburg, Russia.
SwedenSwedish national championship inaugurated.
Championship final – IFK Uppsala 4–1 IFK Gävle
World Series8–12 October — Chicago Cubs (NL) defeats Detroit Tigers (AL) to win the 1907 World Series by 4 games to 0 with one tie
EventsWinnipeg Maroons wins the Northern League Championship
Dominican RepublicTigres del Licey, a famous professional baseball club in Dominican Republic, officially founded in Santo Domingo on November 7.
EventsFollowing two successful title defences in California, Tommy Burns travels to London, where he defeats British heavyweight champion Gunner Moir
Lineal world championsWorld Heavyweight Championship – Tommy Burns
World Light Heavyweight Championship – vacant
World Middleweight Championship – vacant → Stanley Ketchel
World Welterweight Championship – William "Honey" Mellody → Mike "Twin" Sullivan
World Lightweight Championship – Joe Gans
World Featherweight Championship – Abe Attell
World Bantamweight Championship – Jimmy Walsh
EnglandCounty Championship – Nottinghamshire
Minor Counties Championship – Lancashire II
Most runs – Tom Hayward 2353 @ 45.25 (HS 161)
Most wickets – Edward Dennett 201 @ 16.05 (BB 8–9)
Wisden Cricketers of the Year – Albert Hallam, Reggie Schwarz, Frank Tarrant, Bert Vogler, Thomas Wass
AustraliaSheffield Shield – New South Wales
Most runs – Bert Hopkins 617 @ 56.09 (HS 171)
Most wickets – Leonard Garnsey 32 @ 21.93 (HS 6–35)
IndiaBombay Presidency – Hindus
New ZealandPlunket Shield – Canterbury
South AfricaCurrie Cup – Transvaal
West IndiesInter-Colonial Tournament – Trinidad and Tobago
Tour de FranceLucien Petit-Breton (France) wins the 5th Tour de France
World Figure Skating ChampionshipsWorld Men's Champion – Ulrich Salchow (Sweden)
World Women's Champion – Madge Syers-Cave (Great Britain)
EventsArnaud Massy (France) becomes the first overseas British Open champion
Major tournamentsBritish Open – Arnaud Massy (France)
US Open – Alec Ross
Other tournamentsBritish Amateur – John Ball
US Amateur – Jerome Travers
EnglandGrand National – Eremon
1,000 Guineas Stakes – Witch Elm
2,000 Guineas Stakes – Slieve Gallion
Epsom Derby – Orby
Epsom Oaks – Glass Doll
St. Leger Stakes – Wool Winder
AustraliaMelbourne Cup – Poseidon
CanadaQueen's Plate – Kelvin
IrelandIrish Grand National – Sweet Cecil
Irish Derby Stakes – Orby
USAKentucky Derby – Pink Star
Preakness Stakes – Don Enrique
Belmont Stakes – Peter Pan
Stanley Cup17–21 January — Kenora Thistles defeats Montreal Wanderers two games to none in a Stanley Cup challenge. Kenora, Ontario is the smallest town ever to win the Stanley Cup.
16–18 March — Kenora Thistles defeats Brandon, Manitoba to win the Manitoba title and defends the Stanley Cup.
23–25 March — Montreal Wanderers regains the Stanley Cup by defeating the Thistles two games to none in a rematch.
Events9 March — Montreal Wanderers wins the Eastern Canada Amateur Hockey Association (ECAHA) title.
Stratford 14th Regiment defeats Kingston Frontenacs 8–6 to win Ontario Hockey Association title.
Brooklands 24 hoursIn June, eleven days after the Brooklands circuit opened, it played host to a 24-hour motor event. Selwyn Edge completed 2545 km in a Napier.
French Grand Prix2 July — the second French Grand Prix, organised by the Automobile Club de France (ACF), is run at Dieppe. The winner is Felice Nazzaro of Italy driving a FIAT.
Ardennes CircuitThe sixth Circuit des Ardennes is run on 27 July over 371.20 miles (53.029 miles x 7 laps) in the vicinity of Bastogne. The winner is Pierre de Caters (France) driving a Mercedes in a time of 6:29:10.
Coppa Velocita di BresciaThe inaugural Coppa Velocita di Brescia is run on 2 September over 301.80 km (37.725 km x 8 laps) by Grand Prix-class cars. The winner is Alessandro Cagno (Italy) driving an Itala in 4:37:36.6.
Vanderbilt CupThe Vanderbilt Cup is not contested in 1907.
The Boat Race16 March — Cambridge wins the 64th Oxford and Cambridge Boat Race
EnglandChampionship – Halifax
Challenge Cup final – Warrington 17–3 Oldham at Wheater's Field, Broughton
Lancashire League Championship – not contested
Yorkshire League Championship – not contested
Lancashire Cup – Broughton Rangers 15–6 Warrington
Yorkshire Cup – Bradford F.C. 8–5 Hull Kingston Rovers
AustraliaThe newly formed New South Wales Rugby League conducts its first game of rugby: a match in Sydney between New Zealand and New South Wales
Home Nations Championship25th Home Nations Championship series is won by Scotland
Speed Skating World ChampionshipsMen's All-round Champion – none declared
EventsNorman Brookes (Australia) becomes the first overseas winner of the Wimbledon Men's Singles Championship
AustraliaAustralian Men's Singles Championship – Horace Rice (Australia) defeats Harry Parker (Australia) 6–3 6–4 6–4
EnglandWimbledon Men's Singles Championship – Norman Brookes (Australia) defeats Arthur Gore (GB) 6–4 6–2 6–2
Wimbledon Women's Singles Championship – May Sutton Bundy defeats Dorothea Douglass Lambert Chambers 6–1 6–4
FranceFrench Men's Singles Championship – Max Decugis defeats Robert Wallet: details unknown
French Women's Singles Championship – Comtesse de Kermel defeats d'Elva: details unknown
USAAmerican Men's Singles Championship – William Larned defeats Robert LeRoy 6–2 6–2 6–4
American Women's Singles Championship – Evelyn Sears defeats Carrie Neely 6–3 6–2
Davis Cup1907 International Lawn Tennis Challenge – Australasia 3–2 British Isles at Warple Road (grass) London, United Kingdom