Sporting Highlights for 1868

Here are some of the sporting highlights in the world of sport for 1868.

It was the 9th staging of the British Open Golf Championship. The event was won by Tom Morris, Jr., his first of many wins of the tournament. He was just 17 years old and remains the youngest Open Championship winner. He won by three shots from his father Tom Morris, Sr..

Below is a timeline of some significant results in the world of sport for the year 1868. OK, it is not much of a timeline with this many events, but not much was going on in world sports at this time.

Date Results
23 Sept Golf British Open won by Tom Morris, Jnr

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