How a misfield in the 1986 World Series convinced Boston Red Sox fans they were cursed.
In 1974 the British Lions made a famous and controversial rugby tour of South Africa.
In 1948 at the 'austerity' Olympics, newly independent India won gold on the hockey pitch
The bitter clash between the best golfers from the USA and Europe in 1991
The Canadian sprinter disqualified for doping at the 1988 Olympics
How Scotland's footballers triumphed over the English at Wembley in 1967
How the batsman sparked a row leading to the sporting isolation of apartheid South Africa
How the first games for athletes with intellectual disabilities was organised in 1968
How the Lithuanian basketball team became Olympic heroes thanks to the Grateful Dead
How the most extreme form of triathlon was invented in Hawaii in 1978