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2006

John Terry makes an unusual appearance in goal

In a match in October 2006 against Reading, Terry had to take over in goal for Chelsea in the final minutes of the match after goalkeepers Petr Čech and Carlo Cudicini were injured and Chelsea had no substitutes remaining. Terry kept a clean sheet as Chelsea held out to win 1–0.

2003

Steve Bartman incident

During a game between the Chicago Cubs and the Florida Marlins, spectator Steve Bartman disrupted the game by intercepting a potential catch. In the aftermath of the incident, Bartman had to be placed under police protection for a time when his name and address were made public on MLB message boards.

1979

NHL's greatest scorer Wayne Gretzky scores his first NHL goal

Wayne Gretzky is the leading scorer in the NHL history, with more goals and assists than any other player. At the time he retired, he held 61 NHL records. Although he was originally seen as too small to be a force in the league, in his first year, Gretzky won the Hart trophy for the league's most valuable player.

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