1904, Summer Olympics in United States On This day during on July 01, 1904, III Summer Olympics was held in the United States. Olympic Games open in St. Louis, Missouri, U.S. The Summer Olympic Games were held in the United States for the first time. However, this was the
2006, Sri Lanka Highest Opening Partnership On this day July 1, 2006, Sanath Jayasuriya and Upul Tharanga set ODI record highest opening partnership of 286 runs against England at Leeds. Sanath Jayasuriya hit 152 runs off 99 balls and it was the fastest 150 runs untill 2013.