List of Sports Events on January-1987

7- January-1987 Kapil Dev takes his 300th Test wicket. At 28, he was the youngest cricketer to accomplish this feat.
8- January-1987 P. G. Joshi, cricketer (12 Tests for India 1951-60, ct 18 stp 9), passed away.
17- January-1987 Tata Football Academy was opened in Tatanagar.
27- January-1987 P. T. Usha nominated the Asian Athlete of 1986 by the US Sports Academy (USA).