Sports Moments by Month

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Can you name the month that each great sports moment took place?

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1995: Cal Ripken breaks Lou Gehrig's consecutive games played record.
1998: Mark McGwire hits his 62nd home run of the season, breaking Roger Maris' single season record
2005: Lance Armstrong wins his 7th consecutive Tour de France.
1973: Secretariat breaks the Belmont Stakes record and wins the Triple Crown.
1962: Wilt Chamberlain scores 100 points in a game.
1980: The U.S. Men's Hockey team defeats the Soviet Union in the 'Miracle on Ice.'
1997: 21-year-old Tiger Woods wins his first Masters championship.
1984: Doug Flutie's hail mary helps Boston College defeat Miami 47-45 in thrilling fashion.
1998: Michael Jordan leads the Chicago Bulls to their sixth NBA championship of the decade.
1975: Muhammad Ali defeats Joe Frazier in 'The Thrilla in Manila.'
2010: Pitchers Dallas Braden and Roy Halladay become the first pitchers to toss perfect games in the same month.
2008: The New York Giants win Super Bowl XLII with a last minute touchdown and keep the Patriots from finishing the season undefeated.
2009: Syracuse men's basketball defeats UConn 127-117 in a 6 overtime thriller during the Big East Tournament.
1982: The Cal football team defeats Stanford on a last second play in which Cal had to overcome the Stanford band being on the field.
1941: Joe DiMaggio's hitting streak ends at 56 games.
1967: The Green Bay Packers defeat the Kansas City Chiefs in Super Bowl I.
1972: Steelers fullback Franco Harris makes the 'Immaculate Reception' in the AFC Championship.
1986: Diego Maradona leads Argentina over West Germany in the FIFA World Cup Final.
2008: Swimmer Michael Phelps breaks an Olympic record, winning his 8th gold medal.
2010: At Wimbledon, John Isner and Nicolas Mahut play the longest tennis match in history.

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