Deaths in Sport in February 1993

  • Feb 5 Jack Young, cricketer (8 Tests for England 1947-49, 17 wickets), dies

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Feb 6 Arthur Ashe, tennis star (Wimbledon 1975), dies of AIDS at 49

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  • Feb 11 Oksana Kostina, Russian gymnist, dies in an auto accident
  • Feb 17 Leslie Townsend, cricket all-rounder (England in 4 Tests 1930-34), dies
  • Feb 24 Bobby Moore, English soccer team capt (World champs 1966), dies
  • Feb 24 Danny Gallivan, Canadian radio and television sportscaster (b. 1917)