Deaths in Sport in August 2007

  • 13th Phil Rizzuto, American baseball player and sportscaster (b. 1917)
  • 15th Sam Pollock, Canadian sports executive (b. 1925)
  • 17th Eddie Griffin, American basketball player (b. 1982)
  • 25th Ray Jones, English footballer (b. 1988)
  • 28th Antonio Puerta, Spanish footballer (b. 1984)
  • 29th Richard Jewell, central figure in the 1996 Centennial Olympic Park bombing (b. 1962)
  • 31st Gay Brewer, American golfer (b. 1932)