On This Day

August 14, 1938 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Sunday

Deaths in Sport

  • Hugh Trumble, Australian cricket spin bowler and captain (32 Tests, 141 wickets; 2 x Test hat-tricks), dies of a heart attack at 71
  • Jim Kelly, Australian cricketer (36 Tests for Aust 1896-1905, stumped 20), dies at 71
1938 in Sport