On This Day

May 17, 1996 in Sport

Day of the Week: Friday

Events in Sport

  • Habib & Whitaker make 320 for 5th Cricket wkt, Leics v Worcs

Deaths in Sport

  • Rusi Modi, cricketer (736 runs 10 post-war Tests for India), dies
  • Scott Evans Brayton, racing car driver, dies at 37
  • Willi Daume, German olympic organiser, dies at 82