On This Day

January 11, 2000 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Deaths in Sport

  • Betty Archdale OBE, Anglo-Australian educationalist and English cricket batsman and captain (5 Tests), dies at 92
  • Bob Lemon, American Baseball Hall of Fame pitcher (MLB All-Star 1948–54; World Series 1948; no-hitter 1948; Cleveland Indians) and manager (KC Royals, Chicago WS; World Series NY Yankees 1978), dies at 79
  • Phil Carrick, English cricketer (Yorkshire County Cricket Club), dies at 47
2000 in Sport