Deaths in Sport on August 24

  • 1939 W H Moule, cricketer (Australia v England 1880)/High Court judge, dies
  • 1968 Cyril Vincent, cricketer (84 wkts slow lefty for S Af 1927-35), dies
  • 1977 Buddy O'Connor, Canadian ice hockey player (b. 1916)
  • 1982 Jack Siedle, cricketer (batted in 18 Tests for South Africa), dies
  • 1987 Malcolm Kirk, English wrestler (b. 1936)
  • 1991 Abel Kivlat, US 1500m runner (Olympic silver 1912), dies at 99
  • 1993 Professor D B Deodhar, cricketer (Ind non-Test bat o 30s), dies at 101
  • 2011 Mike Flanagan, American baseball pitcher (b. 1951)
  • 2015 Justin Wilson, English Indycar driver, dies as a result of on track accident at 37