Deaths in Sport in 1896

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  • Feb 12 Isaac Murphy, jockey, 628 wins on 1,412 mounts (44.5%), dies at 35
  • Sep 2 Nat Thomson, Australian cricketer (b. 1839)
  • Sep 24 Percy McDonnell, Australian cricketer (19 Tests 1880-88, 3 centuries), dies a 35
  • Dec 31 Leland Hone, cricketer (scored 7 & 6 in only England Test 1879), dies