Deaths in Sport in June 2003

  • Jun 1 Johnny Hopp, baseball player (b. 1916)
  • Jun 8 Leighton Rees, Welsh darts player (b. 1940)
  • Jun 14 Dale Whittington, American racing driver (b. 1959)
  • Jun 18 Larry Doby, American Baseball Hall of Fame outfielder (1st African-American in AL, Cleveland Indians), dies of cancer at 79
  • Jun 21 Roger Neilson, Canadian ice hockey coach (b. 1934)
  • Jun 26 Marc-Vivien FoĆ©, Cameroon soccer midfielder (collapsed during international match, died), dies of heart failure at 28
  • Jun 28 Wim Slijkhuis, Dutch athlete (b. 1923)