Deaths in Sport in April 2011

  • Apr 10 Mikhail Rusyayev, Russian footballer (b. 1964)
  • Apr 10 Homer Smith, American football coach (b. 1931)
  • Apr 18 Olubayo Adefemi, Nigerian footballer (b. 1985)
  • Apr 19 Greta Waitz, Norwegian marathon runner (1st female world marathon champion 1983), dies of brain cancer at 57
  • Apr 30 Emilio Navarro, Puerto Rican baseball player, dies at 105