Deaths in Sport in December 2011

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  • Dec 1 Ragnhild Hveger, Danish 200m swimmer (Olympic silver 1936), dies at 90
  • Dec 3 Sam Loxton, Australian cricketer (flamboyant Australian batsman of late 40's), dies at 90
  • Dec 4 Sócrates [Socrates Brasileiro Sampaio de Sousa Vieira de Oliveira], Brazilian footballer (60 caps and 22 goals for Brazil), dies at 57
  • Dec 5 Peter Gethin, British racing driver (b. 1940)
  • Dec 5 Gennady Logofet, Russian footballer (b. 1942)
  • Dec 15 Andy Carey, third baseman for 1950s New York Yankees, dies at 80