Deaths in Sport on January 25

  • 1907 René Pottier, French cyclist (b. 1879)
  • 1917 Edwin Tyler, cricketer (slow-lefty played once for England 1896), dies
  • 1963 Wilson Kettle, Nfld, dies at 102, leaving 582 living descendents
  • 1986 Horace Smith, cricketer (1 Test NZ v Eng 1933, one wkt at 113), dies
  • 2004 Francina "Fanny" Blankers-Koen, Dutch track and field athlete (Olympic gold-1948), dies at 85
  • 2004 Miklós Fehér, Hungarian footballer (b. 1979)
  • 2005 Nettie Witziers-Timmer, Dutch athlete (b. 1923)