Deaths in Sport on July 11

  • 1929 Billy Mosforth, English footballer (b. 1857)
  • 1932 Nathaniel Niles, American figure skater and tennis player, dies at 46
  • 1959 C W L Parker, cricketer (3,776 1st-class wickets, 2nd best ever), dies
  • 1971 Pedro Rodríguez, Mexican racing driver (b. 1940)
  • 1987 Thomas F Waddell, founder (Gay Olympics), dies of AIDS at 50
  • 1987 Avi Ran, Israeli footballer (b. 1963)
  • 1993 Denis Tomlinson, South African cricket leg-spinner, dies
  • 2005 Jesús Iglesias, Argentine professional racing driver (b. 1922)
  • 2006 John Spencer, English snooker player (b. 1935)
  • 2009 Arturo Gatti, Italian-Canadian professional boxer (b. 1972)
  • 2010 Bob Sheppard, New York Yankees and New York Giants announcer, dies at 99