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Notable sports deaths in 2010:

Auto Racing

Jeff Byrd, 60; Paul Dobbs, 39; J.C. Elder, 73; Jimmy Girvan, 56; Tim Hay, 49; Jim Hunter, 71; Richard Jackson, 74; Mark Niver, 60; Neal Parker, 58; Raymond Parks, 96.

Baseball

Sparky Anderson, 76; Oscar Azocar, 45; Jim Bibby, 65; Bobby Bragan, 92; Joe L. Brown, 91; Phil Cavarretta, 94; Mike Cuellar, 72; Satch Davidson, 75; Willie Davis, 69; Jack Diesing Sr., 92; Walt Dropo, 87; Bob Feller, 92; Sandy Hadden, 86; Clint Hartung, 87; Ralph Houk, 90; Phil Kaiser, 21; Dorothy Kamenshek, 84; John Kibler, 81; Clyde King, 86; Nellie King, 82; Ed Kirkpatrick, 66; Al LaMacchia, 89; Jose Lima, 37; Billy Loes, 80; Felix Maldonado, 73; Danny McDevitt, 78; Robert McDonnell, 89; Gil McDougald, 82; Keli McGregor, 48; Ben Mondor, 85; Robin Roberts, 83; Jeriome Robertson, 33; Ron Santo, 70; Freddy Schuman, 85; Bob Shaw, 77; Bob Sheppard, 99; Herb Stein, 93; George Steinbrenner, 80; Jerry Stephenson, 66; Bobby Thomson, 86; Charles Wangner, 77; Artie Wilson, 90.

Basketball

Manute Bol, 47; Carl Braun, 82; Bob Breitbard, 91; Franklin Burgess, 75; Kaye Cowher, 54; Quintin Dailey, 49; Irwin Dambrot, 81; Wayne Duddlesten, 80; Dan Fitzgerald, 67; J. Kelley Hall, 51; Janice Joseph-Richard, 46; Dana Kirk, 74; Scott Lang, 41; Jeron Lewis, 21; Richard Llewellyn, 93; Maurice Lucas, 58; Dick McGuire, 84; Franklin Mieuli, 89; Ken Pryor, 85; Art Quimby, 77; Hank Raymonds, 86; Kevin Restani, 58; Hank Rosenstein, 89; Fred Schaus, 84; Larry Siegfried, 71; Tom Stith, 71; Willard Tate, 74; John Wooden, 99; Lorenzen Wright, 34.

Bobsled/Skeleton

David Dinger, 45.

Bowling

Marion Ladewig, 95.

Boxing

John R. Branca, 86; Anwar Chowdhry, 87; Tony Halme, 47; Arthur Mercante, 90; Edwin Valero, 28; Murray Wilson, 72.

Chess

Larry Evans, 78; Bent Larsen, 75; Andor Lilienthal, 99.

College Executives

Fred Barakat, 71; Jim Harris, 63; Mickey Holmes, 72.

Cricket

Alec Bedser, 91.

Cycling

Laurent Fignon, 50; Txema Gonzalez, 43; Jure Robic, 45; Radomir Simunek, 48.

Drug Testing

Jacques de Ceaurriz, 60.

Equestrian

Sebastian Steiner, 22.

Football

Bennie F. Abram, 20; Gaines Adams, 26; Elijah Alexander, 39; Johnny Bailey, 43; Vince Banonis, 89; Marvin Bass, 91; Rajaan Bennett, 18; Kendall Berry, 22; George Blanda, 83; Tom Brookshier, 78; Dennis Byrd, 63; Lew Carpenter, 78; Anthony Cesario, 34; Jim Copeland, 65; Don Coryell, 85; John Curtis IV, 24; Tim Davey, 58; Steve DeLong, 67; Dave Dixon, 87; Don Doll, 84; Bill Dudley, 88; Jake Dunlap, 85; Richard Dykas II, 24; Bob Fenimore, 84; Harry Galbreath, 45; Joe Gardi, 71; Gene Goodreault, 92; John Greene, 90; Norman Hand, 37; Stan Heath, 83; Danroy Henry, 20; James Hunter, 56; Ken Iman, 71; Matt James, 17; Gary Johnson, 57; Stan Jones, 78; Bob Karmelowicz, 60; Ron Kramer, 75; Mack Lamb, 66; Cliff Livingston, 79; Rob Lytle, 56; Michael ``Mickey’’ Mangham, 71; Michael Martin, 68; Kenny McKinley, 23; Dylan Meier, 26; Don Meredith, 72; Ruben Narcisse, 19; Merlin Olsen, 69; Frank O’Neill, 81; Woody Peoples, 67; Bob Pickett, 75; Josh Rake, 20; Les Richter, 79; Nick Rogers, 30; Thomas Roggeman, 47; Zach Shaver, 18; Don Smith, 84; Bill Stanton, 86; Dylan Steigers, 21; Nelson Stokley, 66; Declan Sullivan, 20; Jack Tatum, 61; Mosi Tatupu, 54; Owen Thomas, 21; Charlie Wedemeyer, 64; Jarvis Williams, 45; Tom Wittum, 60; Mike Wyatt, 55.

Frisbee

Walter Fredrick Morrison, 90.

Golf

Alex Alexander, 88; Erica Blasberg, 25; Greg Rita, 54; Hall Thompson, 87.

Hockey

Murray Armstrong, 94; Pat Burns, 58; John Barbero, 65; John Halligan, 68; Willie Huber, 52; Bobby Kromm, 82; Vic Lynn, 85; Bob Probert, 45; Gaye Stewart, 87.

Horse Racing

Dick Francis, 89; Edmund Gann, 86; Jack Kelly, 61; John ``Chick’’ Lang, 83; Betty Mabee, 88; MacKenzie Miller, 89; Blane Schvaneveldt, 76; Steven Schwartz, 64; Alan Seewald, 62; Noble Threewit, 99; Mark Villa, 44. (Horses: Personal Ensign, 26; Real Quiet, 15; Skip Away, 17.)

Lacrosse

Yeardley Love, 22.

Law

Sylvia Pressler, 75; Mark Rosenthal, 61.

Media

Maury Allen, 78; Ray Barton, 80; Bob Blackburn, 85; Joel Blumberg, 64; Larry Bortstein, 67; Lorn Brown, 71; Mike Celizic, 62; Guido Cribari, 95; Ron Fimrite, 79; Bill Handleman, 62; Ernie Harwell, 92; Phil Jasner, 68; Jim Kelley, 61; Jay Larkin, 59; Rory Markas, 54; Charlie Meyers, 72; Robert Millward, 58; Donald Moss, 90; Dave Niehaus, 75; Art Rust Jr., 82.; Bill Shannon, 69; Leah Siegel, 43; Chet Simmons, 81; Bob Summers, 66; Bob Wussler, 73; Vic Ziegel, 72.

Mixed Martial Arts

Michael Kirkham, 30.

Motorcycling

Peter Lenz, 13; Shoya Tomizawa, 19.

Music

William P. Foster, 91; Jane Jarvis, 94.

Olympics

Joaquin Capilla, 81; Britton Chance, 97; Wayne Collett, 60; Harold Connolly, 79; Lionel Cox, 80; Victoria Manalo Draves, 85; Anton Geesink, 76; Jimmie Heuga, 66; Andy Holmes, 51; Nodar Kumaritashvili, 21; Natalia Lavrova, 25; Mohamed Mzali, 85; Bohumil Nemecek, 72; Piotr Nurowski, 64; Mohammed Oudeh, 73; Antonio Pettigrew, 42; Imre Polyak, 78; Juan Antonio Samaranch, 89; Walter Staley, 77; Henry Wittenberg, 91.

Powerboat

David Bryant, 44; Brian McCosker, 61;

Rugby

Terry Newton, 31.

Sailing

Dodge Morgan, 78.

Skiing

Arne Backstrom, 29; C.R. Johnson, 26.

Snooker

Alex Higgins, 61.

Soccer

Malcolm Allison, 83; Enzo Bearzot, 83; Joerg Berger, 65; Stjepan Bobek, 86; David Le Cluse, 44; Carlos Mercedes Vasquez, 27; Eddie Moussa, 26; Fernando Riera, 90; Nelson Rivera, 19; Roberto Rosato, 66; Fernando Rossi, 60; Mike Stojanovic, 63; Isidore Phillip Tisson, 27; Francisco Varallo, 100.

Softball

Donna Newberry, 58.

Strongman

Joe Rollino, 104.

Surfing

Philip Hoffman, 80; Kit Horn, 80; Andy Irons, 32.

Swimming

Fran Crippen, 26; Tom Haynie, 94.

Table Tennis

Dick Miles, 85.

Tennis

Jeanne Austin, 84; Tom Fallon, 93; Alastair Martin, 94.

Track & Field

Charlie Francis, 61; James Fuchs, 82; Patricia Rico, 76; Wes Santee, 78; Robert Zhongjie Yin, 20.

Trampoline

George Nissen, 96.

Wrestling

Jack Brisco, 68; Lance Cade, 29; Jesus Cruz, 20; ``Baron’’ Mikel Scicluna, 80.

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