New Zealand's Tom Pritchard dies aged 100

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Tom Pritchard 1917-2017 © Andrew Alderson Tom Pritchard, the former fast bowler from New Zealand and Warwickshire stalwart during the 1940s and 1950s, has died. Pritchard, who claimed 818 wickets... Read More

Banned ex-Fifa official Chuck Blazer dies

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Former top football official Chuck Blazer has died at the age of 72, his lawyers say. Blazer, whose evidence to US investigators helped trigger the Fifa corruption scandal, had been... Read More

HOFer, former Senator Bunning dies at 85

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Hall of Fame pitcher Jim Bunning died at 85, the Phillies announced Saturday. Bunning pitched for the Tigers, Phillies, Pirates and Dodgers over a 17-year career from 1955 to 1971.... Read More

Internet pioneer Robert Taylor dies

Internet pioneer Robert Taylor dies

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One of the founding fathers of the internet, Robert Taylor, has died. While working at the Pentagon in the 1960s, he instigated the creation of Arpanet – a computer network... Read More