Don Bragg, the 1960 Olympic pole vault champion, has died at the age of 83, the International Association of Athletics Federations has announced.
The Olympic Movement is mourning the loss of three-time Olympian and Australian amateur boxer, Tony Madigan, who has died at the age of 87.
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Legendary sailor Paul Elvstrøm has died aged 88 at his birthplace in Hellerup in Denmark.
Sammy Lee, the first Asian-American man to win an Olympic gold medal, has died aged 96 in Newport Beach in Southern California after battling pneumonia.
International Olympic Committee (IOC) President Thomas Bach has led the tributes to boxing legend Muhammad Ali, who has died at the age of 74.
Boxing legend Muhammad Ali has died at the age of 74, a family spokesman has said.
Romania's double Olympic high jump gold medallist Iolanda Balas has died at the age of 79, it has been announced by the International Association of Athletics Federations here today.
A gold medal from the first-ever Winter Olympics at Chamonix in 1924 has sold at an auction for $47,746.83.
A boxing gold medal won by American light middleweight Wilbert McClure at the Rome 1960 Games will be among items up for sale at an "Olympic Records and Rivals" online auction due to begin on Thursday (January 14).