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More Sports / Tennis Mar 15, 2019

Ex-British Davis Cup captain Paul Hutchins dies at 73

Paul Hutchins, the former British Davis Cup captain who led the team to the final in 1978, has died. He was 73. The Lawn Tennis Association and Hutchins' family announced the death on Thursday. The family said in a statement to Britain's Press Association that ...

Coutinho, a 1962 World Cup winner, dies at 75

Soccer Mar 12, 2019

Coutinho, a 1962 World Cup winner, dies at 75

Brazilian striker Coutinho, a 1962 World Cup winner who Pele considered his favorite attacking partner at Santos FC, has died. He was 75. Santos announced Coutinho's death in a statement on Twitter on Monday. The club said he died at home and his funeral will ...

'Scorpion' Pedroza passes away at 62

More Sports / Boxing Mar 2, 2019

'Scorpion' Pedroza passes away at 62

Former world champion Panamanian boxer Eusebio Pedroza, who defended the featherweight title more times than any other, has died at age 62. The World Boxing Association said Friday that Pedroza had been hospitalized recently while battling pancreatic cancer. Pedroza, nicknamed the "Scorpion," successfully defended his title ...