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Frantisek Rajtoral

Frantisek Rajtoral was a Czech football player. He last played for Turkish club Gaziantepspor. He was best known for his stint at Viktoria Plzen. He was a member of the Czech Republic national football team. He won the Czech Cup with FC Viktoria ...

                                               

Dennis Ralston

Richard Dennis Ralston was an American professional tennis player. He was active during the 1960s and 1970s. Ralston was born in Bakersfield, California. He was coached by tennis pro Pancho Gonzales. He was the highest-ranked American player at t ...

                                               

Alf Ramsey

Alf Ramsey was an English footballer and football manager. He was born in 1920 and played for Southampton F.C. and Tottenham Hotspur F.C. He also played for the England national football team 32 times and scored three goals. Alf Ramsey was in cha ...

                                               

Tommy Raudonikis

Tommy Raudonikis OAM was an Australian former rugby league player and coach. He played as a halfback. He played for the Western Suburbs Magpies between 1969 and 1979, and the Newtown Jets for two seasons from 1980 to 1982. He also represented bot ...

                                               

Chuck Rayner

Claude Earl "Chuck" Rayner was a Canadian professional ice hockey goaltender. He played nine seasons in the National Hockey League. He played for the Brooklyn Americans and New York Rangers. He was inducted into the Hockey Hall of Fame in 1973.

                                               

Rayo Vallecano

Rayo Vallecano de Madrid, S.A.D., often abbreviated to Rayo, is a Spanish football club which plays in Madrid, in the neighbourhood of Vallecas. Rayo was founded on 29 May 1924, and currently compete in Segunda Division following relegation from ...

                                               

Billy Redmayne

Billy Redmayne was a Manx soldier and motorcycle racer. He was born Laxey. He served in the Parachute Regiment in the War in Afghanistan. By 2013 he was able to devote all of his time to racing. He won the Newcomers Manx Grand Prix in 2014 and th ...

                                               

Al Renfrew

Al Renfrew was a hockey player at the University of Michigan in the late 1940s and a college hockey coach with Michigan Technological University, the University of North Dakota, and the University of Michigan. Renfrew had a successful career as a ...

                                               

Henri Richard

Joseph Henri Richard was a Canadian professional ice hockey player. He played centre with the Montreal Canadiens in the National Hockey League from 1955 to 1975. Richard died on March 6, 2020 in Laval, Quebec of Alzheimers disease-related problem ...

                                               

Lou Richards

Lewis Thomas Charles Lou Richards was an Australian rules footballer. He played 250 games for the Collingwood Football Club in the Victorian Football League between 1941 and 1955. e captained the team from 1952 to 1955, including a premiership wi ...

                                               

Fernando Ricksen

Fernando Jacob Hubertina Hendrika Ricksen was a Dutch former professional footballer. He played as a right back and right midfielder. He was mostly known for his six-year spell at Rangers. He earned 12 caps for the Netherlands at international level.

                                               

Milos eiha

Milos eiha was a Czech ice hockey player and coach. He coached the Czech national team at the 2019 IIHF World Championship. He was born in Peerov, Czechoslovakia. He played as a Forward left. His played career lasted from 1976 to 1991. He was the ...

                                               

Feliciano Rivilla

Feliciano Muñoz Rivilla was a Spanish footballer who played as a defender. He was born in Avila, Spain. Rivilla made 26 appearances for the Spain national football team, and was in the team for the 1962 FIFA World Cup, the 1964 European Football ...

                                               

Mike Roarke

Michael Thomas Roarke was an American catcher and coach in Major League Baseball. He threw and batted right-handed. He stood 6 feet 2 inches tall and weighed 195 pounds. Roarke played for the Detroit Tigers, St. Louis Cardinals and the San Diego ...

                                               

Ken Roberts (rugby league)

Kenneth "Ken" Roberts was an English professional rugby league footballer. He played in the 1950s, 1960s, and 1970s, playing at representative level for Great Britain and Lancashire, and at club level for Swinton, Halifax, Bradford Northern, Roch ...

                                               

Don Robinson (rugby league)

Donald "Don" Robinson was an English professional Rugby League World Cup winning footballer. He played in the 1940s, 1950s, and 1960s, playing at representative level for Great Britain, England, Yorkshire, and Rugby League XIII, and at club level ...

                                               

Matthew Robinson (snowboarder)

Matthew John Robinson was an Australian snowboarder. He was a Paralympian. He won Australias first IPC Alpine Skiing World Cup snowboard gold medal in Copper Mountain, Colorado in the United States. In February 2014, he got head and neck injuries ...

                                               

Michael Robinson (footballer)

Michael John Robinson was an English-born professional footballer and sports commentator. He played as a striker. Robinson was born in Leicester. He played in more than 300 official matches in England for five clubs, including Liverpool. He also ...

                                               

Al Rollins

Elwin "Al" Ira Rollins was a professional Canadian ice hockey goaltender. Born in Vanguard, Saskatchewan, Rollins played in the NHL for the Toronto Maple Leafs, Chicago Black Hawks and New York Rangers. He played a big role in the Leafs 1951 Stan ...

                                               

Dwayne Roloson

Albert Dwayne Roloson is a Canadian retired professional ice hockey goaltender and the current goaltending coach of the Anaheim Ducks. Roloson played 606 games in the National Hockey League. He played with the Calgary Flames, Buffalo Sabres, Minn ...

                                               

Gillian Rolton

Gillian Rolton was an Australian Olympic equestrian champion. She competed in two Olympic Games, the 1992 Barcelona Games and 1996 Atlanta Games, winning a gold medal in team eventing both times on her horse, Peppermint Grove. She was only one of ...

                                               

Mervyn Rose

Mervyn Gordon Rose AM was an Australian male tennis player who won 7 Grand Slam titles. Rose was born in Coffs Harbour, New South Wales and turned professional in 1959. He was ranked inside the worlds Top 10 throughout much of his tennis career a ...

                                               

John Rushing

John Rushing was an American college and professional football assistant coach. He was the safeties coach at the University of Arizona. Rushing served for six years as a defensive coach at Utah State University and was the secondary coach for thr ...

                                               

Tamara Rylova

Tamara Nikolayevna Rylova was a Russian speed skater. He was born in Vologda, Soviet Union. He won a bronze medal at the 1960 Summer Olympics. Rylova died on 1 February 2021 in Moscow, aged 89.

                                               

Rick Rypien

Rick Joseph Rypien was a Canadian professional ice hockey centre. He played for the Vancouver Canucks of the National Hockey League. He was a very tough player and used to play for the Manitoba Moose of the American Hockey League AHL, who were th ...

                                               

Alejandro Sabella

Alejandro Javier Sabella was an Argentine football player and manager. He began his playing career with River Plate. He moved to England in 1978 to play for Sheffield United. Sabella was known as "Alex" while in England. He played for Leeds Unite ...

                                               

Ayan Sadakov

Ayan Faikov Sadakov was a Bulgarian footballer and a key member of the Bulgarian national team in the 1986 FIFA World Cup. Sadakov began his club career at the local Lokomotiv Plovdiv. For "The Smurfs" he played eleven seasons, before transferrin ...

                                               

Emiliano Sala

Emiliano Raul Sala Taffarel was an Argentine professional footballer. He played as a forward. He signed for Premier League side Cardiff City on 19 January 2019 as the club record fee. He died two days later. He played for French side Nantes befor ...

                                               

Efrain Sanchez

Efrain Elias Sanchez Casimiro was a Colombian footballer. He played as a goalkeeper. Sanchez was born in Barranquilla. He played for the Colombia national team from 1947 to 1962. He captained his country at the 1962 FIFA World Cup in Chile. He pl ...

                                               

Manuel Sanchis Martinez

Manuel Sanchis Martinez was a Spanish footballer who played as a defender. He was born in Alberique, Spain. His son was Manuel Sanchis Hontiyuelo. Sanchis represented Real Madrid and Spain. They were one of only three father/son pairs to have won ...

                                               

Terry Sawchuk

Terence Gordon Sawchuk was a Canadian professional ice hockey goaltender who played 21 seasons in the National Hockey League for the Detroit Red Wings, Boston Bruins, Toronto Maple Leafs, Los Angeles Kings, and New York Rangers.

                                               

Gale Sayers

Gale Eugene Sayers, nicknamed the Kansas Comet ", was an American football player. He earned fame both as a halfback and return specialist in the National Football League. In a brief but highly productive NFL career, Sayers spent seven seasons wi ...

                                               

Michele Scarponi

Michele Scarponi was an Italian road bicycle racer, who rode professionally between 2002 and 2017 for the 2002, Domina Vacanze–Elitron, 2006, 2007, 2010, 2013 and 2017 teams. Scarponi was declared the winner of the 2011 Giro dItalia after the dis ...

                                               

Veronica Schiavon

Veronica Schiavon is an Italian rugby union player. She played for the Italian national team 82 times, between 2001 and 2017, with 383 points. Her mother, Monica, Palla was a player in Treviso, and had 9 appearances for the Italian national team, ...

                                               

Ken Schinkel

Kenneth Calvin Schinkel was a Canadian professional ice hockey right wing and coach. He played for the New York Rangers and Pittsburgh Penguins in the National Hockey League. His career lasted from 1950 to 1973. He was born in Jansen, Saskatchewa ...

                                               

Sigi Schmid

Siegfried "Sigi" Schmid was a German-American soccer coach. He worked as head coach of the Los Angeles Galaxy of Major League Soccer from 1999 to 2004 and again from 2017 to 2018. He was born in Tubingen, Baden-Wurttemberg. Schmid worked for the ...

                                               

Atanase Sciotnic

Atanase Sciotnic was a Romanian sprint canoeist. He was a member of Dinamo Bucharest. He was born in Tulcea County, Romania. Sciotnic took part in the two-man and four man events at most major competitions between 1963 and 1974 and won two Olympi ...

                                               

Barbara Ann Scott

Barbara Ann Scott was a Canadian figure skater. Scott was born in Ottawa, Ontario. She was a champion in the 1948 Winter Olympics, a two-time World Champion and a four time Canadian national champion. She was known as "Canadas Sweetheart" when sh ...

                                               

Sonia Scurfield

Sonia Scurfield, B.A was a Canadian businesswoman. She was a co-owner of the Calgary Flames hockey team from 1985 to 1994. She became only the second woman, and the only Canadian woman, to have her name engraved on the Stanley Cup when the Calgar ...

                                               

Abe Segal

Abe Segal was a South African tennis player. He was born in Johannesburg, South Africa. During the 1950s and 1960s, he was the doubles partner of Gordon Forbes. Together, they were thought of as one of the best doubles teams in the world.

                                               

Pontus Segerstrom

Pontus Segerstrom was a Swedish footballer. Segerstrom started his career at IF Brommapojkarna where he had played football from a young age. He later played for Danish Odense BK during a short period of time in 2004 before moving back to Sweden ...

                                               

Pancho Segura

Pancho Segoo Segura was a leading Ecuadorian-American tennis player of the 1940s and 1950s. In 1950 and 1952, as a professional, he was the World Co-No. 1 player. He was born in Guayaquil, Ecuador, but moved to the United States in the late 1930s ...

                                               

Patrick Sercu

Patrick Sercu was a Belgian cyclist. He was active on the road and track between 1961 and 1983. On track, he won the gold medal in the 1 km time trial at the 1964 Summer Olympics. He won three world titles in the sprint, in 1963, 1967 and 1969. O ...

                                               

Flavia Severin

Flavia Severin is an Italian rugby player and boxer. She was four-time boxing champion of Italy in two weight categories, and finalist in the 2014 European amateur boxing championship. She won a gold medal at the 2018 Womens European Amateur Boxi ...

                                               

Nicholas Shehadie

Sir Nicholas Michael Shehadie was an Australian rugby union sportsperson and politician. He was born in Sydney. He served as Lord Mayor of Sydney from 1973 to 1975. He was a national representative rugby union captain, who made thirty career Test ...

                                               

Don Shepherd

Donald John Shepherd was a Welsh cricketer. He played for Glamorgan. One of the great county bowlers, he took more first-class wickets, 2.218 at 21.32 each, than any other player who never played Test cricket. He was born in Port Eynon, Glamorgan ...

                                               

Yelena Shushunova

Yelena Lvovna Shushunova was a Russian World, European, and Olympic championship winning gymnast. Shushunova was one of five women who have won the grand slam of All-Around titles: Olympics, World Championships, European/Continental Championships ...

                                               

Klaus Siebert

Klaus Siebert was a German biathlete and biathlon coach. Hed raced for East Germany. Siebert won a silver medal at the 1980 Olympics in Lake Placid, New York on the relay with the East German relay team. In the Biathlon World Championships, Siebe ...

                                               

Silver King (wrestler)

Cesar Cuauhtemoc Gonzalez Barron, better known by his ring name Silver King, was a Mexican professional wrestler and actor. He was a luchador enmascarado. He worked for Universal Wrestling Association, Consejo Mundial de Lucha Libre, Lucha Libre ...

                                               

Carmelo Simeone

Carmelo Simeone "Cholo", was an Argentine football defender. He won three league championships with Boca Juniors. Simeone played for the Argentina national team. He was born in Ciudadela, Argentina. Simeone started his playing career in 1955 with ...