15 Athletes Who Died Too Young

Death can be one of the most heartbreaking things to ever hit any leaving thing and it’s no surprise that different people from different walks of life always pay tribute to the departed ones in one way or the other. They say nobody knows when the bell will toll when their day comes and death doesn’t care if you’re a hero or celebrity.

At times, death knocks at the most inappropriate time to the least expected individuals. Whether rich or poor, famous or not, young or old, death knows no boundaries. The following is a list of the most prominent sports personalities who died during their peak doing what they loved most.