EXPELLED: The Chicago Winds franchise of the WFL, by a vote of the league's board of governors, for falling "below minimum capitalization requirements" when two Winds investors withdrew their $175,000 deposit. The team drew 3,470 in its only home game this season.
REQUESTED: Asylum in the U.S., by MARTINA NAVRATILOVA, 18-year-old Czechoslovakian tennis player, from the Immigration and Naturalization Service in New York City. Navratilova, who has played on the Virginia Slims circuit for the past two years, has been granted a temporary stay, pending review of her application.
RETIRED: Hambletonian winner BONEFISH, after suffering a severe throat hemorrhage before the start of a race at Wolverine Raceway in Detroit. The 3-year-old trotter, who has earned more than $300,000, will stand at stud at Castleton Farms in Lexington, Ky.
RETIRED: JIM OTTO, 37, center for the Oakland Raiders since the team's founding in 1960. In 15 seasons Otto, wearing No. 00, started 210 consecutive games, a professional record. He will become the Raiders' business manager.