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A roundup of the week Aug. 13-19
Compiled by GREG KELLY
August 27, 1984
BOXING—CHANG JUNG KOO of Korea retained his WBC light flyweight title by stopping Japan's Katsuo Tokashiki on a ninth-round TKO in Pohang, South Korea.
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August 27, 1984

A Roundup Of The Week Aug. 13-19

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Tommie Aaron, 45, younger brother of home-run king Hank Aaron and a seven-year veteran with the Milwaukee and Atlanta Braves; of leukemia, in Atlanta. Aaron had been a member of the Braves organization in various capacities for 27 years.

Virgil (Spud) Davis, 79, a lifetime .308 hitter as a catcher for four teams, including the St. Louis Cardinals' Gas House Gang, which won the 1934 World Series; of heart failure, in Birmingham, Ala.

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