Billy Ward



Age: 20


Summary: Australian amateur boxer whose career was curtailed by Ross River fever in 2008 but he fought on before making the semifinals of the Australian Under 19 championships as a flyweight in 2011 and won both the Australian title and the Oceania Olympic Qualification tournament that year to earn a place in the light flyweight division at the 2012 Summer Olympics in London, England.



Cause of Death: Suicide by unknown method


Born: July 16, 1993


Died: August 4, 2013


Location: Gladstone, Queensland, Australia