Czech born American former professional tennis player Martina Navratilova says she is now clear of cancer.
Navratilova said, “Thank you to all the doctors, nurses, proton and radiation magicians etc- what a big relief to me.”
The full day of medical tests at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center has been complated said by,tennis Hall of Famer.
The 66-years-old Navratilova, revealed she had been diagnosed with breast cancer and throat cancer in January and that she would begin treatment that month.
She is an 18-time Grand Slam singles champion and noticed an enlarged lymph node in her neck in the month of November and a biopsy revealed the early stage throat cancer. But she felt well enough to comeback to her TV work with the Tennis Channel by the Miami Open in March.
Know more about Martina Navratilova
- Born : 18 October 1956
- Age : 66 years
- Height : 5 ft 8 in
- Residence : Miami, Florida, U.S.
- Parents : Mirek Subert, Jana Navratilova
- Spouse : Julia Lemigova
- Siblings : Jana Navratilova
- Country : Czechoslovakia (before 1975), United States (after 1975)
- Grand slams won (singles): 18
- Retired : 2006