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Wimbledon’s greatest singles champion ever Martina Navratilova announced on 2 January that he had been diagnosed with two forms of cancer. 66 year old who also appears real housewives of miami With wife and Russian beauty queen Julia lemigovaThe 50-year-old revealed she was diagnosed with throat and breast cancer in November after discovering a swollen lymph node in her neck.

Julia Lemigova and Martina Navratilova (Ivan Agostini/InVision/AP/Shutterstock)

“It’s a serious double whammy, but it’s fixable,” Martina said. tennis.com, “I’m hoping for a favorable outcome. It’s going to stink for a while, but I’ll fight it with what I have.” Martina’s new diagnosis is completely free of breast cancer after undergoing radiation treatment in 2010 has come after

Martina’s rep told The Times that although the news is somewhat frightening daily Mail That tennis star’s prognosis is good. “Martina Navratilova has been diagnosed with stage 1 throat cancer. The prognosis is good and Martina will start her treatment this month. The type of cancer is HPV and this particular type responds really well to treatment. Martina Noticed an enlarged lymph node in her neck during the WTA Finals in Fort Worth. When it did not shrink, a biopsy was performed, the results came back as stage 1 throat cancer,” the representative said in a statement.

Martina Navratilova (Larry Marano/Shutterstock)

Repp continued, “At the same time that Martina was undergoing tests for the throat, a suspicious lump was found in her breast, which was later diagnosed as cancer, completely unrelated to the throat cancer. These two Cancer is in its early stages with good results.Martina will not be covering the Australian Open for Tennis Channel from her studio, but will hopefully be able to join in from time to time via Zoom.

Martina, who was born in Ravnice, Czech Republic, and was one of the first openly gay sports personalities, is regarded as one of the greatest tennis players of all time. She was ranked No. 1 in the world for 332 and won 59 major titles in singles, doubles and mixed doubles competitions, including a record nine Wimbledon singles titles between 1978 and 1990, and a total of 18 Grand Slam titles.

In 2006, she retired from professional tennis after her last Grand Slam, and has since become a prominent commentator on the sport. Martina also married his wife Julia Lemigova in 2015 after nine years together.

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