• Chris Evert Announces Cancer Diagnosis, Will Cover Australian Open Remotely During Treatment

    13 days ago - By The Wrap

    Tennis legend Chris Evert announced on Friday that she is undergoing chemotherapy to treat stage 1 ovarian cancer, and as a result will cover the Australian Open for ESPN remotely.
    Evert announced the diagnosis in an ESPN.com article cowritten with her friend and colleague Chris McKendry.
    “I wanted to share my stage 1 ovarian cancer diagnosis and the story behind it as a way to help others,” Evert said in a t weet sharing the ESPN article. “I feel very lucky that they caught it early and expect positive results from my chemo plan. Thanks to Chris McKendry for her friendship and for...
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  • Chris Evert Reveals Stage 1 Cancer Diagnosis, Says She'll Cover Australian Open From Home While Undergoing Chemo

    13 days ago - By Deadline

    Tennis Hall-of-Famer and broadcaster Chris Evert revealed today that she has stage 1C ovarian cancer. Evert, who is 67, was diagnosed last year after undergoing a preventative hysterectomy, she said. Cancer has not been detected elsewhere in her body, according to a piece she co-wrote with Chris McKendry on ESPN.com. In it, Evert also revealed...
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