Dubai: John Daly has been via a lot in his life however he faces his hardest battle but after being identified with cancer of the bladder final month.
The two-time main champion informed the Golf Channel that docs found the cancer throughout a kidney stones process.
Daly is at present enjoying within the Sanford International, the primary PGA Tour Champions’ occasion, with Hall of Famers Fred Couples, Ernie Els and Bernhard Langer since getting back from a break due to the coronavirus pandemic.
He mentioned docs efficiently eliminated the cancer however there’s a sturdy likelihood it would return.
“There’s an 85 per cent chance it comes back,” Daly informed the Golf Channel. “So I’ve acquired to return and see him (the physician) in three months. They will most likely have to chop it out once more.
“It’s probably going to come back, and then another three months that you don’t know. You just don’t know. Luckily for me they caught it early. We will just see what happens. Maybe there’s a miracle.”
A day after revealing he’s being handled for bladder cancer, Daly was within the group at 68 heading into the ultimate day of the Champions Tour occasion at Sioux Falls in South Dakota,
“I never thought I would see me getting to 50, so every year after that it’s just a gold medal for me,” the 54-year-old Daly mentioned after the wet spherical.
The PGA Championship winner and British Open champion is known for his shock victory on the 1991 PGA Championship in addition to his lengthy drives off the tee, vibrant outfits in tournaments and wild life off the course.
He has additionally struggled with alcohol points throughout his profession however stays a massive fan favorite.
“Hey All, thank you all so much for all the love, texts, msgs & support thru this!” Daly tweeted. “It’s all still shocking for me but know I’ll do what I have in me to beat this! My whole life I’ve beaten the odds, so it’s NOT time to stop now! #gripitandripityall.”