The menace of Cancer has raised its ugly tentacles once again. In a news that shocked the world WWE superstar Roman Reigns announced that he will bid the wrestling arena farewell. The reason? Roman Reigns said he has cancer. This was enough to stun the world.
The world of Sports has seen a number of superstars bow out or take a break because of this ugly reality of life. Not too long ago the World’s leading Badminton player Lee Chong Wei announced that he had Cancer in his nose. Lee Chong is now undergoing treatment in Taiwan and has promised his fans that he will be back very soon. Tennis great Martina Navratilova too had breast cancer. The 18 time Grand Slam winner then made an announcement in 2010 that brought a sigh of relief to her fans. She said that after battling the menace for 6 months she was Cancer free. In 2012 American swimmer Meghan Kinney was diagnosed with a rare bone cancer called osteosarcoma. That year, she spent around 100 days in the hospital undergoing treatment. In July 2016, after completing all of her treatment, Kinney’s tests came back cancer-free. Controversial cyclist Lance Armstrong too was diagnosed with testicular Cancer. He too battled his way back. And not to forget our own cricket superstar Yuvraj Singh. He was diagnosed with Cancer in 2011. The southpaw then went to USA for treatment and came back Cancer free.
Roman Reign’s fans now hope and pray that the wrestling Superstar too will out punch this menace and will be back in the rings once again to Wow the crowd.