13 Oct 2008

Spanish golf great has brain tumour

8:57 am on 13 October 2008

The Spanish golf legend Seve Ballesteros has been diagnosed with a brain tumour after collapsing a week ago in Madrid.

Doctors confirmed on Friday that the 51 year old winner of 5 major titles suffered a partial epileptic fit, and after exhaustive tests, they've detected the brain tumour.