Brazil's tennis great Maria Bueno no more

Jun 10, 2018, 12:44 IST | Agencies

She had been suffering from mouth cancer since last year and was hospitalised in May

Brazil's tennis great Maria Bueno no more
Marion Bueno with her Wimbledon singles trophy in 1964. Pic/Getty Images

Maria Bueno, the Brazilian "queen" of tennis, who won three Wimbledon and four US championship singles titles, died on Friday in Sao Paulo at age 78, the hospital where she was being treated said. She had been suffering from mouth cancer since last year and was hospitalised in May.

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