Australian Rugby League Legend Brett Kenny Diagnosed With Lymphoma


Brett Kenny is a sporting legend. The ex-rugby league player was part of the Sydney-based club Parramatta Eels for 14 seasons, playing 265 games. He also made 17 appearances for Australia’s national team throughout the 1980s and 1990s.

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The 56-year-old was recently diagnosed with lymphoma, although the type or severity has not been announced as he’s still undergoing testing. However, he is due to start chemotherapy treatment soon according to a report in the Daily Telegraph.

Considered one of the best ever rugby players for the Parramatta Eels, we’re sure that Kenny will have the full support of the team, staff, fans and residents of the city as he embarks on his journey to recovery.

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