Navratilova shocked many when she announced that she was suffering from two different types of cancers at the same time while also maintaining hope because the prognosis was positive. Indeed it was because she now revealed that after months of treatments, she is now fully cancer-free, news that overjoyed many.
Billie Jean King reacted to the news on social media writing:
"Such wonderful news from my dear friend, @Martina. We are so happy for you!"