The world of tennis is mourning the loss of Elena Baltacha who has died aged just 30.
Elena who was based at Ipswich in Suffolk was diagnosed with liver cancer in January, just two months after retiring from the professional game.
She had only recently married her long-time coach Nino Severino.
Baltacha had dealt with a liver condition called "Primary Sclerosing Cholangitis" which was diagnosed at the age of 19, throughout her career with medication and regular blood tests.
Despiet the disruption it caused, she went on to win 11 singles titles, reached the the third round of Wimbledon in 2002 and reached the same stage in the Australian Open in 2005 and 2010.
Elena was born in Scotland, the Chief Executive of Tennis Scotland, David Marshall has spoken about the loss. Click below to watch a short clip from him.