Tennis star Elena Baltacha dies of liver cancer, aged 30

Former British tennis number one Elena Baltacha has died of liver cancer, aged 30, her family have announced.

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UK sports stars pay tribute to Baltacha's 'fighting spirit'

Former British athletes have paid tribute to tennis star Elena Baltacha, who died of liver cancer aged 30.

Ex-tennis star Annabel Croft, Olympian Sir Chris Hoy and former swimmer Sharron Davies tweeted:

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