Professional golfer John Daly announced he has been diagnosed with bladder cancer, and says he’s hoping for a “miracle” while he makes lifestyle adjustments.
Daly, who is known for his colorful personality, divulged the stunning news during an interview with the Golf Channel published Thursday.
The two-time major winner said he was visiting a doctor due to issues with kidney stones and back pain when the cancer was discovered.
The power hitter told the network his doctor informed him, “[I]t doesn’t look like any stones are in there. But unfortunately, you have bladder cancer.”
“After I did the CT [scan] I was fixing to sip on my Diet Coke I got from McDonald’s and he said, ‘Don’t drink anything. We have to get you back in here and get this cancer out of you,’” Daly recalled.
Daly said the