Tennis

Twitter Tributes for Former British No. 1 Elena Baltacha

Elena Baltacha of Britain returns a shot to  Roberta Vinci of Italy during a first round match at the BNP Paribas Open tennis tournament in Indian Wells, Calif., Thursday, March 10, 2011. Baltacha won 2-6, 7-5, 6-2. (AP Photo/Darron Cummings)
Darron Cummings/Associated Press
BR-UK StaffAnalyst IIIMay 5, 2014

Tennis was in mourning on Sunday night, after the news that former British No. 1 Elena Baltacha had died of liver cancer, aged just 30.

Read our full report here

Here's a selection of Twitter tributes:

Our thoughts are with Elena's family and friends.

Where can I comment?

Stay on your game

Latest news, insights, and forecasts on your teams across leagues.

Choose Teams
Get it on the App StoreGet it on Google Play

Real-time news for your teams right on your mobile device.

Download
Copyright © 2017 Bleacher Report, Inc. Turner Broadcasting System, Inc. All Rights Reserved. BleacherReport.com is part of Bleacher Report – Turner Sports Network, part of the Turner Sports and Entertainment Network. Certain photos copyright © 2017 Getty Images. Any commercial use or distribution without the express written consent of Getty Images is strictly prohibited. AdChoices