Former golf pro and SEN announcer Mark Allen, who is battling stage four bowel and lung cancer, is recovering well from an operation to get rid of his colostomy bag.
Mark tweeted from hospital that operation had gone well, expressing his thanks to the staff at Melbourne Private Hospital.
My 1st solid meal since Thursday. The operation to get rid of my colostomy bag went well.
Thank you to all at Melb Private Hospital & everybody who has sent through their support.#Amazing@MattGranland is filling in for me this week on Drive @MacquarieSport 3-7pm with @TheOx05 pic.twitter.com/mR6t4OHqeb
— Mark Allen (@MarkAllenGolf) July 14, 2019