Brazilian tennis great Maria Bueno, who helped usher in modern women's tennis, was buried Saturday in her home town shortly after a wake was held for her at the Sao Paulo state Governor's Palace.
On and off the court, Bueno "always showed a lot of fight", Brazilian tennis player Bia Haddad said.
Bueno died at Sao Paulo hospital on Tuesday, but news of her death was not confirmed until Friday night.
The 9 de Julho Hospital said she had been admitted for "oncological treatment" and asked for privacy.
However, her career was cut short by elbow problems, which she blamed on the heavy rackets used in the sport at the time. At 17, she left Brazil for the United States.
FILE PHOTO: Former Brazilian great Maria Esther Bueno, victor of 19 Grand Slam singles and doubles titles from 1959-68, plays during a tennis exhibition on Copacabana beach in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil December 10, 2005.
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