Rosewall on the mend

2011-05-17 08:01

Sydney - Former tennis champion Ken Rosewall may be out of hospital and back in Australia this week, news reports said on Tuesday.

Rosewall, 76, has been in the stroke unit of a Rome hospital since Saturday, but he has always been conscious, The Sydney Morning Herald reported.

Rosewall, who was taken ill when attending the Rome Masters tournament, won 132 singles titles in his career, including four Australian Opens, two French Opens and two US Opens.