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Cancer denies Lewis a Penrith swan song

Thyroid cancer has denied former Penrith captain LUKE LEWIS the chance to play a farewell match for his NRL club
Cancer denies Lewis a Penrith swan song
by NRL

Thyroid cancer has denied former Penrith captain LUKE LEWIS the chance to play a farewell match for his NRL club.

LEWIS ... who will join Cronulla at the end of the season ... has been sidelined since the Panthers' 26-18 loss to Wests Tigers on July 14.

He had scans after sustaining a neck injury in that clash with the Tigers ... and a lump was found amd diagnosed as thyroid cancer.

LEWIS had his thyroid removed last Monday and the surgery was successful ... but scar tissue means he'll miss Penrith's final games this year against Gold Coast and Brisbane.




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