Ryan Peniston [Source: Planet Sport]
Survivor Ryan Peniston described the cancer treatment that stunted his growth as a child as a blessing in disguise after a dream Wimbledon debut.
The British wildcard beat Swiss world number 95 Henri Laaksonen 6-4 6-3 6-2 to reach the second round.
He told BBC Sport overcoming a rare cancer with chemotherapy and surgery at the age of one, had given him strength.
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Due to his condition, Peniston says he always had difficulty in trying to run and was a foot smaller than his peers.
But he says the process made him tougher.
He says he thinks he might actually be dreaming.