Posted: 9 September, 2012 by Triple M Footy

St Kilda's Lenny Hayes Has Undergone Heart Surgery

Triple M Footy's Michael Roberts broke the news on Saturday night that St Kilda superstar Lenny Hayes has undergone heart surgery.

Tags: St Kilda, Lenny Hayes

Triple M Footy's Michael Roberts broke the news on Saturday night that St Kilda superstar Lenny Hayes has undergone heart surgery.

Shortly after Saints coach, Scott Watters has confirmed on Triple M Footy that Lenny Hayes surgery took place last Wednesday and the surgery went as planned.

Lenny is recovering well and it is hoped he will be able to return to the field next year. Best wishes for a speedy recovery Lenny from all of the Triple M Footy family!

AUDIO: Michael Roberts breaks the story on Triple M Footy and 10 minutes later St Kilda's Scott Watters calls in to confirm:

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Shortly after the Saints released this statement:

St Kilda Football Club wishes to advise that Lenny Hayes has undergone corrective surgery for a cardiac condition diagnosed during medical screenings at the start of the season.

"Lenny's condition was successfully corrected during surgery in Melbourne last week and he is expected to make a full recovery ahead of pre-season training commencing in November", St Kilda FC Head of Football, Chris Pelchen said.

Lenny will complete a prescribed rehabilitation period that allows him to return to pre-season training and continue his football career with the Saints in 2013.

Tags: St Kilda, Lenny Hayes

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