Severiano Ballesteros leaves hospital

 Severiano Ballesteros leaves hospital  Madrid  - Spanish former golfer Severiano Ballesteros was released from hospital Tuesday, after two months of inpatient treatment for a brain tumour.

"Ballesteros will continue to receive outpatient treatment from the Medical Oncology and Oncological Radiotherapy services," La Paz hospital in Madrid said in a statement.

The former golfer, 51, collapsed on October 6 at the Madrid airport and was subsequently diagnosed with a brain tumour. He was first operated on eight days later and has undergone surgery a total of four times.

The former Ryder Cup captain retired from golf in 2007 with a record of 87 titles, including three British Open and two US Masters crowns. (dpa)