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Posted 8/1/12 at 11:47 AM

Cancer survivor dreams of meeting Chipper Jones

Ian Marbut and 50 of his friends attended Tuesday night's Braves game to celebrate the fact that he is now cancer free.

Marbut was diagnosed with thyroid cancer at the age of 16 and says Chipper Jones was a huge inspiration in his battle to beat the deadly disease.

On Tuesday, Marbut's friends held a sign that read, "Chipper Meet Cancer Survivor @Ian_Survivor11 #MyWishIanMarbut Beat Cancer."

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