Cape Town - South Africa has always been a proud sporting nation, and we have always taken great joy in watching our athletes do well.
On Saturday morning (SA time), the South African sporting community had a rare opportunity to get excited about tennis when Kevin Anderson progressed to the final of the US Open.
Anderson will meet Nadal, who he has never beaten, in the final.
But, judging by the reaction Anderson received on Twitter on Saturday morning, he has already made a nation proud.
All around the globe, South African sports stars paid tribute to Anderson.
Here is what some of them had to say ...