Wimbledon

Montjane advances at Wimbledon

2019-07-11 21:27
Kgothatso Montjane (Reg Caldecott)

Cape Town - Kgothatso Montjane had reach the women’s wheelchair tennis semi-final with an impressive comeback in beating Sabine Ellebrock from Germany, winning 6-7 6-1 6-2.

Montjane, the first black African woman to play at Wimbledon, is also in search of her first major title victory in the United Kingdom.

The Limpopo-born star will next face Dutch world number 1 Diede de Groot for the second time in the semi-final round at SW19.   

 

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