South Africa’s wheelchair tennis star, Kgothatso Montjane, returns to South Africa to play in the Spring Open after suffering a first-round defeat at the hands of Japanese second seed, Yui Kamiji, 7-6(12), 6-2 at the US Open in New York.

2021 has been a remarkable year for Montjane, with her incredible performances in Grand Slam tournaments. She reached the semi-finals of both the Australian and French Open, reached the singles and double wheelchair finals of Wimbledon and quarterfinals of US Open.

The 35-year-old is the current Momentum gsport Awards Brand South Africa Para Sport Star and Sasol Global Woman in Sport winner.

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The wheelchair tennis star will be eager to get back on the court at the SA Spring Open which is set to take place from 22 September at Ellis Park Tennis Stadium in Johannesburg.

 

Photo 1 Caption: South Africa’s wheelchair tennis player, Kgothatso Montjane, returns to South Africa to play in the second edition of the SA Spring Open after suffering a loss at the US Open. Photo: Kgothatso Montjane (Instagram)