Lauding October #GAL2021 Newsmakers

gsport's October 2021 #GAL2021 Newsmakers Cover

South African women in sport continue to dominate headlines globally, resulting in a fierce gsport Annual List for October as we gear up for the third annual newsmakers event in December.

Zoë Kruger Wins Maiden ITF Pro Title

South African rising tennis star, Zoë Kruger, delivered a strong performance to win her maiden ITF Pro Tennis title at the TUKS International event on Sunday, 3 October 2021. Photo: Tennis SA (Twitter)

South African rising tennis star, Zoë Kruger, beat Dutch fifth seed, Suzan Lamens, to win her maiden ITF Pro Tennis title – in her first final on home soil, at the TUKS International event

Foreign Four Fight Out SA Spring Open Singles

Tessah Andrianjafitrimo is the top-seeded survivor among the for Europeans contesting the semi-finals of the ITF’s . She will take on the Netherland’s Richel Hogenkamp, while Alina Charaeva and Eva Vedder will contest the remaining match of the SA Tennis Tour’s SA Spring Open, being played at the Ellis Park Tennis Courts in Johannesburg. File Photo: Tessah Andrianjafitrimo (Instagram)

Kgothatso Montjane will take on Jiske Griffioen in the final of the SA Spring Open wheelchair tennis final, while four Europeans will contest the semi-finals of the women’s singles tournament at the SA Spring Open at Ellis Park Courts in Johannesburg

Kgothatso Montjane Marches On at SA Spring Tennis Open

SA no.1 Wheelchair Tennis player Kgotahtso Montjane advanced through the SA Spring Open semi-finals against tournament no. 3, Mariska Venter after a clinical defeat of Mabel Mankgele. Photo: Tennis SA / Picture Café

SA out of Women’s Singles Open while defending champion Kgothatso Montjane wins to set up wheelchair tennis semi-final clash with Mariska Venter at the SA Spring Open being played at Ellis Park Tennis Courts, Johannesburg