Social media shows love for 'The Bachelor SA'

The first ever South African Bachelor Lee Thompson meets 24 lovely ladies from all over SA.

JOHANNESBURG - The local version of reality dating show The Bachelor aired on Valentine's Day.

South Africans finally got the chance to meet the 24 single women who are competing to be "the one" for Cape Town bachelor Lee Thompson.

During the introduction ceremony, the women had to make sure that they stand out with a few tricks.

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It was also revealed that Reeva Steenkamp's best friend Gina Myers is one of the contestants.

Social media users reacted to the first episode by sharing who they think will win Thompson's heart.

The Bachelor SA airs Thursdays at 7pm on M-Net.