SAs Montjane into Wimbledon semi final

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Kgothatso Montjane, the 5th seed of South Africa in action against Marjolein Buis (NED) in the women's quarterfinals during day 3 of the Airports Company South Africa SA Open at Ellis Park Tennis Complex on April 16, 2015 in Johannesburg.

JOHANNESBURG - South African Wimbledon debutant Kgothatso Montjane has advanced into the semi-finals, after beating German world number six, Katharina Kruger on Thursday.

World number eight Montjane and Kruger had never met in a Grand Slam tournament before.

The last time they played each other was in the 2017 Swiss Open final in Geneva, in which Montjane won in straight sets 6-2 6-3.

- Additional reporting ANA -