Lee Thompson teases followers with new photo of girlfriend

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  • Lee Thompson shared a new photo of his girlfriend on Instagram.
  • The former rugby player is yet to reveal the identity of his new partner.
  • Previously speaking to Channel24, Lee confirmed that he is off the dating market saying that his partner wishes to remain anonymous for now.
  • He said: "She is a doctor, very beautiful, nurturing, kind and so easy to be around."


South Africa's first Bachelor Lee Thompson teased his Instagram followers with a new photo of his girlfriend, whose identity is still unknown.

The couple recently visited the O'Two Hotel in Mouille Point, Cape Town and Lee shared photos from their getaway on the photo-sharing app.

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One photo shows Lee's partner lounging poolside, with a large brimmed hat covering her face. The post included several travel-related hashtags, including #travelcouple. 

Previously speaking to Channel24, Lee confirmed that he is off the dating market saying that his partner wishes to remain anonymous for now, and when she is ready, he will introduce her to South Africa.

According to the former rugby player, the couple met before he appeared on The Bachelor SA and lost contact but "recently got in touch and started hitting things off again".

About the identity of his girlfriend, Lee remained tight-lipped but said: "She is a doctor, very beautiful, nurturing, kind and so easy to be around."

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