Tennis star Kgothatso Montjane on her journey to success

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Tennis star Kgothatso Montjane.
Tennis star Kgothatso Montjane.
SHARON SERETLO / DRUM

This story was first published in the print version of Drum Magazine.

Growing up she was shunned by other children. No one wanted to play with her because she was different – a disabled kid in a world where running and jumping and climbing were the main pastimes.

Those kids could never have imagined where Kgothatso Montjane would be now: a celebrated sports star making headlines in a sport where she competes on the same stage as her all-time idol, Serena Williams.  

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