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Kaffir Boy

Kaffir Boy


by Mark Mathabane

Kaffir Boy: I'm Better than McEnroe True or False

1. What does Wilfred Horn, the owner of the Tennis Ranch, do? -> He pays Mark’s tournament entry fees
2. What does tennis player Stan Smith do? -> He takes Mark under his wing
3. Who boycotts the Open? -> A bunch of disgruntled postal workers who got the wrong address
4. Who bans Mark from playing tennis? -> The Tennis Ranch
5. What happens to Mark? -> He receives a tennis scholarship to a school in the United States