She announced on Twitter that she won the hate speech ruling.
Verashni Pillay will present her argument to the Press Appeals Panel of South Africa.
"I am of the view that she has demonstrated reasonable prospects of success before the appeals panel."
The press ombudsman found the publication of a blog calling for the disenfranchisement of white men amounted to hate speech.
The press ombudsman says HuffPost SA should never have published the 'malicious' and 'discriminatory' blog.
Johan Retief, writing on behalf of the ombud, found the "Shelley Garland" blog to amount to hate speech against white men.
Marius Roodt, a researcher at the Centre for Development and Enterprise, explains why he sent HuffPost his blog and why he feels white voices are drowned out.