Wimbledon 2016: Gordon Reid reaches wheelchair final as Jordanne Whiley falls short

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Gordon Reid has reached the final of the inaugural men’s wheelchair singles event at Wimbledon.

Reid, 24, beat number two seed Joachim Gerard 7-6 (11-9) 6-4 and will face Stefan Olsson in Sunday’s final.

It is Reid’s third Grand Slam single’s decider of the year, having won the Australian Open in January before losing at Roland Garros last month.

Meanwhile, fellow Brit Jordanne Whiley lost to Aniek van Koot 7-5 6-3 in the last four of the women’s singles.

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