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WIMBLEDON 2017: ALFIE AND REID IN MEN’S WHEELCHAIR DOUBLES FINAL

British pair of Alfie Hewett and Gordon Reid have reached the Men’s Wheelchair doubles final at the 2017 Wimbledon after beating Gustavo Fernandez from Argentina and Japanese Shingo Kunieda 6-4 4-6 6-2 to reach the third successive Wimbledon final.

The pair are the defending champions having reached the final from 2015 to 2017 and will now face French pair of Stephane Houdet and Nicolas Peifer on Saturday in what will be a repeat of last year’s final which saw the British pair winning 2-1.

Elsewhere, in the Women’s Wheelchair doubles, Brit Jordanne Whiley and Japanese Yui Kamiji are also into the final after beating Dutch pair of Jiske Griffioen and Aniek van Koot in straight sets of 6-4 6-4.

They will now face another Dutch pair of Marjolein Buis and Diede de Groot after the pair eased off British Lucy Shuker and German Sabine Ellerbrock 6-4 6-1 on Saturday.

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