Britain's Alfie Hewett wins wheelchair singles title at French Open

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Britain's Alfie Hewett wins wheelchair singles title at French Open

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  • Hewett beat Joachim Gerard 6-4, 4-6, 6-3
  • British No 1 had also lifted doubles trophy
Alfie Hewett completed a perfect French Open by beating Joachim Gerard with a battling performance to win a fourth grand slam wheelchair singles title. Hewett lifted the doubles trophy with Gordon Reid on Friday and came through another rollercoaster on Saturday, recovering from 1-3 in the deciding set to defeat the Belgian 6-4, 4-6, 6-3.Hewett needed treatment for a left shoulder problem at 1-3, 0-30 and Gerard had three break points for a 4-1 lead but the British player dug in and did not lose another game. Continue reading...
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