US Open 2017: Alfie Hewett and Gordon Reid reach men's wheelchair doubles final
|Venue: Flushing Meadows, New York Dates: 28 Aug-10 Sept|
|BBC coverage: Live radio and text commentary on selected matches every day.|
Britain's Alfie Hewett and Gordon Reid are into the final of the US Open men's wheelchair doubles after beating Gustavo Fernandez and Shingo Kunieda.
The second seeds beat the Argentine-Japanese pair 6-3 6-2 on Arthur Ashe Stadium.
They will face French top seeds Stephane Houdet and Nicolas Peifer in the final.
Hewett, 19, is making his debut at Flushing Meadows, while 25-year-old Reid won the title in 2015.
In the women's wheelchair doubles, Britain's Lucy Shuker and partner Yui Kamiji of Japan, the second seeds, lost 0-6 6-4 (10-5) to American Dana Mathewson and Aniek Van Koot of the Netherlands in the semi-finals.
Britain's Andy Lapthorne beat 2015 US Open champion Dylan Alcott 6-4 6-1 in the first of his three quad singles round-robin matches.
World number two Lapthorne won the quad singles and doubles titles at last week's US Open USTA Wheelchair Championships in St. Louis.