US Open 2015: Jordanne Whiley reaches wheelchair final

Jordanne Whiley
Jordanne Whiley and Yui Kamiji were aiming to retain their US Open title

Britain's Jordanne Whiley reached her first Grand Slam final with victory over Aniek Van Koot in the US Open wheelchair women's singles.

Whiley, 23, lost the first set on a tie-break but won the next two to complete a 6-7 (1-7) 6-4 6-3 triumph over the Dutch second seed.

She will play her doubles partner Yui Kamiji in Sunday's final.

Japan's Kamiji beat the top-ranked Dutch player Jiske Griffioen 7-5 3-6 6-4 in her semi-final.

Andy Lapthorne's defence of his men's singles quad title ended with a second defeat in the round robin stage.

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