Fernandez, Buis seal first Roland Garros titles

Wheelchair tennis crowned two new Grand Slam champions on Saturday when Gustavo Fernandez of Argentina and Marjolein Buis of Netherlands delivered winning performances at Roland Garros.

For the 22-year-old Fernandez it was three times lucky in hoisting the trophy after defeating reigning Australian Open champion Gordon Reid of Great Britain 76(4) 61. Fernandez had previously been in two Grand Slam finals – at the 2014 Australian and US Opens – but lost both times to Shingo Kunieda of Japan.

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