Jordanne Whiley has become the first British woman to win a wheelchair tennis Grand Slam singles title after winning the US Open on Sunday.
The 23-year-old from Birmingham was playing in her first women’s singles Grand Slam final.
She beat defending champion and world No. 3 Yui Kamiji of Japan 6-4, 0-6, 6-1, claiming the match on her ninth championship point.
Whiley will now go to a new career best singles world ranking on Monday after starting the US Open word ranked No.5.