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Gordon Reid - Rio 2016

Gordon Reid

Wheelchair Tennis
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Reid enjoyed a memorable 2016, winning two Grand Slam singles titles, claiming Rio 2016 singles gold and finishing off the year as world No.1

He started off 2016 winning the Australian Open with a straight sets win over Belgium’s Joachim Gerard. He also was runner-up in the doubles.

In June he made the final at Roland Garros in Paris losing in straight sets to Argentina’s Gustavo Fernandez.

At Wimbledon he won both the singles and doubles titles. He won the singles with a straight sets win over Sweden’s Stefan Olsson and partnered with compatriot Alfie Hewett to win the doubles.

At Rio 2016, he beat Fernandez and France’s Stephane Houdet on his way to the final where he met Hewett. Reid won in straight sets to win gold at his third Paralympics.

He then teamed up with Hewett to win silver in the doubles, losing out to the French pair of Houdet and Nicolas Peifer.

At the end of season NEC Masters he lost in the final to Gerard.

Reid began playing wheelchair tennis in 2005 at age 13 and has also represented Scotland’s under 25’s at wheelchair basketball.

Results

Unit Date Rank
Beijing 2008 Paralympic Games (Beijing, China)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's Singles 1/32nd final 632
Men's Doubles 1/16th final 504
London 2012 Paralympic Games (London, Great Britain)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's Singles 1/32nd final 2012-09-01 613
Men's Doubles 1/16th final 2012-09-01 507
Men's Singles 1/16th final 2012-09-02 507
Men's Doubles 1/8th final 2012-09-03 405
Men's Singles 1/8th final 2012-09-04 404
Men's Singles Quarterfinal 2012-09-05 302
Men's Doubles Quarterfinal 2012-09-05 303
Rio 2016 Paralympic Games (Rio de Janeiro, Brazil)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's Singles 1/16th final 2016-09-11 5
Men's Doubles Quarterfinal 2016-09-12 4
Men's Singles 1/8th final 2016-09-12 3
Men's Doubles Semifinal 2016-09-13 2
Men's Doubles 1/8th final 2016-09-13 8
Men's Singles Quarterfinal 2016-09-13 2
Men's Singles Semifinal 2016-09-14 1
Men's Doubles Gold Medal Match 2016-09-15 1
Men's Singles Gold Medal Match 2016-09-16 1