British wheelchair tennis player Alfie Hewett endures nightmare trip across Atlantic ahead of US Open

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British wheelchair tennis star Alfie Hewett needed to sleep on an airport ground as he suffered journey distress on his strategy to the US Open.
The 20-year-old from Norfolk, ranked two on this planet, ought to be one of many favourites to carry his second grand slam singles title at Flushing Meadows however he might want to attempt to get well from his ordeal.
Hewett was on a excessive after successful the warm-up occasion in St Louis, beating world primary Shingo Kunieda within the closing, when he headed off to the airport on Monday morning.
Altering flights at Chicago’s O’Hare Worldwide Airport was the place issues went improper.
His flight with American Airways was delayed first by issues in New York after which a thunderstorm. After each the pilots and crew reached their clocking-off instances, the flight was finally cancelled.

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