Grand sham: inside Guillermo Vilas’s fight to correct a 40-year fault
Researchers say the tennis star should have been world No 1 in 1975 and 1976, but the ATP is having none of it
If 2020 has taught us anything it is that the fight for justice takes many forms.
It has been a year of tumult, in part due to the more focused fight for equality and social justice. Different causes have made their way into our collective consciousness, some on a wider canvas and better lit than others.
Some blip more subtly onto our radar, but it doesn’t mean they are less captivating. Take the drawn-out battle of Argentine ace Guillermo Vilas and his fight for proper recognition with tennis authorities...