Grand sham: inside Guillermo Vilas’s fight to correct a 40-year ...

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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

Sports reporter

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...

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