Guillermo VILAS

Guillermo Vilas - Argentina - Grand Slam victories in the 1970s and 1980s.

Photo/Foto: George Herringshaw

Date: 02 June 1981

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    • DATE OF BIRTH
      Sunday, 17 August 1952
    • PLACE OF BIRTH
      Buenos Aires, Argentina
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Guillermo VILAS - Argentina - Grand Slam victories in the 1970s and 1980s.

Pictured above at Wimbledon in 1981.


AUSTRALIAN OPEN 1978.


QUARTERFINALS. 

GUILLERMO VILAS beat TONY ROCHE 3-6, 6-1, 3-6, 6-3, 6-2
HANK PFISTER beat PAUL KRONK 7-5, 6-3, 6-3
ARTHUR ASHE beat PETER FEIGL 4-6, 6-2, 4-6, 6-3, 6-2

JOHN MARKS beat JOHN ALEXANDER 6-4, 6-3, 7-5

 

SEMIFINALS
GUILLERMO VILAS beat HANK PFISTER 6-2, 6-0, 6-3

JOHN MARKS beat ARTHUR ASHE 6-4, 6-2, 2-6, 1-6, 9-7

 

FINAL

GUILLERMO VILAS beat JOHN MARKS 6-4, 6-4, 3-6, 6-3

 

AUSTRALIAN OPEN 1979


QUARTERFINALS.
GUILLERMO VILAS beat PHIL DENT 6-2, 3-6, 7-6, 4-6, 6-2
VICTOR AMAYA beat PETER RENNERT 7-6, 6-4, 6-4
JOHN SADRI beat ROD FRAWLEY 7-6, 6-3, 6-7, 6-4

COLIN DIBLEY beat MARK EDMONDSON 6-4, 6-7, 3-6, 6-3, 6-4

 

SEMIFINALS
GUILLERMO VILAS beat VICTOR AMAYA 7-5, 3-6, 7-6, 7-6

JOHN SADRI beat COLIN DIBLEY 6-4, 7-6, 6-7, 6-4

 

 

FINAL

GUILLERMO VILAS beat JOHN SADRI 7-6, 6-3, 6-2

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QUARTERFINALS
JOSE HIGUERAS beat JIMMY CONNORS 6-2, 6-2, 6-2
GUILLERMO VILAS beat YANNICK NOAH 7-6, 6-3, 6-4
JOSE-LUIS CLERC beat PETER McNAMARA 6-2, 6-2, 6-1

MATS WILANDER beat VITAS GERULAITIS 6-3, 6-3, 4-6, 6-4

 

SEMIFINALS
GUILLERMO VILAS beat JOSE HIGUERAS 6-1, 6-3, 7-6

MATS WILANDER beat JOSE-LUIS CLERC 7-5, 6-2, 1-6, 7-5

 

FINAL

MATS WILANDER beat GUILLERMO VILAS 1-6, 7-6, 6-0, 6-4.

 

 

 

Guillermo in action at Wimbledon in 1977.   Photo G. Herringshaw. ©

 


1977.   THREE GRAND SLAM FINALS - TWO VICTORIES !


AUSTRALIAN OPEN 1977 (January) .

 

QUARTERFINALS.
GUILLERMO VILAS beat ROSS CASE 6-4, 7-5, 1-6, 6-3
JOHN ALEXANDER beat ARTHUR ASHE 6-3, 6-4, 4-6, 7-6
KEN ROSEWALL beat MARK EDMONDSON 6-4, 7-6, 4-6, 6-4
ROSCOE TANNER beat PHIL DENT 6-3, 6-4, 6-2

SEMIFINALS
GUILLERMO VILAS beat JOHN ALEXANDER 6-4, 1-6, 6-3, 6-4
ROSCOE TANNER beat KEN ROSEWALL 6-4, 3-6, 6-4, 6-1

FINAL
ROSCOE TANNER beat GUILLERMO VILAS 6-3, 6-3, 6-3

 

 

FRENCH OPEN 1977


QUARTERFINALS.
BRIAN GOTTFRIED beat ILIE NASTASE 4-6, 3-6, 6-2, 6-2, 6-3
PHIL DENT beat JOSE HIGUERAS 6-1, 6-3, 3-6, 6-7, 6-3
GUILLERMO VILAS beat WOJTEK FIBAK 6-4, 6-0, 6-4
RAUL RAMIREZ beat ADRIANO PANATTA 7-6, 6-3, 7-5

SEMIFINALS
BRIAN GOTTFRIED beat PHIL DENT 7-5, 6-3, 7-5
GUILLERMO VILAS beat RAUL RAMIREZ 6-2, 6-0, 6-3

FINAL
GUILLERMO VILAS beat BRIAN GOTTFRIED 6-0, 6-3, 6-0

 

U.S. OPEN 1977

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QUARTERFINALS.
HAROLD SOLOMON beat DICK STOCKTON 6-4, 6-4, 6-2
GUILLERMO VILAS beat RAY MOORE 6-1, 6-1, 6-0
CARRADO BARAZZUTTI beat BRIAN GOTTFRIED 6-2, 6-1, 6-2
JIMMY CONNORS beat MANUEL ORANTES 6-4, 6-2, 6-3

SEMIFINALS
GUILLERMO VILAS beat HAROLD SOLOMON 6-2, 7-6, 6-2
JIMMY CONNORS beat CARRADO BARAZZUTTI 7-5, 6-3, 7-5

FINAL
GUILLERMO VILAS beat JIMMY CONNORS 2-6, 6-3, 7-6.

 

FRENCH OPEN 1975.


LAST SIXTEEN
EDDIE DIBBS beat ANTONIO ZUGARELLI 6-4, 7-5, 6-4
RAUL RAMIREZ beat FRANCOIS JAUFFRET 6-2, 6-1, 6-4
GUILLERMO VILAS beat JAN KODES 6-1, 6-4, 6-2
ONNY PARUN beat JOHN ALEXANDER 6-1, 2-6, 3-6, 6-3, 8-6
JOHN ANDREWS beat ERIK VAN DILLEN 6-2, 7-5, 0-6, 2-6, 6-3
ADRIANO PANATTA beat JAIME FILLOL 6-3, 6-4, 6-4
HAROLD SOLOMON beat BRIAN GOTTFRIED 5-7, 1-6, 7-6, 7-6, 6-4
BJORN BORG beat STAN SMITH 6-1, 7-5, 6-4
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QUARTERFINALS
EDDIE DIBBS beat RAUL RAMIREZ 4-6, 7-6, 6-1, 5-7, 6-4
GUILLERMO VILAS beat ONNY PARUN 6-2, 6-2, 7-6
ADRIANO PANATTA beat JOHN ANDREWS 6-4, 5-7, 7-6, 6-2
BJORN BORG beat HAROLD SOLOMON 6-1, 7-5, 6-4
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SEMIFINALS
GUILLERMO VILAS beat EDDIE DIBBS 6-1, 6-4, 1-6, 6-1
BJORN BORG beat ADRIANO PANATTA 6-4, 1-6, 7-5, 6-4
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FINAL
BJORN BORG beat GUILLERMO VILAS 6-2, 6-3, 6-4