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Wimbledon

THE GRAND FINALE

Bjorn Borg won his fourth straight Wimbledon championship, as expected, but he was taken to five sets by stubborn Roscoe Tanner, who played the match of his life

By Curry Kirkpatrick

TENNIS' PRINCE CHARMING

By Frank Deford

A SUMMER WINNER IN MONTREAL

After 10 years of frustration, elated Expo fans are celebrating early and often

By E.M. Swift

Pan-Am Games

FEELING RIGHT AT HOME IN SAN JUAN

Jesse Vassallo wowed them in his native land and 15-year-old Cynthia Woodhead won five gold medals as American swimmers led the way for the U.S. during a productive opening week at the Pan-American Games

By Joe Marshall

Wheelers and dealers

Today the Pan-Am Games, tomorrow the Olympics. That was the message as the roller skating explosion hit San Juan, where the U.S. was the fastest and fanciest

By John Papanek

Alan Page

DON'T KICK SAND IN HIS FACE

Cut by the Vikings as a washed-up 222-pound weakling, Alan Page is one lean and mighty man for Chicago

By E.M. Swift

Good Hands

THE GOOD HANDS MAN

Chiropractor Leroy Perry has won ardent support among top athletes with methods that mystify and annoy M.D.s

By Herman Weiskopf

Baseball

The back is back, better than ever

Surgery on his spinal disk has allowed Bobby Grich to return to All-Star form

By Joe Jares

THE WEEK (July 1-7)

By Kathleen Andria

Horse Racing

Have colt, will travel

A wise trainer finds it pays to keep his horse away from that big bad Bid

By William Nack

Movies

A GREAT BIG GOLDEN-GIRLY PRODUCTION

By Frank Deford

Yesterday

BROOKLYN TANGLED WITH NEW YORK IN BASEBALL'S ORIGINAL 'WORLD SERIES'

By Jack Rudolph

As I Did It

A SUMMER OF CUTTING BRUSH WAS THE SOLUTION TO CUTTING IT IN FOOTBALL

By William E. Hafford

For The Record

A roundup of the week July 2-8

Compiled by Wilmer Ames

19th Hole: The Readers Take Over

19TH HOLE: THE READERS TAKE OVER

Departments

LETTER FROM THE PUBLISHER

By Kelso F. Sutton

SCORECARD

Edited by Jerry Kirshenbaum

CREDITS

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