Nastase


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Nastase

(nəˈstæsɪ)
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(Biography) Ilie (ˈiːliː). born 1946, Romanian tennis player: winner of the US Open (1972) and the French Open (1973)
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ILIE NASTASE has appealed against his International Tennis Federation ban.
ILIE NASTASE tried to defend his appalling antics during Romania's Fed Cup tie with Great Britain by claiming race was not "as delicate an issue" in Romania.
ROMANIA Fed Cup captain Ilie Nastase has been handed a three-year ban from the competition following his behaviour during the match against Great Britain in Constanta last February.
1 beat Cirstea in their last meeting at the Fed Cup but left the court in tears amid a row with Romania coach Ilie Nastase.
TO discover why some female tennis players still think professional tennis is maledominated, check out Boris Becker's defence of Ilie Nastase.
ILIE Nastase has been barred from a second grand slam this year after French Open organisers followed their Wimbledon counterparts.
FORMER Wimbledon finalist Ilie Nastase will not be invited to the Royal Box at Wimbledon this year following his behaviour at last month's Fed Cup tie against Great Britain.
Former Romanian world number one Ilie Nastase called Wimbledon organisers "small-minded" after they announced he would not be invited to the Royal Box at this year's championships.
TENNIS legend Ilie Nastase has issued an apology for his conduct during Romania's fiery Fed Cup tie against Great Britain last weekend.
Serena Williams has accused Romanian tennis great Ilie Nastase of racially abusing her unborn child.
DUBAI: Serena Williams has spoken out about comments made by the now-suspended Fed Cup captain Ilie Nastase regarding the skin color of her unborn child.
ROMANIAN gymnastics great Nadia Comaneci has sprung to the defence of compatriot Ilie Nastase over his sexist tirades which marred Great Britain's Fed Cup defeat in Constanta.