Ilie Nastase has two tennis bans reduced 8 months and his fine doubled to $20,000 following his appeal against ITF sanctions for foul-mouthed comments and misconduct as Romania's Fed Cup captain last year
Ilie Nastase has had two tennis bans reduced following his appeal against sanctions handed out for foul-mouthed comments and bad behavior as Romania's Fed Cup captain last year
Ilie Nastase has had his ban for his conduct during Romania's Fed Cup tie against Great Britain last April marginally reduced on appeal but his fine doubled.
Feb 7 (Reuters) - Ilie Nastase, the 71-year-old world number one and ex-Romania Fed Cup captain, has had his ban from International Tennis Federation (ITF) team competitions reduced on appeal by an independent tribunal.
ITF suspended Nastase from Fed Cup, Davis Cup until 2019; both bans reduced by 8 months.
OLIVER HOLT: The first Wimbledon men’s singles final I remember is Stan Smith versus Ilie Nastase in 1972. It never seemed like tennis would be a British sport again... until Andy Murray came along.
Ilie Nastase is taking on a new role as a diplomat for the Czech Republic
Nastase made a 'racially insensitive' comment about Serena Williams's unborn child.
July 21 (Reuters) - Romanian Fed Cup captain Ilie Nastase has been banned from acting in an official capacity at all International Tennis Federation (ITF) team competitions until Dec. 31, 2020, the governing body said on Friday.
The wife of Ilie Nastase says she is divorcing him. Romanian media report that Brigitte Nastase is filing for divorce.
Madrid Open organizer Ion Tiriac says he won't award any more trophies at his tournament because he's upset by the way his friend Ilie Nastase has been treated by the WTA
Madrid Open organizer and former tennis player Ion Tiriac says he won't award any more trophies at his tournament because he is upset by the way his friend Ilie Nastase has been treated
He was suspended after he speculated about the skin color of the baby that Serena Williams is expecting.
MIKE DICKSON - EXCLUSIVE: Nastase, it turns out, has three lawyers fighting his suspension by the International Tennis Federation, including a human rights specialist.
Ilie Nastase said on Thursday he is fully cooperating with an International Tennis Federation investigation into his foul-mouthed comments and bad behaviour last month.
Madrid Open organizer and former tennis player Ion Tiriac says the WTA should apologize to friend Ilie Nastase for criticizing his presence at the tournament's trophy ceremony
The organisers of the Mutua Madrid Open have been criticised for inviting Ilie Nastase to Saturday's award ceremony. Nastase appeared on court after Simona Halep's win over Kristina Mladenovic.