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.
May 14 (Reuters) - The head of women's tennis has condemned Madrid Open organisers for allowing controversial Romanian Fed Cup captain Ilie Nastase to take part in the trophy presentation ceremony following Saturday's final.
Ilie Nastase is banned from attending the French Open
May 6 (Reuters) - Former Romanian tennis player Ilie Nastase will not be given accreditation for this year's French Open, organisers said on Saturday.
Ilie Nastase out, Maria Sharapova in: that seems the likely fate of tennis’s currently most controversial figures at Wimbledon this summer.
May 4 (Reuters) - 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.
What’s in the box? Not Ilie Nastase.
The All England Club indicated last week that it would block the two-time finalist's customary invitation to the Royal Box, and this was confirmed at the Wimbledon spring press conference.