Today’s Birthday in Sport- Ilie Nastase(Tennis)

Ilie Nastase is former Romanian world no.1 born on 19th July 1946 He was top player in 1970s winning 2 Grand Slams in singles and 4 in doubles.He won 100 ATP career titles including 62 in singles from 1969 to 1985.He was the first professional sports figure to sign an endorsement contract with Nike in 1972.

 

By Shailesh