Originally Posted by carpedm
Firstly, Nastase was fast. Insanely fast. It wasnít just that he could move to a spot quickly, he seemed to recognize where he needed to be instantly and then move to where he was needed in a flash. Itís a combination of footspeed and anticipation that belongs to people named Mecir, McEnroe and Federer. Itís mercurial. Itís without effort. And itís a pleasure to see.
Don't forget Borg in this category. (Nastase himself was an admirer of Borg.)
And yes, Nastase was a nut.