Former Captain of Italy's Davis Cup team and Tournament Director of the Rome Masters

 

Playing Career

 

Won 10 ATP titles in singles / 17 in doubles
Career High: #4 in singles / #15 in doubles

 

- 1976 French Open champion
 

- Member of the Italian team that captured their first-ever Davis Cup title in in 1976 (won two singles and a doubles rubber in the final against Chile)
 

- The only player to have defeated Björn Borg at the French Open (1973, 1976). Recorded victories over Jimmy Connors and Vitas Gerulaitis

 

Professional powerboat racer