Daniel Mark Nestor, CM (Serbian: Данијел Нестор, Danijel Nestor, born 4 September 1972 in Belgrade, SFR Yugoslavia) is a Serbian-born Canadian professional tennis player from Toronto, Ontario, Canada.
In his career thus far he has won 80 men's doubles titles, including a gold medal at the 2000 Summer Olympics, the ATP World Tour Finals 4 times, and 8 Grand Slam men's doubles titles. In addition, Nestor won the 2007 Australian Open mixed doubles title with Elena Likhovtseva. This pairing also reached the finals of the 2006 Australian Open and the 2006 French Open. Nestor also won the 2011 Australian Open mixed doubles title with Katarina Srebotnik. His 80 doubles titles make him the second most decorated champion among active doubles players, and third all time. He is the only player in tennis history to have won all four Grand Slams, all of the Masters Series events, the Year End Championships and Olympic gold medal in doubles at least once. He was named ATP Doubles Team of the Year in 2002 and 2004 (with Mark Knowles) and 2008 (with Nenad Zimonjić).
Famous quotes containing the word daniel:
“And who, in time, knows whither we may vent
The treasure of our tongue, to what strange shores
This gain of our best glory shall be sent,
Tenrich unknowing nations with our stores?
What worlds in thyet unformed Occident
May come refined with thaccents that are ours?”
—Samuel Daniel (c.15621619)