Boris Becker

Boris Becker Jailed For Hiding Assets After Bankruptcy

LONDON/WASHINGTON, April 30, 2022 (by Michael Dickens) Hall of Fame tennis great Boris Becker has been sentenced to two and a half years prison time for hiding £2.5 million worth of assets and loans to avoid paying debts. Becker, a […]

Becker Returns To Rothenbaum Tournament

HAMBURG, September 22, 2020 Former World No. 1 and six-time Grand-Slam champion Boris Becker made a short visit to the Hamburg European Open on Tuesday. The 53-year-old Leimen native has an intense, emotional, and passionate relationship with the Free and […]

Becker Vs Kyrgios: A Tennis Quarrel Defined By Rats And Doughnuts

WASHINGTON, July 1, 2020 (by Michael Dickens) “How much longer until the season resumes? Not sure if it can come fast enough,” tweeted The New York Times tennis corespondent Christopher Clarey on Tuesday, soon after a kerfuffle between Boris Becker and Nick […]

Becker, Safin And Muster To Captain ATP Cup Teams

LONDON, November 15, 2019 (ATP Cup Press Release) Former world No.1s Boris Becker, Marat Safin and Thomas Muster will lead their countries as captains at the ATP Cup from 3 to 12 January 2020. Becker, captain of the German side, is a six-time major winner and dominated tennis from […]

Zverev Receives Iphitos Award

MUNICH, May 1, 2018 Red carpet, cool music, good conversation and lots of fun – that’s the traditional Players’ Night of the BMW Open by FWU. Tennis professionals, celebrities and guests were invited to the Golden Racket Club by Käfer […]

Kohlschreiber Starts BMW Open Campaign

MUNICH, May 1, 2018 Local favourite Philipp Kohlschreiber opened his title bid at the BMW Open by FWU on May Day with a comfortable 7-5, 6-4 win over big-serving Croat Ivo Karlovic on a packed Centre Court. The No. 6 […]

Becker Accompanies German Tennis Talents In Hannover

HANNOVER, December 8, 2017 Boris Becker, Head of Men’s Tennis of the German Tennis Federation DTB, spent the last two days at the Tennis Base in Hannover to accompany a group of young tennis talents. Alongside national coaches Peter Pfannkoch and […]

ATP Challenger Ismaning 2017 – Photo Gallery

ISMANING, October 23, 2017 Yannick Hanfmann is the singles champion of the inaugural €43,000 WOLFFKRAN Open, held from 16 to 22 October 2017 held on carpet at the Sportpark in Ismaning. The 25-year-old German fought past Lorenzo Sonego of Italy […]

Becker Appointed “Head Of Men’s Tennis” In Germany

FRANKFURT, August 23, 2017 The German Tennis Federation (DTB) announced on Wednesday that Boris Becker will take on the new created position as “Head of Men’s Tennis”. Barbara Rittner will be responsible for the women’s area as “Head of Women’s […]