Boris Becker

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Boom! Boom! The World vs Boris Becker (Part 2) review – Alex Gibney plays a very long game
The second part of this documentary portrait of the tennis star’s rise and fall does fill out the story but it sure takes its time

Peter Bradshaw

22, Feb, 2023 @1:11 PM

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Boom! Boom! The World vs. Boris Becker review – ups and downs of a tennis legend
Alex Gibney’s documentary about the disgraced German tennis star has wonderful archive footage and interviews but is ultimately unrevealing about its subject

Peter Bradshaw

20, Feb, 2023 @5:44 PM

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Boris Becker tells of murder fear during eight months in UK jails
Three-time Wimbledon champion says prison experience left him ‘shrewder and humbler’, in German TV interview after deportation

Kate Connolly Berlin

21, Dec, 2022 @2:59 PM

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‘I was a nobody’: Boris Becker gives first interview since leaving UK prison
Former Wimbledon champion tells German broadcaster he learned a hard lesson and experience was ‘worthwhile’

Kate Connolly in Berlin

20, Dec, 2022 @12:25 PM

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Do we need homes built to last for a millennium? | Brief letters
Brief letters: Stirling prize | James Corden’s omelette fury | Boris Becker’s voluntary sacrifices | Screeching cliches | Teachers misspeaking


20, Oct, 2022 @4:59 PM

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Slimmed down Boris Becker reportedly teaching yoga in prison
Former Wimbledon champion trains at Huntercombe prison where he is serving time for hiding assets, German tabloid reports

Kate Connolly in Berlin

19, Oct, 2022 @4:21 PM

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John McEnroe and Sue Barker criticised over on-air support for jailed Boris Becker
BBC presenters criticised for expressing sympathy for six-time grand slam champion during Wimbledon coverage

Emine Sinmaz

27, Jun, 2022 @8:20 PM

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Boris Becker moved to prison for foreigners in sign he will be deported
Ex-tennis champion convicted of hiding assets after bankruptcy transferred to HMP Huntercombe

Jamie Grierson

25, May, 2022 @7:48 AM

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Boris Becker could face deportation from UK, Home Office confirms
Ex-tennis star may have to represent himself in potential case that could set post-Brexit legal precedent

Amelia Hill and Rajeev Syal

05, May, 2022 @1:41 PM

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‘He hasn’t killed anyone’: Germans react to Boris Becker’s imprisonment
Compatriots celebrate former tennis player’s thrilling performances that captured hearts the world over

Kate Connolly in Berlin

01, May, 2022 @5:55 PM

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Anyone with a heart is bound to feel sadness at Boris Becker’s fall | Tim Adams
The urge to win at everything never left him, long after his sporting career was over

Tim Adams

01, May, 2022 @6:30 AM

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Boris Becker jailed for two years for hiding assets after bankruptcy
Former tennis star found guilty of four charges by a jury at Southwark crown court earlier this month

Amelia Hill

29, Apr, 2022 @3:42 PM

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