Boris Becker is a very successful former German tennis who at a point reigned as the World No.1 professional tennis player.
Boris Becker was born to Elvira and Karl-Heinz Becker on November 22, 1967, in Leimen, Germany. He was raised in the Catholic faith since his mother was one.
Boris started his professional tennis career in 1984, under Romanian-born coachGünther Bosch and Romanian manager Romanian manager Ion Tiriac.
That year, he won his first professional double title in Munich. In 1985, he won the Tennis World Young Masters at the NEC in Birmingham
Becker’s impressive performance continued by becoming the first unseeded player and first German to win a Wimbledon singles title by defeating Kevin Curren in four sets.
At age 17, he became the youngest male Grand Slam singles champion, a record broken by Michael Chang in 1989 after winning the French Open when at age 17 year.
Boris Becker and McEnroe game in the Davis Cup in 1987 lasted 6 hours and 22 minutes, becoming one of the longest matches in tennis history.
He became World no. 1 after defeating Ivan Lendl to win the Australian Open in 1991, the first time I his career
His sixth and final Grand Slam was won in 1996 by defeating Chang in the Australian Open. Throughout his career, he won 49 singles titles and 15 doubles titles.
After retiring from professional career, he has been a poker player and has played in the European Poker Tour and the World Poker Tour.
Boris Becker married twice first to Barbara Feltus on December 17, 1993 & second to sharley kerssen beron june 12 ,2009.
As of 2022 , According to forbes Boris Becker has Net worth of around $2 million with annual income of $250 thousand.
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