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Boris Becker risks prison | ABC News


Recently, the German has been fighting a legal battle in London. On Friday, he was acquitted of 20 counts, but was convicted of evading values ​​worth several million pounds.

He was also found guilty of defaulting on a loan. The sentence is set for April 29, and the sentence is up to seven years in prison.

Boris Becker became a tennis favorite in the mid-1980s, and he won Wimbledon as a 17-year-old in 1985. He collected a total of 49 titles during his 16-year career.

In 2017, he was declared personally bankrupt. Since then, Becker has been accused of failing to hand over nine trophies and medals from his career. Among these are two of his three Wimbledon titles, the 1992 Olympic gold and two Australian Open trophies from 1991 and 1996.

In court, Becker claimed he did not know where the titles were. He also explained that some of them had been auctioned off.

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