Boris Beckers bankruptcy trustees urge tennis star to remember where his Wimbledon

When bankruptcy trustees moved in to seize Boris Becker’s assets, there were three glaring gaps in his trophy cabinet. The most valuable trophies of all – awarded for his Wimbledon victories in 1985, 1986 and 1989 – were mysteriously absent.  Becker explained that he was unable to recollect where they were. Several months on, the trustees have made a breakthrough. Want the best of The Telegraph direct to your email and WhatsApp? Sign up to our free twice-daily  Front Page newsletter and new  audio briefings. One of the trophies has been discovered in the care of Becker’s mother, Elvira, who says it was a “gift” from her son. But in this case they decided not to investigate further, given Mrs Becker’s age, and the trophy… Administrators can attempt to claw back assets that they believe were deliberately put beyond the reach of creditors.–– ADVERTISEMENT ––

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