Six time Grand Slam winner Boris Becker has been appointed as the head of the German Men’s tennis team, the German federation (DTB) has announced.
The three time Wimbledon champion who was also the coach of Germany at the Davis Cup from 1997 to 1999 will take up the new role immediately.
Boris Becker, 49, won the six Grand Slams from 1985 to 1996 and was the coach of Serbian Novak Djokovic from 2013 till 2016 where the 12-time Grand Slam champion won six titles within that period.
The president of the DTB, Ulrich Klaus released a statement in a news conference saying; “In this position he will be in charge of the entire men’s game”.
We wish him well on his new appointment.