Becker sentenced to 2.5 years in prison for bankruptcy offenses | app


LONDON (AP) — Tennis great Boris Becker was sentenced Friday to 2½ years in prison for illicitly transferring large sums of money and concealing assets after being declared bankrupt.

The three-time Wimbledon champion was found guilty earlier this month of four counts under insolvency law and received a maximum sentence of seven years in prison.

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