EMILY PRESCOTT: Disgraced tennis star Boris Becker feels silly power as his beloved ‘broom closet’ fires a salvo for ‘victim blaming’ after documentary
He’s released a documentary about his fall from star tennis player to disgraced prisoner – and now it seems Boris Becker’s former lover is determined to present her version of his tumultuous life story.
Angela Ermakova, 55, who gave birth to Boris’ daughter Anna after a one-night stand in 1999, has posted a sharp diatribe online that appears to refer to Becker, 55, as a fool taking the blame for his misdeeds. past does not accept.
Angela’s bizarre message seemed to be her way of marking April Fool’s Day. She wrote: ‘April Fool’s day. I think we all know someone who fits the description. He’s always FULL of himself.’
While she didn’t name Becker, she juxtaposed the passage with a collage of posts about him and a blacked-out photo of him. Perhaps referring to their clandestine moment in what was then dubbed the “broom closet” at London’s Nobu restaurant, Angela claimed that Boris was guided by a certain part of his body and accused him of not accepting blame for his actions or responsibility. for the consequences.
She wrote, “Whatever pain he inflicts on others, he never accepts blame and instead blames his victims.”
TIRADE: Boris Becker’s ‘broom closet’ lover Angela Ermakova, 55, with their daughter Anna
Boris Becker (pictured) has released a documentary about his fall from star tennis player to disgraced prisoner
Boris gives his version of events in the documentary Boom! Tree! The world versus Boris Becker. He says he divorced his first wife, model Barbara Feltus, because she kept bringing up the fact that he fathered a child with Angela.
Boris has told how he left his mother and pregnant wife alone in his hotel room one night to celebrate the end of his playing career after a defeat at Wimbledon. “The first beer was opened right after the game,” he recalls. Then there was another beer. I wanted to go out with my coach, my physio and my [racket] string to celebrate.
“I said to my wife, ‘Tomorrow I will be husband and father, but tonight, for the last time, I want to be a tennis player.'” Boris went to Nobu, where he met Angela. Then he went back to ‘his boys’, paid the bill and went home to Munich. Eight months later, he received a fax from Ermakova that she was pregnant.
Their daughter, model Anna Ermakova, 23, said she would visit her father in prison after he was jailed in April 2022 for fraud involving assets in excess of £2.5 million.