The tournament might be over in Barcelona for Boris Becker, but the PokerStars SportStar has, as ever, enjoyed his time in Catalonia, the latest step on his transformation from tennis champion to poker player of some repute.
Becker caught up with our video blog team earlier in the day to talk all things poker. This was after he’d found out that he’d be sitting next to Bertrand “ElkY” Grospellier for his day 1b, and he expressed obvious trepidation, tempered with excitement about mixing it with the best in this new discipline.
As ever, Becker is endearingly candid in this interview, describing his competitive nature and his appreciation that he still has a lot to learn about the game. Enjoy.
And if moving pictures aren’t really your bag, Becker is a lot more still in this snap: