Boris Becker and his estranged wife Lilly pictured outside divorce court

Mail Online | 9/20/2018 | Richard Spillett for MailOnline
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Boris Becker and his estranged wife Lilly have gone head to head in court this week as their lawyers battle over their planned divorce.

The 50-year-old former tennis star announced in May this year that he and Lilly had separated after 13 years together.

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It came after Becker was declared bankrupt last year when it emerged he had racked up a debt of £3.3million with a private bank.

Becker was then involved in a bizarre row over whether a diplomatic passport he had been issued by the Central African Republic entitled him to immunity from bankruptcy proceedings.

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The tennis star came to fight his latest battle at London's Central Family Court as he and Lilly, 42, attempt to settle disputes over arrangements for the split.

Becker looked pensive as he arrived and left the courtroom, while Lilly, who arrived separately, smiled as she chatted to one of her legal team.

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It was previously reported that Lilly had instructed respected law firm Grosvenor Law to represent her amid concerns about her future financial situation.

Announcing the couple's decision in May, lawyer Christian-Oliver Moser said: 'The decision after a 13-year-long relationship and nine years of marriage wasn't an easy one.'

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Moser insisted that the separation was 'amicable', but it is understood the pair have been living apart, except from when Boris was in London to cover Wimbledon.

At the end of July, Lilly was seen moving her stuff out of the £5million former marital home.

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