Dimitrov insisted he tuned out all the drama involving the other top seeds in case it affected his focus.
Austrian Thiem was playing in his first tournament since reaching the French Open last four earlier this month, looking to get some match practice on grass before the start of Wimbledon on July 3.
The bankruptcy application was made by private bankers Arbuthnot Latham & Co in connection with a judgment debt owed them by Becker dating back to 2015.
World number four Djokovic comes into the event will be the tournament`s top seed ahead of number two Gael Monfils and number three John Isner.
Murray had lost only one match on grass since the summer of 2014 -- to Roger Federer in the 2015 Wimbledon semi-finals -- but looked uncomfortable on the slick surface as the errors flowed from his racket, especially off the forehand.
Azarenka, 27, has always been one of the most ferocious competitors on the women's circuit.
It was another blow to the 22-year-old, whose hip and shoulder problems forced him to pull out of the Italian Open and blighted his French Open preparations.
Yuki was down a match point at 6-7 in the second set tie-breaker before he forced a third set and finally prevailed in the contest after two hours and 35 minutes.
Tsonga, who lost to Andy Murray in the 2011 Queen's final, could be one of the major threats to world number one Murray, who is seeking a sixth championship triumph.
Federer had no regrets about missing the French Open to focus on Wimbledon but said it was a move he was unlikely to repeat.
Azarenka, the 2012 and 2013 Australian Open champion, gave birth to Leo in December last year.
McEnroe told the Sunday Times that Murray, who has won three major titles, can't be ranked on the same level as his 'Big Four' rivals.
Konta failure to land her first grass-court title is a setback ahead of Wimbledon, which gets underway next month.
Kerber is the latest big name to have pulled out of the Aegon Classic following Simona Halep's withdrawal with an ankle complaint.
Murray will start the grasscourt season at the Aegon Championships at Queen`s Club, where he faces British number four Aljaz Bedene in the first round.