PLAYER PROFILE

Bernard Tomic

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AUSTRALIAN
RANKING
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ATP
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  • Age23
  • Born21 October 1992
  • Birth PlaceStuttgart, Germany
  • LivesMonte Carlo, Monaco
  • Height196 cm
  • PlaysRight-handed
  • CoachJohn Tomic
  • Pro Since2008
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“The big points I played very well, and I was very happy with what I did.”

— Bernard Tomic, 25 May 2016

» Tomic scores impressive victory in Paris

On court

  • started playing tennis at seven
  • favourite surface is grass
  • in 2004 and 2006, won the 12s and 14s Orange Bowl titles
  • helped Australia win the Junior Davis Cup final against Argentina in 2007
  • In 2008 at age 15, became the youngest player in history to win the Australian Open boys’ singles title
  • reached semifinals of the boys’ singles at Wimbledon in 2008
  • as a 16-year-old, won the US Open boys’ singles title
  • made a successful Davis Cup debut for Australia in 2010, winning both singles rubbers against Chinese Taipei in straight sets in the Asia–Oceania Zone Group quarterfinals
  • in 2011 at age 19, became the youngest Wimbledon quarterfinalist since Boris Becker in 1986
  • won first career ATP title at Apia International Sydney in 2013
  • defended a title for the first time in his career in 2015 at the Claro Open Colombia in Bogota
  • his victory in the final was his 30th match win of 2015, the most matches he has ever won in a single season

Off court

  • arrived in Australia from his birthplace in Stuttgart, Germany, aged three-and-a-half.
  • father, John, started work driving taxis while mother, Ady, worked as a biomedical scientist
  • has one sister, Sara, who also plays tennis
  • favourite singer is Chris Brown.
  • enjoys soccer, table tennis, fishing and basketball when not playing tennis

Year-Ending Ranking History

2015 18
2014 56
2013 51
2012 52
2011 42
2010 208
2009 286
2008 763

 

Titles/Finals

Titles

2015 Bogota

2014 Bogota

2013 Apia International Sydney

2010 Burnie Challenger

2009 Melbourne Challenger

Finals

2016 Acapulco

2014 Apia International Sydney

2011 Caloundra Challenger

2008 Indonesia F2

Bernard Tomic in the news

Kyrgios: no injury fears for Wimbledon
Nick Kyrgios received treatment on his shoulder during his third-round loss to Richard Gasquet at Roland Garros; Getty Images
29 May, 2016

Despite being hampered by injury in his third-round French Open loss, Nick Kyrgios is confidence he will be ready to go for Wimbledon.
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Tomic ousted by Coric in Paris
Bernard Tomic plays a backhand during his four-set loss to Borna Coric at Roland Garros; Getty Images
27 May, 2016

Despite not at his best physically, Bernard Tomic fought hard before going down in four sets at Roland Garros to Croatia's Borna Coric.
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Aussies in action: Roland Garros Day 5
Bernard Tomic in action at Roland Garros 2016; Getty Images
26 May, 2016

Australian No.20 seed Bernard Tomic will take on young gun Borna Coric in the second round of Roland Garros on Thursday.
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Tomic scores impressive victory in Paris
Bernard Tomic serves during his straight-sets win over Brian Baker in the first round at Roland Garros; Getty Images
25 May, 2016

Bernard Tomic on Tuesday scored just his third win at Roland Garros from seven campaigns, sending his through to the second round where he joins Nick Kyrgios and Jordan Thompson.
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