Bernard Tomic

  • Age23
  • Born21 October 1992
  • Birth PlaceStuttgart, Germany
  • LivesMonte Carlo, Monaco
  • Height196 cm
  • PlaysRight-handed
  • CoachJohn Tomic
  • Pro Since2008
“I feel like here's a good chance for me. I really have to focus and really go for my shots and relax if I want to make a quarter or semi.”

— Bernard Tomic, 26 Jul 2016

» Toronto: Tomic through, Kyrgios stunned

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



2015 Bogota

2014 Bogota

2013 Apia International Sydney

2010 Burnie Challenger

2009 Melbourne Challenger


2016 Acapulco

2014 Apia International Sydney

2011 Caloundra Challenger

2008 Indonesia F2

Bernard Tomic in the news

Tomic through to Toronto third round
Bernard Tomic; Getty Images
12 hours ago

Bernard Tomic will face Kevin Anderson for a spot in the Toronto Masters quarterfinals, while Sam Stosur fell in her second round match in Montreal.
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Millman retires in Toronto first round
John Millman; Getty Images
27 July, 2016

John Millman retired with a left wrist injury during his first-round match against Jared Donaldson at the Toronto Masters, leaving Bernard Tomic as the only Aussie remaining in…
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Toronto: Tomic through, Kyrgios stunned
Bernard Tomic; Getty Images
26 July, 2016

Bernard Tomic was at his attacking best on Monday in a straight-sets victory over Colombian qualifier Alejandro Gonzalez, while Nick Kyrgios suffered a shock defeat.
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Five Aussies set to star in Canada
Nick Kyrgios in action during his quarterfinal victory over Milos Raonic at the Miami Open; Getty Images
25 July, 2016

Nick Kyrgios, Bernard Tomic and Sam Stosur are seeded at the Rogers Cup events in Canada and are joined in the draws by John Millman and Daria Gavrilova.
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