PLAYER PROFILE

Bernard Tomic

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AUSTRALIAN
RANKING
25
ATP
RANKING
  • Age22
  • Born21 October 1992
  • Birth PlaceStuttgart, Germany
  • LivesMonte Carlo, Monaco
  • Height196 cm
  • PlaysRight-handed
  • CoachJohn Tomic
  • Pro Since2008
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“I'm very happy to have won my third title and to defend it here was amazing. I'm really happy with myself ... This is my most consistent year.”

— Bernard Tomic, 27 Jul 2015

» Tomic defends title in Bogota

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

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

2014 Apia International Sydney

2011 Caloundra Challenger

2008 Indonesia F2

Bernard Tomic in the news

Biggest movers: Moore soars
Jessica Moore; Getty Images
28 July, 2015

Jess Moore has been rewarded for her good form with a significant upward move in the latest WTA rankings.
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Tomic defends title in Bogota
Bernard Tomic celebrates his victory at the Claro Open Colombia in Bogota; Press Office ATP 250 Claro Open Colombia
27 July, 2015

Bernard Tomic has completed a stellar week to successfully defend his title at the Bogota Open and win his third career trophy.
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Tomic poised to defend title
Bernard Tomic celebrates his semifinal victory over Michael Berrer at the Claro Open Colombia in Bogota; Press Office ATP 250 Claro Open Colombia
26 July, 2015

Bernard Tomic has taken his winning streak in Bogota to eight after advancing to his second straight Claro Open Colombia final.
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Tomic marches into Bogota semifinals
Bernard Tomic in action during his second-round victory over Adrian Menendez-Maceiras at the Claro Open Colombia in Bogota; Press Office ATP 250 Claro Open Colombia
25 July, 2015

Bernard Tomic's Claro Open title defence in Colombia remains on track after the Aussie steamrolled Japan's Tatsuma Ito on Friday.
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