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Bernard Tomic

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AUSTRALIAN
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ATP
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  • 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

US Open: tough draws for Aussies
Thanasi Kokkinakis in action at the ATP Winston-Salem Open; Getty Images
22 hours ago

Nick Kyrgios, Thanasi Kokkinakis and Daria Gavrilova all drew high seeds at the US Open while tough openers await Aussie seeds Sam Stosur and Bernard Tomic.
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Kyrgios, Tomic exit Cincinnati
Nick Kyrgios (R) congratulates Richard Gasquet after falling to the Frenchman in the first round of the ATP Cincinnati Masters; Getty Images
19 August, 2015

Nick Kyrgios and Bernard Tomic have both gone down in straight sets at the ATP Cincinnati Masters, leaving Thanasi Kokkinakis as the only Aussie remaining in Ohio.
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Kokkinakis scores impressive win
Thanasi Kokkinakis plays a volley en route to victory over Fabio Fognini in the first round of the ATP Cincinnati Masters; Getty Images
18 August, 2015

Thanasi Kokkinakis has won his third match in a row in Cincinnati - claiming the scalp of No.31 Fabio Fognini - to advance to the second round of the ATP Masters event.
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Tomic opens in Cincinnati with win
Bernard Tomic at Wimbledon; Getty Images
18 August, 2015

Sitting at a career-high ranking, Bernard Tomic continued his excellent North American hardcourt form with a straight-sets win in Cincinnati.
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