Sara Tomic

  • Age18
  • Born 5 February 1998
  • Birth PlaceGold Coast, Queensland
  • LivesSouthport, Queensland
  • PlaysRight-handed
“I just never back down. That's all I remember. All the hard work that I've done, I just hope that everything will come.”

— Sara Tomic, 3 Jan 2014

» Like her brother, Sara Tomic eyes world No.1

On court

  • Tennis runs in the Tomic family – her older brother, Bernard, turned pro in 2008
  • Claimed the Optus 14s National Claycourt Championships in Queensland, 2012
  • Made her Grand Slam debut in the Australian Open Junior Championship in 2012
  • Reached the final of the LTAT ITF 18s in Thailand in 2012
  • Represented Australia in the World Junior Tennis Finals in Prostejov, Czech Republic in 2012
  • Goal is to emulate her brother’s achievements on the court
  • Dream is to become world’s no. 1
  • Believes her game most closely resembles Serena Williams’
  • Professional tennis goals are to win all the Grand Slams, be the most marketable player, and play mixed doubles with brother Bernard

Off court

  • If not a tennis player, she’d pursue a career in either architecture and design, law or fashion design

Year-end singles ranking history

2014 1188



2016 Sharm El Sheikh ITF

2015 Sharm El Sheikh ITF


2015 Sharm El Sheikh ITF, Sharm El Sheikh ITF, Sharm El Sheikh ITF


Sara Tomic in the news

Biggest movers: Groth on the way back
Sam Groth; Getty Images
18 October, 2016

After a trying 2016 season, Sam Groth has began to climb his way back up the rankings after encouraging form on the Challenger circuit.
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Biggest movers: Duckworth gaining momentum
James Duckworth in action at the ATP Winston-Salem Open; Getty Images
13 September, 2016

James Duckworth was rewarded for his impressive summer hardcourt season in the States, while Marinko Matosevic and Olivia Tjandramulia made significant moves.
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Biggest movers: Aussie stars on the way back
Marinko Matosevic in action at the Australian Open 2016 Play-off; Getty Images
22 March, 2016

Former Australian Davis Cup and Fed Cup representatives Marinko Matosevic and Storm Sanders have made strong pushes up in the latest rankings.
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Jones into Mildura final
5 March, 2016

An injury-free Greg Jones has made the final in Mildura after bundling out top seed Luke Saville on Saturday.
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