PLAYER PROFILE

Benard Nkomba

  • Age18
  • Born 8 September 1999
  • LivesNew South Wales
  • PlaysRight-handed

On court

  • started playing at the age of four
  • hopes to one day become No.1 in the world
  • won the 2011 Optus 12s & 14s Spring Nationals
  • won the Optus 12s & 14s Spring Nationals doubles titles with partner Kody Pearson
  • big fan of Gael Monfils

Benard Nkomba in the news

Fourlis, Aiava, Tomic advance to 18/u quarters
Jaimee Fourlis; Getty Images
7 December, 2016

The top five seeds in the girls' 18/u Australian Championships have advanced to the quarterfinals, yet the big names in the boys' 18/u event were unable to emulate that…
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Unseeded talents surprise in 16/u champs
Benard Nkomba in action at the December Showdown at Melbourne Park; Mae Dumrigue
18 December, 2015

Giant killers Benard Nkomba, Nathanael Consalvo and Renee BcBryde have reached the 16/u Australian Championships semis while top seed Aidan Vaughan was stunned in the 12/u event.
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Haet battles into 16/u quarters
Michaela Haet in action at the December Showdown; Mae Dumrigue
17 December, 2015

The quarterfinals have been set in the 16/u Australian Championships while it was smooth progression for the top seeds in the 12/u events.
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Prep in Shepp: juniors hit the grass
Australian tennis legends and Australia's Junior Davis Cup and Junior Fed Cup teams pose for photos following a team training session at Shepparton Lawn Tennis Club; Trevor Phillips
2 April, 2015

Australia's Junior Davis Cup and Junior Fed Cup teams were put through their paces on the grass courts of Shepparton under the watchful eye of some of the nation's…
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