Bernard Tomic

  • Age25
  • Born21 October 1992
  • Birth PlaceStuttgart, Germany
  • LivesMonte Carlo, Monaco
  • Height196 cm
  • PlaysRight-handed
  • CoachJohn Tomic
  • Pro Since2008
“I always play well here, I just need to get into a rhythm.”

— Bernard Tomic, 4 Jul 2018

» Kyrgios leads four Aussies men into second round

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
  • 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 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
  • in 2015 reached ATP Masters 1000 quarterfinals at Indian Wells and Shanghai, his best Masters-level performances
  • reached the biggest final of his career to date in 2016 at Acapulco, an ATP 500 event

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

2017 142
2016 26
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


2018 Aix-en-Provence Challenger

2016 Acapulco

2014 Apia International Sydney

2011 Caloundra Challenger

2008 Indonesia F2

Bernard Tomic in the news

Wimbledon Day 4: Dasha v Sam plus five other Aussies
Daria Gavrilova lunges for a volley during her first-round win at Wimbledon over Caroline Dolehide; Getty Images
5 July, 2018

A clash of compatriots between Daria Gavrilova and Sam Stosur kicks off a day at Wimbledon featuring seven Australians on the schedule.
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Kyrgios leads four Aussies men into second round
Nick Kyrgios is pumped up as he scores the decisive break in the fourth set during his first-round win over Denis Istomin at Wimbledon; Getty Images
4 July, 2018

Nick Kyrgios wins a serve-fest against the dangerous Denis Istomin while Matt Ebden, Alex De Minaur and Bernard Tomic also scored impressive victories on Tuesday at Wimbledon.
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Tough draws for Aussies at Wimbledon
Nick Kyrgios in action against Andy Murray in the first round at Queen's Club; Getty Images
29 June, 2018

Fourteen Australians will feature in the men's and women's singles main draws at Wimbledon beginning on Monday - and several of them will play seeds in round one.
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Kubler, Bolt, Smith qualify for Wimbledon
(L-R) Alex Bolt, Jason Kubler and John-Patrick Smith have qualified for Wimbledon in 2018; Getty Images
29 June, 2018

On Thursday, Jason Kubler and Alex Bolt qualified for Wimbledon for the first time in their careers while John-Patrick Smith put in another impressive display at Roehampton to…
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