PLAYER PROFILE

Bernard Tomic

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AUSTRALIAN
RANKING
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ATP
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  • Age25
  • Born21 October 1992
  • Birth PlaceStuttgart, Germany
  • LivesMonte Carlo, Monaco
  • Height196 cm
  • PlaysRight-handed
  • CoachJohn Tomic
  • Pro Since2008
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“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

Titles/Finals

Titles

2015 Bogota

2014 Bogota

2013 Apia International Sydney

2010 Burnie Challenger

2009 Melbourne Challenger

Finals

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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