Bernard Tomic

  • Age25
  • Born21 October 1992
  • Birth PlaceStuttgart, Germany
  • LivesMonte Carlo, Monaco
  • Height196 cm
  • PlaysRight-handed
  • CoachJohn Tomic
  • Pro Since2008
“I feel I'm top 10 as well on this surface when I'm playing well. My fitness level is not the best, but it's there and the last month has been positive for me.”

— Bernard Tomic, 4 Jul 2017

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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


2016 Acapulco

2014 Apia International Sydney

2011 Caloundra Challenger

2008 Indonesia F2

Bernard Tomic in the news

Aussies fall in final day of Open qualifying
Priscilla Hon remains upbeat despite her loss to Irina Falconi (Photo by Robert Prezioso/Getty Images)
14 January, 2018

A Aussie wrap from the final day of Australian Open qualifying.
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Tomic prevails in titanic Australian Open qualifier
Bernard Tomic salutes the crowd at Melbourne Park.
13 January, 2018

The 25-year-old is aiming for a tenth successive showing in the Australian Open main draw.
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Groth draws top seed in Australian Open qualifying
Sam Groth will meet top seed Taylor Fritz in the first round of Australian Open qualifying (Photo by Michael Dodge/Getty Images)
9 January, 2018

Sam Groth will meet American top seed Taylor Fritz in the opening round of his bid to qualify for the Australian Open main draw.
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Tomic falls in Vienna opener
Bernard Tomic exits the court following his first-round loss at the ATP Chengdu Open; Getty Images
24 October, 2017

Bernard Tomic went down in the first round of the ATP Erste Bank Open 500 in Vienna to Frenchman Pierre-Hugues Herbert.
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