Bernard Tomic

On comeback trail, first-round knockout for Bernard Tomic

On comeback trail, first-round knockout for Bernard Tomic

Tomic, once touted as a top-10 player, was beaten 6-2 2-6 6-4 by France`s Antonie Hoang at the tournament in Lille.  It was his first outing since losing in the third round of qualifying for the Australian Open in Melbourne in January, a defeat that then saw him snap at reporters.

Mar 21, 2018, 09:27 AM IST
'Million dollar baby' Bernard Tomic slammed for counting money jibe

'Million dollar baby' Bernard Tomic slammed for counting money jibe

Tennis bad boy Bernard Tomic faced a heavy backlash Monday after boasting "I just count my millions" in response to failing to negotiate qualifying for the Australian Open.

Jan 15, 2018, 17:03 PM IST
Bernard Tomic slide continues with Australian Open failure

Bernard Tomic slide continues with Australian Open failure

Bernard Tomic's slide down the ATP rankings is set to continue after he fell 6-1 6-7 (5-7) 6-4 to Italy's Lorenzo Sonego in the final round of Australian Open qualifying on Sunday.

Jan 14, 2018, 15:47 PM IST
Bernard Tomic offered spot in Australian Open wild card playoff

Bernard Tomic offered spot in Australian Open wild card playoff

Bernard Tomic has been offered the chance to win a wild card for January’s Australian Open in a 16-man playoff in Melbourne next month but has not said whether he will take up the place, organizers said on Friday.

Nov 24, 2017, 10:51 AM IST
No guarantee of Australian Open wildcard for Bernard Tomic

No guarantee of Australian Open wildcard for Bernard Tomic

Tennis Australia has reached out to Bernard Tomic out of concern for his "health and wellbeing" during a steep rankings slide but has offered no guarantees of a wildcard to the Australian Open in January.

Nov 01, 2017, 14:42 PM IST
Bernard Tomic, Nick Kyrgios' lack of discipline has tarnished image of Australian tennis: Ken Rosewall

Bernard Tomic, Nick Kyrgios' lack of discipline has tarnished image of Australian tennis: Ken Rosewall

Last week, Tomic was fined $15,000 by the sport`s governing body, the International Tennis Federation (ITF), after saying he was "bored" and had faked injury during a listless first-round defeat at Wimbledon.

Jul 14, 2017, 09:05 AM IST
Wimbledon 2017, Day 4: Novak Djokovic, Roger Federer breeze in heat, Grigor Dimitrov underlines potential

Wimbledon 2017, Day 4: Novak Djokovic, Roger Federer breeze in heat, Grigor Dimitrov underlines potential

Djokovic, the second seed whose shock third round loss to Sam Querrey at Wimbledon 12 months ago precipitated a worrying decline in form, will next face either Juan Martin del Potro or Ernests Gulbis.

Jul 07, 2017, 00:07 AM IST
'Bad Boys' Bernard Tomic and Daniil Medvedev receive Wimbledon fines

'Bad Boys' Bernard Tomic and Daniil Medvedev receive Wimbledon fines

Tomic`s comments about being bored at Wimbledon received a barrage of criticism, while Medvedev`s fines focused on his second round loss on Wednesday to Ruben Bemelmans.

 

Jul 06, 2017, 18:42 PM IST
Davis Cup is not my priority right now, says Bernard Tomic

Davis Cup is not my priority right now, says Bernard Tomic

"My priority is to get back into the top 20 in the world and push for the top 10."

Apr 18, 2017, 13:23 PM IST
Rafael Nadal to pair up with Kei Nishikori in Fast4 tennis exhibition match in Sydney

Rafael Nadal to pair up with Kei Nishikori in Fast4 tennis exhibition match in Sydney

Nadal played the exhibition this year alongside Gael Monfils, with Kyrgios and Lleyton Hewitt representing Australia.

Oct 12, 2016, 09:57 AM IST

Kyrgios, Tomic in Australia Davis Cup team

Nick Kyrgios and Bernard Tomic were Tuesday included in Australia`s Davis Cup team to face Slovakia in a must-win tie to secure their place in the World Group next year.

Sep 06, 2016, 07:34 AM IST
Andy Murray sets up semi-final with Milos Raonic in Cincinnati Masters

Andy Murray sets up semi-final with Milos Raonic in Cincinnati Masters

Murray next faces fourth seed Canadian Milos Raonic, who beat Dominic Thiem 6-3, 6-4. The Scot leads the series 8-4, beating Raonic four times in 2016 including the Wimbledon final.

Aug 20, 2016, 12:20 PM IST
That`s why sports is the best theater! Reactions to Djokovic's shock Wimbledon exit

That`s why sports is the best theater! Reactions to Djokovic's shock Wimbledon exit

Who`s saying what about Novak Djokovic`s third round Wimbledon defeat to Sam Querrey on Saturday:

Jul 03, 2016, 18:08 PM IST
Zika fears: Novak Djokovic still undecided on 2016 Rio Olympics participation

Zika fears: Novak Djokovic still undecided on 2016 Rio Olympics participation

Brazil has been most affected by the mosquito-borne virus that has spread rapidly through Latin America and the Caribbean.

Jul 02, 2016, 17:51 PM IST
Andy Murray to face Milos Raonic in Queen`s final

Andy Murray to face Milos Raonic in Queen`s final

Reaching his fifth final of the year will be hugely encouraging for Murray in the week he reunited with coach Ivan Lendl, two years after they originally parted ways.

Jun 18, 2016, 21:47 PM IST
Nick Kyrgios pulls out of Rio Games, blasts Olympic Committee

Nick Kyrgios pulls out of Rio Games, blasts Olympic Committee

Kyrgios said he did not want the row with the AOC to distract the Australian team from their preparations for Rio and hoped to represent Australia at a future Olympics.

Jun 03, 2016, 09:50 AM IST
2016 Rio Olympics: Bernard Tomic rules himself out of event due to 'extremely busy schedule'

2016 Rio Olympics: Bernard Tomic rules himself out of event due to 'extremely busy schedule'

Tomic`s decision follows two of the country`s leading golfers, Adam Scott and Marc Leishman, also opting to give Rio a miss.

May 13, 2016, 10:59 AM IST
Bernard Tomic lashes out at teammate Nick Kyrgios commitment after Davis Cup exit

Bernard Tomic lashes out at teammate Nick Kyrgios commitment after Davis Cup exit

Tomic challenged the commitment of Kyrgios to the Davis Cup competition.

Mar 06, 2016, 16:30 PM IST
Australian Open: Bernard Tomic hits out at Roger Federer, says he is 'nowhere near' Novak Djokovic's level

Australian Open: Bernard Tomic hits out at Roger Federer, says he is 'nowhere near' Novak Djokovic's level

"I think he's also far away from Djokovic as well if he wants to say that," Tomic said.

Jan 24, 2016, 08:26 AM IST
Australian Open: Two men from Down Under seeded for first time in 12 years

Australian Open: Two men from Down Under seeded for first time in 12 years

Last time when two Aussies were part of seeding was way back in 2004.

Jan 14, 2016, 14:52 PM IST