Tennis Australia

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 refuses to accept Tennis Australia peace offering

Bernard Tomic refuses to accept Tennis Australia peace offering

Australian tennis star Bernard Tomic has refused an offer from Tennis Australia (TA) to meet and resolve their long-running feud.

Jul 24, 2015, 23:42 PM IST
Bernard Tomic spurns Tennis Australia olive branch

Bernard Tomic spurns Tennis Australia olive branch

Bernard Tomic`s rift with Tennis Australia looks unlikely to end any time soon after the player said he had no interest in clear-the-air talks until the governing body resumed funding of his sister

Jul 24, 2015, 09:58 AM IST
Tennis Australia seek meeting with troubled Bernard​ Tomic

Tennis Australia seek meeting with troubled Bernard​ Tomic

Tennis Australia said Tuesday it will contact troubled star Bernard Tomic in the next week to "clear the air" and hopes to have him back on-side for September`s Davis Cup semi-final.

Jul 21, 2015, 11:59 AM IST
Lleyton Hewitt not guaranteed Davis Cup captaincy: Report

Lleyton Hewitt not guaranteed Davis Cup captaincy: Report

Tennis Australia will not guarantee Lleyton Hewitt the Davis Cup captaincy on his retirement next year and will instead open up the process to a group of applicants, a report said Tuesday.

Jul 21, 2015, 08:54 AM IST
Bernard Tomic not ready to mend fences with Tennis Australia

Bernard Tomic not ready to mend fences with Tennis Australia

Bernard Tomic has swatted aside offers of help from Australian tennis officials following his arrest in Miami after a noisy hotel room party.

Jul 18, 2015, 14:28 PM IST
Bernard Tomic loss is Davis Cup gain for Australia's Thanasi Kokkinakis

Bernard Tomic loss is Davis Cup gain for Australia's Thanasi Kokkinakis

Teenager Thanasi Kokkinakis will lead Australia`s charge for a place in the last four of the Davis Cup when he takes on Kazakhstan`s Mikhail Kukushkin in the opening match of the quarter-final in Darwin this weekend.

Jul 16, 2015, 14:32 PM IST
Bernard Tomic threatens to sue Tennis Australia for defamation

Bernard Tomic threatens to sue Tennis Australia for defamation

The relationship between Australian tennis' governing body and one of its brightest stars, Bernard Tomic, seems almost beyond repair, with the youngster's father on Tuesday threatening to sue Tennis Australia (TA) for defamation.

Jul 14, 2015, 19:53 PM IST
Bernard Tomic rift may be irreconcilable: Pat Rafter

Bernard Tomic rift may be irreconcilable: Pat Rafter

Pat Rafter says the rift with Bernard Tomic remains deep and possibly irreconcilable after the tennis star's dumping from Australia's Davis Cup team over his outburst at tennis authorities last week, a report said Sunday.

Jul 12, 2015, 09:51 AM IST
Nick Krygios to play Davis Cup tie for Australia

Nick Krygios to play Davis Cup tie for Australia

Nick Kyrgios Monday reaffirmed his commitment to Australia`s Davis Cup team amid fears he could pull out in protest at Tennis Australia dumping Bernard Tomic.

Jul 06, 2015, 08:32 AM IST
Bernard Tomic dumped from Davis Cup squad after rant: Reports

Bernard Tomic dumped from Davis Cup squad after rant: Reports

Tennis Australia have reacted to Bernard Tomic`s extraordinary tirade at the organisation by dumping him from this month`s Davis Cup home quarter-final against Kazakhstan, reports said Sunday.

Jul 05, 2015, 09:30 AM IST
Bernard Tomic rants at Tennis Australia `neglect`

Bernard Tomic rants at Tennis Australia `neglect`

Australia`s Bernard Tomic launched an extraordinary tirade at Tennis Australia on Friday accusing the ruling body of neglecting him.

Jul 04, 2015, 09:03 AM IST
Australian Open: Williams sisters withdraw from doubles competition

Australian Open: Williams sisters withdraw from doubles competition

Multiple grand slam champions Serena and Venus Williams withdrew from women`s doubles competition at the Australian Open on Wednesday before first round action got underway.

Jan 21, 2015, 13:08 PM IST
Australian Open prize hits record $32 million

Australian Open prize hits record $32 million

Australian Open organisers said Friday they had raised the prize money for the year`s first Grand Slam to a record Aus$40 million (US$32 million), with the singles winners taking home Aus$3.1 million each.

Jan 09, 2015, 16:43 PM IST
Roger Federer throws weight behind Aussie 'fast' tennis

Roger Federer throws weight behind Aussie 'fast' tennis

Roger Federer will help launch an Australian-developed fast format of tennis when he plays an exhibition match against Lleyton Hewitt in Sydney in January, Tennis Australia said on Tuesday.

Nov 25, 2014, 14:08 PM IST
Pat Rafter gets top job at Tennis Australia

Pat Rafter gets top job at Tennis Australia

Two-time Grand Slam champion and former world No 1 Pat Rafter on Wednesday appointed as Tennis Australia's new director of performance.

Nov 05, 2014, 10:28 AM IST

Australia`s Bernard Tomic gets wildcard into US Open

Wayward Australian star Bernard Tomic has received a wildcard into this month`s US Open after missing out on direct entry into the men`s draw, Tennis Australia said Thursday.

Aug 14, 2014, 09:31 AM IST

Australia to play Uzbeks on grass in Perth

Australia will stage their Davis Cup World Group play-off against Uzbekistan on grass in Perth later this year, Tennis Australia (TA) said Monday.

Jun 02, 2014, 11:35 AM IST

Fed Cup: Australia play Germany in Brisbane

The Fed Cup semi-final between Australia and Germany will be held at the Pat Rafter Arena, Queensland Tennis Centre, here in April, Tennis Australia said Monday.

Mar 10, 2014, 13:38 PM IST

Australian Open: Briton charged with courtside betting

A British man appeared in court Thursday charged with illegal courtside betting at the Australian Open, as police warned of the need to crack down on the practice.

Jan 16, 2014, 22:34 PM IST