Bernard Tomic

Bernard Tomic

Birthdate: October 21, 1992
Birthplace: Stuttgart, Germany
Residence: Gold Coast, Australia
Height: 6'5" (196cm)
Weight: 201 lbs (91 kg)
Plays: Right
Turned Pro: 2008

Personal Plays with a double-handed backhand...Started playing tennis aged seven...Father, John, started work driving taxis; mother, Ady, was a biomedical scientist; sister, Sara, also plays tennis...Favourite surface is grass...Idols growing up were Pete Sampras, Lance Armstrong, Ian Thorpe and Michael Jordan...Hobbies include basketball, football and table tennis...Likes Eminem and 50 Cent...As a junior he won the 2008 Australian Open - aged 15, the youngest player in tournament history - 2009 US Open titles and the under-12, under-14 and under-16 Orange Bowls...Made his Davis Cup debut for Australia in 2009.
To read Bernard Tomic's complete Player Profile, check out the ATP 2012 Official Guide.