The 25-year-old has slumped to 142nd in the rankings and his frequently poor attitude meant he was not awarded a wild card by tournament organisers.
MELBOURNE, Jan 14 (Reuters) - 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 4 (Reuters) - Bernard Tomic is set to sit out the Australian Open after Tennis Australia (TA) decided not to award him a wildcard to the main draw, the organisers said on Thursday.
MELBOURNE, Nov 24 (Reuters) - 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, organisers said on Friday.
MELBOURNE, Nov 1 (Reuters) - 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...
Oct 4 (Gracenote) - Results from the Japan Open Men's Singles matches on Wednesday Round 2 Ryan Harrison (U.S.) beat 5-Kevin Anderson (South Africa) 6-3 1-6 7-6(2) 8-Diego Schwartzman (Argentina) beat Bernard Tomic (Australia) 6-3 6-1 Adrian...Show More Summary
Oct 4 (Gracenote) - Results from the Japan Open Men's Singles matches on Wednesday Round 2 8-Diego Schwartzman (Argentina) beat Bernard Tomic (Australia) 6-3 6-1 Adrian Mannarino (France) beat Jiri Vesely (Czech Republic) 6-3 6-2 Round 1 4-David Goffin (Belgium) beat Feliciano Lopez (Spain) 7-5 6-1 Alexandr Dolgopolov (Ukraine) beat Daniil Medvedev (Russia) 6-1 6-2
Oct 2 (Gracenote) - Results from the Japan Open Men's Singles Round 1 matches on Monday 1-Marin Cilic (Croatia) beat Stefanos Tsitsipas (Greece) 6-3 6-2 Bernard Tomic (Australia) beat Joao Sousa (Portugal) 6-3 3-6 6-3 Adrian Mannarino (France) beat Go Soeda (Japan) 7-5 7-6(3)
Oct 2 (Gracenote) - Results from the Japan Open Men's Singles Round 1 matches on Monday Bernard Tomic (Australia) beat Joao Sousa (Portugal) 6-3 3-6 6-3 Adrian Mannarino (France) beat Go Soeda (Japan) 7-5 7-6(3)
The British number two was playing his first competitive match since retiring during his third-round clash against Denis Shapovalov at the US Open with a back problem.
MELBOURNE, Sept 15 (Reuters) - Nick Kyrgios has ripped apart the veneer of friendship between he and fellow Australian Bernard Tomic, saying his erstwhile Davis Cup team mate has "lost his way" and "doesn't make sense".
NEW YORK, Aug 29 (Reuters) - Australian Bernard Tomic admitted he is "not the smartest person in the world" after exiting the U.S. Open in the first round on Monday with a 3-6 6-3 6-4 6-4 defeat to Gilles Muller that could send him tumbling out of the top 150.
MELBOURNE, Aug 28 (Reuters) - Tennis Australia head of performance Wally Masur has warned Bernard Tomic to be prepared for the grind of the minor tours if he fails to win a match at the U.S. Open.
MELBOURNE, Aug 23 (Reuters) - Bernard Tomic is set to return to tennis at the U.S. Open, ending an extended absence from the game that has seen the Australian's world ranking plummet to 146, local media reported.
Nick Kyrgios says leaves me and Bernie alone!
“I never loved tennis. I am just going to go about it as a job.” When Bernard Tomic lost in the first round at Wimbledon, he told reporters afterwards he felt “a little bit bored” during the match. It would have been shocking coming from anyone else, but Tomic has never been shy about how little he cares about tennis. Show More Summary
MELBOURNE, July 24 (Reuters) - Under-fire Australian tennis player Bernard Tomic has boasted of his "amazing" achievements in the sport and winning millions of dollars in prize money despite not really trying hard throughout his car...