Australian Open 2019: Bernard Tomic slams Lleyton Hewitt, claims Grand Slam winner ruined national tennis system
Bernard Tomic unloaded on two-time Grand Slam champion Lleyton Hewitt after being bundled out of the Australian Open in the first round.
Australian Open 2019: Nick Kyrgios, Bernard Tomic's struggles highlight need of mental coaching for younger players
At 23, Nick Kyrgios has heard countless times, as have tennis watchers, that the player will grow out of the behaviour he has displayed over the past few years, and that age would bring maturity
Kooyong Classic: Bernard Tomic comes out on top against Nick Kyrgios in battle of Australian tennis' bad boys
Tomic's good-natured victory over his longtime friend Kyrgios ended with a flourish when he sent down a sneaky serve while bouncing another ball, on match point.
Kooyong Classic: Bernard Tomic beats Jack Sock in three sets to get season off to winning start, faces Nick Kyrgios in second round
In the opening match of the Kooyong Classic, 83rd-ranked Bernard Tomic overcame Jack Sock in three tight sets.
With Kyrgios famed as much for his tennis as his mental issues, Kokkinakis chugging along somehow and Bernard Tomic more active on social media than on the court, Alex de Minaur has quickly become the definitive face of young Australian tennis.
Chengdu Open: Bernard Tomic beats Fabio Fognini in thrilling final to win first title in three years
Tomic defeated top seed Fabio Fognini 6-1, 3-6, 7-6 (7) in a thrilling three-setter in southwest China, where he was a qualifier.
Wimbledon 2018: Australian Nick Kyrgios wins closely contested first round match against Denis Istomin
Australian Nick Kyrgios proceeded to the second round of Wimbledon after earning a hard fought victory over Denis Istomin, beating him 7-6(3) 7-6(4) 6-7(5) 6-3 and serving up 42 aces.
French Open 2018: Marco Trungelliti's adventure at Roland Garros ends with second-round loss to Marco Cecchinato
Trungelliti drove from Barcelona with his grandmother, mother and younger brother to sign in as a Lucky Loser to claim a place in the main draw.
French Open 2018: Lucky loser Marco Trungelliti says grandma, brother and coffee helped him make 1,000km road trip
Marco Trungelliti arrived in Paris at 2350 local time on Sunday, saying his brother did the bulk of the driving while he drank coffee.
I'm a tennis player, get me out of here: Bernard Tomic lost for words after French Open loss to Marco Trungelliti
After losing to Marco Trungelliti in the first round of the French Open, Bernard Tomic conducted a surly news conference with exasperated reporters.
French Open 2018: Lucky loser Marco Trungelliti's 1,000 km road trip pays off as he wins first round over Bernard Tomic
With no qualifying losers still in Paris, Trungelliti took his chance and drove back to the French capital along with his brother, mother and grandmother.
French Open 2018: Australia's Nick Kyrgios pulls out of tournament after failing to recover from elbow injury
Nick Kyrgios has not played a singles match since a quarter-final loss to Ivo Karlovic at the US Clay Court Championships in April.
Bernard Tomic's bid to mount comeback to top 10 hits roadblock after Round 1 loss in Challenger tournament in Lille
This was Tomic's 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.
Lleyton Hewitt says controversial Bernard Tomic unlikely to play for Australian Davis Cup team again
The 25-year-old Tomic failed to advance to the main draw of this month's Australian Open after losing in the final round of qualifying.
Australian Open 2018: New rules to be implemented aimed at preventing controversial first-round withdrawals
Players could forfeit their prize money if they retire from first-round singles matches at the Australian Open, under new rules aimed at limiting the early injury withdrawals.
Bernard Tomic, who was denied a wildcard to next week's Australian Open, says he didn't need the help anyway and will tackle qualifying to make the main draw of his home Grand Slam.
Australian Open 2018: Nick Kyrgios, Ashleigh Barty carry burden of expectations as fans hope for home champion
Boasting a temper the equal of his prodigious talent, Nick Kyrgios reached the 2015 quarter-finals, a breakthrough hailed by some as a milestone on the path to greatness.
Kooyong Classic: Rafael Nadal, Novak Djokovic hope to gain much-needed match practice ahead of Australian Open
World No 1 Nadal, who missed the warm-up Brisbane International last week with a knee injury, is set for just one appearance on Tuesday when he faces France's Richard Gasquet.
In first-round matches, fourth seed David Goffin, instrumental in Belgium's run to November's Davis Cup final, beat Spain's Feliciano Lopez 7-5, 6-1.
Cilic, runner-up to Roger Federer at this year's Wimbledon, took just 73 minutes to complete a one-sided victory in Tokyo against a player ranked 110 places below him.