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Sport Tomic's dad hints at looming call on Open

08:31  05 january  2018
08:31  05 january  2018 Source:   msn.com

Australian Open wildcards up for grabs

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Australian open 2018: bernard tomic ' s father hints at looming call on future as rumours swirl on reality tv appearance Volatile tennis dad John Tomic is

Australian open 2018: bernard tomic ' s father hints at looming call on future as rumours swirl on reality tv appearance Volatile tennis dad John Tomic is. © Getty Images Bernard Tomic has entered next week's Australian Open qualifying tournament after being snubbed for a wildcard to contest his

Bernard Tomic has entered next week's Australian Open qualifying tournament after being snubbed for a wildcard to contest his home grand slam.© Getty Images Bernard Tomic has entered next week's Australian Open qualifying tournament after being snubbed for a wildcard to contest his home grand slam. Volatile tennis dad John Tomic is considering lifting the lid on son Bernard's grand plans as the fallen star fights to save his career amid speculation he's set for a reality TV appearance.

Tomic has entered next week's Australian Open qualifying tournament after being snubbed for a wildcard to contest his home grand slam.

It's understood the 25-year-old is quietly plotting to silence the doubters and earn his own way into the Open as rumours also swirl that he's set to pocket hundreds of thousands of dollars as a contestant on the Ten Network's I'm a Celebrity ... Get Me Out of Here! program.

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Bernard Tomic ’ s Australian Open campaign is over before the tournament proper even begins after a three-set final-round Bernard Tomic has failed to qualify for the Australian Open singles draw, losing a do-or-die qualifying match against little-known Italian Lorenzo Sonego in three sets on Sunday.

Volatile tennis dad John Tomic is considering lifting the lid on son Bernard' s grand plans as the fallen star fights to save his career amid speculation he' s set for a reality TV appearance. Tomic has entered next week' s Australian Open qualifying tournament after being snubbed for a wildcard to contest his

Bernard's coach John declined to comment when asked about his son's future while watching his daughter Sara's Sydney International qualifying campaign.

"Next week, see me and I may say something," he intriguingly told AAP on Friday.

On Thursday, Tennis Australia boss Craig Tiley ended months of speculation by

formally ruling Tomic Jr out of wildcard contention.

Nadal, Djokovic, Tomic a boost for Kooyong

  Nadal, Djokovic, Tomic a boost for Kooyong World tennis No.1 Rafael Nadal, Novak Djokovic and Bernard Tomic are all late additions for a hit out at this week's Kooyong Classic.World No.1 Rafael Nadal, six-time Australian Open champion Novak Djokovic and enigmatic Australian Bernard Tomic are all late additions -- opting to use the exhibition event to assess their readiness for a crack at the year's first grand slam starting next week.

Bernard Tomic ’ s Australian Open campaign is over before the tournament proper even begins after a three-set final-round qualifying loss to Italian Lorenzo Sonego. Williams turns down Sydney wildcard ahead of Australia Open defence. Tomic ' s dad hints at looming call on Open .

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But he remains on the qualifying entry list and is said to be "fired up" to play.

The one-time world No.17 has been on the outer since making himself unavailable for Davis Cup after last year's Open.

Tomic's exile was believed to be over a family funding dispute with Tennis Australia, with John upset over the governing body's level of support for Sara.

It remains unknown whether Tomic even requested an Open wildcard, or

always planned on trying to earn his own way into the main draw after

plummeting from No.27 to 140th in the world rankings in 2017.

While Tomic was contemplating his future, 19-year-old Sara toiled to one of the biggest wins of her career on Friday, rallying for a spirited 2-6 7-5 6-4 comeback win over Tunisian world No.89 Ons Jabeur.

Tomic senior has a long list of indiscretions, including run-ins with match officials and being temporarily banned from ATP events for an altercation with Bernard's former hitting partner.

'Arrogant tool': Tennis greats and fans turn on Bernard Tomic after Australian Open spray .
Tennis fans have labeled Bernard Tomic a 'spoiled brat' and 'arrogant tool' for his sarcastic comments after failing to qualify for the Australian Open. The world No.142 lashed the media and boasted about his wealth just minutes after his loss to little-known Italian Lorenzo Sonego on Sunday."I just count money, that's all I do. I count my millions," he told reporters."You go do what I did (on court). You go make $13, $14 million. Good luck, guys."Retired world No.

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