Bernard Tomic in action at the Wimbledon Championships 2011 Qualifying. Getty Images
14TH Jun 2011

First round win in qualifying

Bernard Tomic in action at the Wimbledon Championships 2011 Qualifying. Getty Images

Bernard Tomic has won his opening round match at the Wimbledon Qualifying event to move a step closer to reaching the main draw.

The teenager beat German Sebastian Rieschick in three sets 6-4 5-7 6-4 to progress to the second round.

Tomic will play world No.164 Robert Farah from Colombia for a place in the final round.

Players must win three matches in qualifying to earn a place in the main draw at next week’s grand slam.

Compatriots Chris Guccione, Marinko Matosevic, Greg Jones and Matthew Ebden will join Tomic in the second round.

 

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