Bernard Tomic plays a backhand in his first round loss to Milos Raonic at the ATP Japan Open in Tokyo; Getty Images
01ST Oct 2014

Raonic topples Bernard in Tokyo

TOKYO, AFP – Bernard Tomic has been eliminated in the first round of the ATP Japan Open in Tokyo following a straight-sets loss to third-seeded Canadian Milos Raonic.

Tomic went down 7-6(3) 6-3 as Raonic slammed home 22 aces; the Aussies joined the likes of top seed Stan Wawrinka and French star Jo-Wilfried Tsonga on the sidelines.

It was the first meeting between the pair.

The Canadian sealed victory in one hour and 15 minutes, setting up a second-round meeting with Austrian Jurgen Melzer.

  • Anonymous

    Wishing You well in Shanghai,this week,Bernie, Congratulations on coming through 2 matches in qualifying for the main draw.Tennis is a game of confidence.Continue to play with aggression,and fight for every point, “GO BERNIE,GO!!!! MAKE US AUSSIES PROUD” AUSSIE AUSSIE AUSSIE,OI OI OI!!!
    Aussie Ant

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