Bernard Tomic buzz picking up steam

Updated: January 17, 2012, 12:33 AM ET
By Ravi Ubha | ESPN.com

MELBOURNE, Australia -- It's official: Tomic mania has hit Australia.

The Age featured a picture of Bernard Tomic fist-pumping on its front page with the accompanying caption, "Comeback kid," after the 19-year-old rallied from two sets down to advance to the second round of the Australian Open and hand more misery to Fernando Verdasco. The Australian, another national newspaper, declared in a headline on its front page: "The fun is over: Tomic finds the heart to carry expectations." Melbourne's ...

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