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Tomic denies he was axed, vows to bounce back

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Troubled Australian tennis star Bernard Tomic has admitted to being on a "slippery slope" this year, but denied he was axed from the Davis Cup team by captain Pat Rafter due to his behaviour. 

Troubled Australian tennis star Bernard Tomic, pictured in September 2012, has admitted to being on a "slippery slope" this year, but denied he was axed from the Davis Cup team by captain Pat Rafter due to his behaviour.

Tomic, 20, has fallen foul of Tennis Australia several times since reaching the quarter-finals of Wimbledon in 2011 and the organisation said Thursday he would not be picked for the Davis Cup tie against Taiwan in February.

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