Roger Federer defeated Marin Cilic 6-3 6-1 6-4 to become the first man to win eight Wimbledon single
Roger Federer and Marin Cilic pose for a photo at the net before the Wimbledon final. Federer won th
Federer, appearing in his 11th Wimbledon final, was challenged early on by Cilic. AP
Cilic had the final's first break point but Federer made sure he couldn't convert it.
Cilic cracked after dropping serve at 2-2 when his backhand went AWOL after a tumble earlier in the
Federer then broke a nervous Cilic in the fifth game of the opening set. Reuters
Cilic's legs looked heavy, his mind seemed a fuzz and at times he looked on the point of throwing in
Mirka, wife of Roger Federer, sits in the players box with their children. AP
Roger Federer couldn't believe he's won Wimbledon for the 8th time, later describing it as "magical"
Federer holds the winners trophy alongside Cilic, with the runners up plate. AP