Cilic Qualifies For First Wimbledon Open Final With Querrey Win

first_imgMarin Cilic has reached the final of the ongoing 2017 Wimbledon Open after he saw off the challenges of American Sam Querrey in their semi-final clash.The Croatian defeated his 24th seeded opponent 6-7 (6-8) 6-4 7-6 (7-3) 7-5 in 2 hours and 56 minutes to seal a first final appearance at SW19.The 28-year old, who has now qualified for a second major final after his 2014 US Open triumph, will next face Roger Federer or Tomas Berdych in Sunday’s finalSpeaking after the match, a delighted Cilic said: “It’s unbelievable,”“The way this tournament has unfolded I’ve been playing really great tennis.” he added.With the win over Sam Querrey, Cilic becomes only the second Croatian to qualify for a Wimbledon Open final after Goran Ivanisevic’s triumph in 2001.RelatedAgeless Federer To Face Cilic In Wimbledon Open Final After Berdych WinJuly 14, 2017In “Sports”Wimbledon Open Day One (Men’s Singles Recap): Federer Progresses As Wawrinka Dumps Out Sixth Seed DimitrovJuly 3, 2018In “Sports”Top Seed Nadal Retires Against Cilic As Croat Setup Last Four Australian Open Meeting With In-form EdmundJanuary 23, 2018In “Sports”last_img

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