Federer puts himself for the eleventh time for finals Wimbledon
Roger Federer has set Friday for the eleventh time in his career, qualified for the finals of Wimbledon. The 35-year-old Swiss defeated Tomas Berdych in three sets. In the final battle he discovers Marin Cilic.
Federer charged into the semi-final battle in 2 hours and 21 minutes with Berdych: 7-6 (4), 7-6 (4) and 6-4.
The number five of the world may be Wimbledon on Sunday for the eighth time in his name wrote. He won the Grand Slam tournament earlier in 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009 and 2012. In 2008, 2014 and 2015, he lost the final battle.
In total, Federer his nineteenth Grand Slam title in his career to conquer. Earlier this year, he was the strongest at the Australian Open.
Against Berdych took Federer in the fifth game of the first set with a break. The Czech, who is fifteenth on the world ranking, worked out the break even later, but lost then the tiebreak.
The second company went completely according to service, and then Federer again the strongest in the tiebreak. In the third set, he had enough of a break in the seventh game and he made the party on his second matchpoint.
Federer and Cilic into final Wimbledon
Roger Federer reaches for the eleventh time in his career, the finals of Wimbledon.
The Swiss defeat in the semi-final battle Tomas Berdych in three sets.
Federer can Sunday his nineteenth Grand Slam title in his career to conquer.
Nadal meets in the final, Marin Cilic, for the first time placed for the final showdown at Wimbledon.
The Croatian was in the semi-final showdown in four sets too strong for Sam Querrey.
Joy to Cilic.
Disappointment for Sam Querrey.
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Cilic was in the other semi-final in four sets too strong for Sam Querrey. After 2 hours and 56 minutes, it was the duel between the two servicekannonen past: 6-7 (6), 6-4, 7-6 (3) and 7-5.
The final is Sunday on the program. Saturday is the vrouwenfinale between Venus Williams and Garbine Muguruza played.
It is for the 28-year-old Cilic his first final at Wimbledon, after he in the past any further than the quarter finals in London. In 2014 won the Croatian surprisingly the US Open. Querrey did not before the semifinals at a Grand Slam tournament. The American is the number 28 of the world.
Cilic is after former player Goran Ivanisevic, the second Croat that the final battle on the ‘sacred grass’ in London has taken off. The now 45-year-old Ivanisevic took four times the final of Wimbledon. At his last appearance in the final battle in 2001, he won the title.