The story of Federer's six month sabbatical after last year's Wimbledon has long been told, but less so has the influence his inner circle has played in his 2017 renaissance.
One of Federer's coaches, Severin Luthi, was asked about aiming to return to the top spot. One of the sport's more resolute characters, Cilic was reduced to tears after a callous on his left foot rendered him vulnerable to rampant Federer in a lopsided Wimbledon final.
As it transpired, Cilic only lost one service game in the final set, but Federer, who has won this year's Wimbledon title without dropping a single set, held his first four service games before serving it out to land a record-breaking title.
Cilic was the first to draw a break point, but as Federer snuffed it out when trailing 1-2 in the first set, the Croat's chances of victory seemingly went with it.
At age 35 and 342 days, Federer seems rejuvenated every time he sets foot on the turf at the All England Club.
As usual, Federer showed no mercy as he ended a five-year title drought at Wimbledon, adding to his 2003-07, '09 and 2012 crowns. The young talent with the look of surfer, with catogan and beard of three days, Would become the master of the place and become the very incarnation of elegance on the court. Three more trophies will follow in 2009 and 2012 and this year when he was once again a favorite after his unexpected title at the Australian Open And the difficulties encountered by Serbian Novak Djokovic and Scottish champion Andy Murray.
However, she is hoping she may have more luck the second time around as she takes on older Williams sister Venus.
- Britain's Jamie Murray and Martina Hingis of Switzerland beat Finland's Henri Kontinen and Briton Heather Watson 6-4 6-4 in the mixed doubles final.
"It was tough for me to focus on the tactics, on the things that I needed to do".
"It was very, very difficult to deal with it". "That was just a little bit combination of all emotions because I know how much it took for me to get here".
Federer boasts the 6-1 win-loss advantage against Cilic, but Cilic's sole victory did come at Grand Slam level.
Roger Federer has won a record eighth Wimbledon title after a three-set win over Marin Cilic.
This season Federer has won four tournaments - the Australian Open, the Masters 1,000 at Indian Wells and Miami, and the Halle Open for the ninth time. Roger Federer's Wimbledon win sees him pass Nadal for most title wins in 2017.
This is the fifth time in history Federer and Nadal have split the opening grand slams between them, but first since 2010.
And he is the second oldest to win a major in the professional era behind Ken Rosewall, who was 37 years and 62 days when he won the 1972 Australian Open.
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Champion Federer revels in historic eighth Wimbledon title
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