The winner of the Wimbledon singles was Roger Federer. In the final, the Swiss defeated Croat Marin Cilic 6:3, 6:1, 6:4.
The account of personal encounters 7:1 in favor of Roger (in the final they met for the first time). The Croatian defeated Federer in the semifinals of the US Open championship in 2014.
Swiss tennis player became the eight-time winner of Wimbledon (the last time he won in 2012), setting a record. Only Roger 11 times played in the final match of Wimbledon.
At this Wimbledon, Roger Federer lost a single set. All the matches ended with the score 3:0.
Swiss tennis player in the 29 th time played in the final of the tournament «Grand slam», having improved its own record.
Roger Federer became the second oldest Wimbledon finalist, second only to Ken Roswall, in 1974, reached the finals at the age of 39 years.