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Australian Open 2018, Federer wins his 20th Grandslam Title against Marin Cilic

Australian Open 2018, Federer wins his 20th Grandslam Title against Marin Cilic
Written by Abhishek Lohia

36-years-old Swiss top seed Roger Federer wins the Final of Australian Open 2018 against, world No-6 M.Cilic. By winning this, With this victory, Federer wins his 20th Grand slam title. last year Federer wins over Rafael Nadal and now he clinched M.cilic. Federer wins this game by the difference of 6-2, 6-7, 6-3, 3-6, 6-1 and continue his winning performance over Marin cilic. Federer and Cilic played twice in last year – the Wimbledon final and a round-robin match at the year-end ATP Finals and Federer won  both the encounters. The sixth-seeded Marin Cilic only recorded one career victory over Federer in earlier nine meetings. It is a monumental win in his career,

at the age of 36, Federer enters record 7th time in the Australian Open Final, last year he win this title by defeating Rafael Nadal in the fifth set and now, In This final- Marin cilic gave tough competition to his competitor with his backhand and forehand. After first set Federer leading this game by 6-2 easily. But in the next game Marin gave a tough fight and wins this set by 7-6 and equals the game with 1-1.

Marin enters in the final by defeating K. Edmund in semis, while Federer defeats Korean Top seed Hyeon Chung. This is the first Grand slam victory of 2018 and Federer retains it at Rod Laver Arena. Crowd was supporting too much- Federer and he did it by winning this game over Cilic.

 

 

 

About the author

Abhishek Lohia

Abhishek Lohia is a Sports and Political Writer at Newsfolo. He has been working as a Journalist for 2 years and has previously worked at Sportsflu, Sportscafe, and some other Digital Channels. He covers the ruling BJP Government, civic bodies, and Indian politics. He also covers latest Sports News and Live Coverage. He is a graduate in Electrical Engineering from IPEC College, Sahibabad. He can be reached at; [email protected], you can also follow him on twitter @chiraglohia2

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