The Wimbledon is the most prestigious tennis tournament across the globe and tennis stars fight for the supreme glory of holding the silverware every year. The coveted Championships held at the All England Tennis and Croquet Club has a great history, aura and legacy considering that fact it started way back in 1877. All the legends of the game have dreamt of winning the coveted Wimbledon title at some stages of their glittering careers. Wimbledon has certainly produced some great champions over its course of history.
Let's have a look at the top five Men's Singles champions of Wimbledon
Roger Federer (Switzerland) Titles Won - 8
Swiss ace Roger Federer on Sunday scripted history by winning his record 8th Wimbledon men’s singles title. Federer defeated Croatian Tennis player Marin Cilic to became the oldest Wimbledon singles champion in the Open Era.
The iconic Swiss player had missed the French Open as he aimed to prepare for the grass court championship. Federer praised his opponent Marin Cilic whom he defeated in straight sets 6-3, 6-1, 6-4. Overall, the Swiss champion has won the coveted Wimbledon in 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009 and 2012 and 2017.