10 records that cement Roger Federer as greatest Wimbledon Men's singles champ

Updated On : 16 Jul , 2017 , 08:54 PM
10 records that cement Roger Federer as greatest Wimbledon Men's singles champ (Source: Wimbledon's Twitter)
10 records that cement Roger Federer as greatest Wimbledon Men's singles champ (Source: Wimbledon's Twitter)
New Delhi:

Roger Federer on Sunday scripted history by winning record 8th Wimbledon men’s singles title. Federer defeated Marin Cilic in straight sets 6-3, 6-1, 6-4. Federer also became the oldest Wimbledon singles champion in the Open Era.

Here are the ten points why Roger Federer is the greatest ever Singles champ at Wimbledon:

1. 8 Singles titles - Most by any male player in the Open Era

2. Most matches won at Wimbledon Roger Federer

3. Most consecutive Wimbledon titles (5) - Roger Federer and Bjorn Borg are the only two men to win 5 consecutive Wimbledon titles

4. Most finals at Wimbledon - Roger Federer

5. Most semifinals appearances at Wimbledon

6. Most Quarterfinal appearances at Wimbledon - 15 Roger Federer

7. Most Consecutive Matches won at Wimbledon - 34

8. Most  Consective Wimbledon finals -7

9. Most titles on Grass - 16

10. Oldest Men's Singles Champion at Wimbledon

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First Published : Sunday, July 16, 2017 08:29 PM
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