Wim­ble­don men’s fi­nal pre­view

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Roger Fed­erer

Coun­try: Switzer­land Res­i­dence: Bottmin­gen, Switzer­land Date of birth: Au­gust 8 1981 Age :35 Place of birth: Basel, Switzer­land Height: 1.85m Turned Pro: 1998 Plays: Right-handed (one-handed back­hand) High­est rank­ing: Num­ber one (Fe­bru­ary 2 2004) Cur­rent rank­ing: Num­ber five (July 3 2017) Ca­reer record: 1 109-247 (81.78%) Prize money: R1.4 bil­lion Ca­reer ti­tles: 93 (Third in open era) Grand Slam sin­gles ti­tles: 18 (Aus­tralian Open – five, Wim­ble­don – seven, French Open – one and US Open – five) Olympic medal record: 2008 Bei­jing – one gold and 2012 Lon­don – one sil­ver

Marin Čilić

Croa­tia Coun­try: Res­i­dence: Monte Carlo, Monaco Date of birth: Septem­ber 28 1988 Age :28 Place of birth: Med­ju­gorje, Bos­nia and Herze­gov­ina Height: 1.98m Turned Pro: 2005 Plays: Right-handed (two-handed back­hand) High­est rank­ing: Num­ber six (Novem­ber 21 2016) Cur­rent rank­ing: Num­ber six (June 26 2017) Ca­reer record: 414-223 (64.99%) Prize money: R237 mil­lion Ca­reer ti­tles :17 Grand Slam sin­gles ti­tles: 2014 US Open

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