Marin Cilic is a professional tennis player from Croatia. A right-handed man was born on 28th September 1998 in Medjugorje, Bosnia and Herzegovina. He resides in Monte Carlo, Monaco.
Who Are Marin Cilic’s Parents and Brothers?
Cilic’s father’s name is Zdenko and his mother’s name is Koviljaka. And he has three brothers named Vinko, Goran and Mile.
Who Is Marin Cilic’s Wife?
Marin Cilic married his long time girlfriend Kristina Milkovic on 28th April 2018. The lovely couple has two sons named Baldo and a new baby.
Who Is Marin Cilic’s coach? How Tall Is Marin Cilic?
Cilic has been coached by Vilim Visak since 2020. From 2013 to 2016, Marin worked with the famous tennis coach and compatriot Goran Ivanisevic.
Moreover, Marin Cilic’s height is six feet and six inches(198 cm).
Marin Cilic Junior Career
Croatian began playing tennis at the age of 7 with his cousin named Tanja. Cilic then vied in the junior tennis circuit from September 2001 to December 2005. He claimed six titles, including 2005 Roland Garros and Osaka Mayor’s Cup – World Super Junior Tennis Championships and reached a career-high junior ranking of World No.1 on 2nd January 2006.
Marin Cilic ATP Career
Marin Cilic turned into a professional in 2005. He made his ATP main draw debut at the 2005 Croatia Open as a wildcard entrant. He has won 19 titles, including the 2014 US Open and 2016 Cincinnati Masters, out of the 33 championship match appearances.
In addition, Cilic won a silver medal in the doubles tennis event at the 2020 Tokyo Olympic Games with his countryman Ivan Dodig.
Has Marin Cilic Ever Won A Grand Slam?
Yes obviously, Marin Cilic clinched his maiden Grand Slam title at the 2014 US Open. The Croatian defeated Japanese Kei Nishikori in straight sets(6-3, 6-3, 6-3) in the event final. Notably, he also reached the championship match at the 2017 Wimbledon and 2018 Australian Open and played the French Open quarterfinal in 2017 and 2018.
Marin Cilic and Roger Federer Head To Head
Marin Cilic and Roger Federer have faced each other 11 times in the ATP Tour. Swissman leads Croatian 10-1 in their head-to-head series. Most recently, Federer defeated Cilic in the four sets at the 2021 French Open.
Exciting Facts About Marin Cilic
Cilic’s nickname is Chila and his favourite surfaces are hard and grass and his childhood idols are Goran Ivanisevic and Ivan Ljubicic.
Besides, Marin is a fan of AC Milan and the Croatian national team and he admires the famous football players Kaka and Robinho.
Marin Cilic Twitter: @cilic_marin
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Marin Cilic Religion: Roman Catholic