Marin Čilić

Croatie tennis player

Marin Čilić ([marin tʃilitɕ]),born 28 September 1988, is a Croatie professional tennis player. His career-heich ATP singles rankin is Warld No. 9, achieved on 22 Februar 2010. Čilić first came tae internaitional prominence bi defeatin then Warld No. 2 Andy Murray in the fowert roond o the 2009 US Open. He follaeed this bi reachin the semifinals o the 2010 Australian Open, whaur he wis defeatit bi Murray. Čilić developed his career at a young age; his potential wis realized bi local hometoun coaches who saw him play an encouraged his move tae Zagreb for further trainin.[1] He wis suin befriendit bi his fellae kintraman Goran Ivanišević who introduced him tae coach Bob Brett.[2] He went on tae turn professional in 2005.[3]

Marin Čilić
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Čilić at the 2016 US Open
Kintra Croatie
ResidenceMonte Carlo, Monaco
Born (1988-09-28) 28 September 1988 (age 31)
Međugorje, SR Bosnie
an Herzegovine
, SFR Yugoslavie
Hicht1.98 m (6 ft 6 in)
Turned pro2005
PlaysRicht-haundit
(twa-haundit backhaund)
Coach(es)Goran Ivanišević
Prize money$18,141,309
Singles
Career record507–273
Career titles17
Heichest rankinNo. 6 (21 November 2016)
Current rankinNo. 6 (26 June 2017)
Grand Slam Singles results
Australian OpenSF (2010)
French OpenQF (2017)
WimbledonF (2017)
US OpenW (2014)
Ither toornaments
Olympic Gemmes2R (2008, 2012)
Doubles
Career record79–87
Career titles0
Heichest rankinNo. 49 (15 Apryle 2013)
Current rankinNo. 102 (26 Juin 2017)
Last updatit on: 11 Julie 2017.

ATP career finalsEedit

Singles: 17 (9–8)Eedit

Legend
Grand Slam (0–0)
ATP Warld Tour Finals (0–0)
ATP Warld Tour Masters 1000 (0–0)
ATP Warld Tour 500 series (0–2)
ATP Warld Tour 250 series (9–6)
Titles bi Surface
Haird (7–4)
Clay (1–3)
Gress (1–1)
Carpet (0–0)
Ootcome No. Date Toornament Surface Opponent Score
Winner 1. 23 August 2008 Pilot Pen International New Haven, Connecticut Haird   Mardy Fish 6–4, 4–6, 6–2
Winner 2. 11 Januar 2009 Chennai Open, Chennai, Indie Haird   Somdev Devvarman 6–4, 7–6(7–3)
Winner 3. 8 Februar 2009 PBZ Zagreb Indoors, Zagreb, Croatie Haird (i)   Mario Ančić 6–3, 6–4
Runner-up 1. 11 October 2009 Cheenae Open, Beijing, Cheenae Haird   Novak Djokovic 2–6, 6–7(4–7)
Runner-up 2. 1 November 2009 Bank Austrick-TennisTrophy, Vienna, Austrick Haird (i)   Jürgen Melzer 4–6, 3–6
Winner 4. 10 Januar 2010 Chennai Open, Chennai, Indie (2) Haird   Stanislas Wawrinka 7–6(7–2), 7–6(7–3)
Winner 5. 7 Februar 2010 PBZ Zagreb Indoors, Zagreb, Croatie (2) Haird (i)   Michael Berrer 6–4, 6–7(5–7), 6–3
Runner-up 3. 9 Mey 2010 BMW Open, Munich, Germany Clay   Mikhail Youzhny 3–6, 6–4, 4–6
Runner-up 4. 20 Februar 2011 Open 13, Marseille, Fraunce Haird (i)   Robin Söderling 7–6(10–8), 3–6, 3–6
Runner-up 5. 31 Julie 2011 ATP Studena Croatie Open, Umag, Croatie Clay   Alexandr Dolgopolov 4–6, 6–3, 3–6
Runner-up 6. 9 October 2011 Cheenae Open, Beijing, Cheenae (2) Haird   Tomáš Berdych 6–3, 4–6, 1–6
Winner 6. 30 October 2011 St. Petersburg Open, St. Petersburg, Roushie Haird (i)   Janko Tipsarević 6–3, 3–6, 6–2
Runner-up 7. 6 Mey 2012 BMW Open, Munich, Germany (2) Clay   Philipp Kohlschreiber 6–7(8–10), 3–6
Winner 7. 17 Juin 2012 Queen's Club Championships, Lunnon, Unitit Kinrick Gress   David Nalbandian 6–7(3–7), 4–3 default
Winner 8. 15 Julie 2012 ATP Studena Croatie Open, Umag, Croatie Clay   Marcel Granollers 6–4, 6–2
Winner 9. 10 Februar 2013 PBZ Zagreb Indoors, Zagreb, Croatie (3) Haird (i)   Jürgen Melzer 6–3, 6–1
Runner-up 8. 16 Juin 2013 Aegon Championships, Lunnon, Unitit Kinrick Gress   Andy Murray 7–5, 5–7, 3–6

Doubles: 1 (0–1)Eedit

Legend
Grand Slam (0–0)
ATP Warld Tour Finals (0–0)
ATP Warld Tour Masters 1000 (0–0)
ATP Warld Tour 500 series (0–0)
ATP Warld Tour 250 series (0–1)
Titles bi Surface
Haird (0–0)
Clay (0–1)
Gress (0–0)
Carpet (0–0)
Outcome No. Date Championship Surface Pairtner Opponent Score
Runner-up 1. 30 Julie 2011 ATP Studena Croatie Open, Umag, Croatie Clay   Lovro Zovko   Simone Bolelli
  Fabio Fognini
3–6, 7–5, [7–10]

ReferencesEedit

  1. Milovanovic, Selma (28 January 2010). "Cilic's family watching and hoping". Melbourne: Theage.com.au. Retrieved 24 February 2010.
  2. "The Australian behind the rise of Cilic". Melbourne: Theage.com.au. 28 January 2010. Retrieved 24 February 2010.
  3. "Cilic's Grand Slam quest – Tennis – Sportal Australia". Sportal.com.au. Retrieved 24 February 2010.

Freemit airtinsEedit