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Marin Cilic confident he’ll avoid repeat of Wimbledon tears v Roger Federer in Australian Open final

Cilic teared up at Wimbledon (Picture: REUTERS)

Marin Cilic is confident of avoiding the injury problems that plagued his last Grand Slam final appearance, which saw him breakdown in tears against Roger Federer at Wimbledon.

The world No. 6 comprehensively beat Kyle Edmund in straight sets to book his spot in the third major final of his career, becoming the first Croat to reach the last match at Melbourne Park.

Though he won the US Open in 2014, his last Grand Slam final appearance was a painful one, with blisters on his feet reducing Cilic to tears at the disappointing realisation he couldn’t perform at his best to compete… Read the full story