Roger Federer wins Wimbledon for record eighth time

And he did it at 35, without dropping one set during his run to his 19th Grand Slam. Best ever!

Roger Federer is a Wimbledon champion for a men’s record eighth time, defeating Marin Cilic 6-3, 6-1, 6-4 in Sunday’s final.

The win moves Federer above both Pete Sampras and William Renshaw, who each have won seven titles at the grass-court major.

The 35-year-old Federer became the oldest champion at the All England Club, and he won his second Grand Slam of the year in impeccable fashion by not dropping a set throughout the two-week run. Federer joins Bjorn Borg (1976) as the only men in the Open era to win Wimbledon without losing a set, according to ESPN Stats & Information.

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