Federer wins record eighth Wimbledon title

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"The goal is definitely to be here again next year to try and defend", he said.

Following the match, Federer strongly hinted that his appetite for adding to his 19 Grand Slam titles would not diminish. Without dropping a single set over the Wimbledon fortnight, the ageless wonder has taken the title, defeating Marin Cilic 6-3, 6-1, 6-4.

Federer will make his 29th Grand Slam final appearance on Sunday, which is seven more than any other Open Era Player.

"That's what I did throughout all my career, I never gave up in a match", he said after.

Federer is bidding to become the first male player to win eight Wimbledon titles.

And afterwards, Federer strongly hinted that his appetite for winning major titles will not show any signs of diminishing.

Said Federer of his efforts and successes since his return to tennis, "If you believe, you can go really far in life". This is the 11th Wimbledon Finals for Roger Federer without dropping a set.

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Federer's cause was helped by Cilic's struggles with a foot injury and at one stage the Croatian was in tears between points. Federer eventually won the set 6-4. The win moves him above both Pete Sampras and William Renshaw, who each have won seven titles at the grass-court major. Three more trophies will follow in 2009 and 2012 and this year when he was once again a favorite after his unexpected title at the Australian Open And the difficulties encountered by Serbian Novak Djokovic and Scottish champion Andy Murray. I wasn't sure if I'd be in a final again after a year ago, especially some tough losses to Novak in 2014 and 2015.

Marin Cilic was able to speak about his injury after his loss on Sunday morning, according to USA Today.

Federer has won 7 of their matches to Cilic's 1.

Cilic required a medical timeout after surrendering the second set in 25 minutes - a problem apparently with his foot - but it was his spirit that appeared broken.

"But it's incredible. I don't know how much longer it is going to last".

While sat on his chair, Cilic was then visibly upset and started crying, as Federer waited patiently.

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