Marin Cilic is a Croatian professional tennis player who achieved a career-high singles ranking of World No. 3 on January 28, 2018. Turning professional in 2005, Cilic has won 18 ATP Tour singles titles, including a Grand Slam title at the 2014 US Open.
Born on September 28, 1988 in Međugorje, Bosnia and Herzegovina, to Herzegovinian Croat parents Koviljka and Zdenko Čilić, he was raised as a Roman Catholic. He has two older brothers named Vinko and Goran and a younger brother named Mile. Cilic’s father encouraged him and his brothers to become tennis players at a young age. He first came to international prominence by defeating world No. 2 Andy Murray in the fourth round of the 2009 US Open, and then reaching the semifinals at the Australian Open a few months later. He was also runner-up at the 2017 Wimbledon Championships and the 2018 Australian Open, losing to Roger Federer both times. He has been married to Kristina Milkovic Cilic since April 28, 2018. They have a son together.
Marin Cilic Personal Details:
Date Of Birth: 28 September 1988
Birth Place: Međugorje, Bosnia and Herzegovina
Residence: Monte Carlo, Monaco
Birth Name: Marin Čilić
Nicknames: Cilic, Chila
Zodiac Sign: Libra
Occupation: Tennis player
Religion: Roman Catholic
Hair Color: Dark Brown
Eye Color: Brown
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marin Cilic Body Statistics:
Weight in Pounds: 196 lbs
Weight in Kilogram: 89 kg
Height in Feet: 6′ 6″
Height in Meters: 1.98 m
Body Build/Type: Slim
Chest: 44 in (112 cm)
Biceps: 14.5 in (37 cm)
Waist: 34 in (86 cm)
Shoe Size: 16 (US)
Marin Cilic Family Details:
Father: Zdenko Čilić
Mother: Koviljka Čilić
Spouse/Wife: Kristina Milković (m. 2018)
Children: Baldo (Son)
Siblings: Vinko Čilić (Older Brother), Goran Čilić (Older Brother), Mile Čilić (Younger Brother) (Tennis Player)
Marin Cilic Education:
Escola Básica de Bijakovići
Year Turned Pro: 2005
Plays: Right-handed (two-handed backhand)
High Rank for Singles: No. 3 (29 January 2018)
High Rank for Doubles: No. 49 (15 April 2013)
Singles Career record: 521–289 (64.3% in ATP Tour and Grand Slam main draw matches, and in Davis Cup)
Singles Career titles: 18
Doubles Career record: 82–91 (47.4% in ATP Tour and Grand Slam main draw matches, and in Davis Cup)
Doubles Career titles: 0
Coach (s): Bob Brett (2004–2013), Goran Ivanišević (2013–2016), Jonas Björkman (2016–2017), Ivan Cinkuš (2018–2020), Vedran Martic (2020–), Vilim Visak (2020–)
Marin Cilic Facts:
*Born on September 28, 1988 in Međugorje, Bosnia and Herzegovina, he was raised as a Roman Catholic.
*Growing up, his idols were Ivan Ljubicic and Goran Ivanisevic.
*He turned professional in 2005.
*He won the junior French Open in 2005.
*He defeated Andy Murray at the 2009 US Open.
*He earned his first major championship after defeating Kei Nishikori in the US Open finals in 2014.
*Visit his official website: www.marincilic.com
*Follow him on Twitter, Facebook and Instagram.