Roger Federer has won a record 20th Grand Slam title after beating Marin Cilic in the final of the Australian Open in Melbourne on Sunday.
The Swiss powered past the Croatian 6-2 6-7 (5-7) 6-3 3-6 6-1 to win his sixth Australian Open.
The 36-year-old speaks on his record triumph: “I’m so happy, it’s unbelievable.
“It’s been a long time waiting for this final. It’s easier in the afternoon, but when it’s at night you think about it all day. I’m happy it’s over now. It’s a dream come true and the fairytale continues.
“After the year I had last year, it’s incredible.”
“Congrats to Marin. World number three is an incredible achievement. Keep doing what you’re doing and achieve more.”
Federer wins sixth Australian Open title (photo credit: Getty Images)
“We’ve had a wonderful time in Australia,” added the Swiss. “We arrived in Perth last year and we’re still here!
“I’d like to thank everyone at the tournament. The volunteers especially, after the Sydney Olympics it made me realise what you do.
“It’s always a celebration of tennis when it comes to an end. I want to thank everyone for making it so special tonight.”