Nicknamed “Chila”, Marin Cilic began playing tennis at age seven. Born in Medjugorje, Bosnia-Herzegovina to father, Zdenko, and mother Koiljka, Cilic moved to San Remo, Italy to begin his tennis career.
Since beginning his professional career in 2005, Cilic has won 17 ATP singles titles.
Birthplace: MEDJUGORJE, BOSNIA-HERZEGOVINA
Turned Pro: 2005
Coach: JONAS BJORKMAN AND IVAN CINKUS
Residence: MONTE CARLO, MONACO
Plays: RIGHT-HANDED, TWO-HANDED BACKHAND