The Latest: Cilic takes 2-set lead over Federer in semis

LONDON (AP) — The Latest on Wimbledon (all times local):

Roger Federer is down two sets to love against Marin Cilic in their Wimbledon semifinal on Centre Court.

Cilic, a big-serving Croatian, leads the seven-time champion 7-6 (4), 6-4.

On No. 1 Court, Milos Raonic leads Sam Querrey 6-4, 7-5.


1:55 p.m.

Roger Federer has dropped the first set of his semifinal against Marin Cilic in a tiebreaker.

Cilic saved two break points in the fifth game and took the set 7-6 (4).

In the second semifinal, Milos Raonic won the first set 6-4 over Sam Querrey.


1:15 p.m.

Play is underway on men's quarterfinals day at Wimbledon.

Seven-time champion Roger Federer is playing Marin Cilic on Centre Court, while Milos Raonic is facing Sam Querrey on No. 1 Court.

The sun is out and no rain is forecast.


12 p.m.

Roger Federer has more history on the line at the All England Club.

If Federer beats Marin Cilic in the quarterfinals on Wednesday, he will equal Jimmy Connors' record of reaching the Wimbledon semifinals 11 times.

Federer is chasing a record eighth Wimbledon singles title. He's currently tied with Pete Sampras and 1880s player William Renshaw with seven.

The third-seeded Federer will be first up on Centre Court against Cilic, a Crotian who beat him in straight sets in their last meeting, in the 2014 U.S. Open semifinals.

Second up on Centre will be No. 2 Andy Murray, the 2013 champion, facing No. 12 Jo-Wilfried Tsonga.

On Court 1, sixth-seeded Milos Raonic was paired against No. 28 Sam Querrey, followed by No. 10 Tomas Berdych against No. 32 Lucas Pouille.