Cilic completes Umag run with finals win

July 15, 2012 at 4:55 PM

UMAG, Croatia, July 15 (UPI) -- Croatian favorite Marin Cilic thrilled the home crowd Sunday, defeating Spaniard Marcel Granollers in straight sets to claim the Croatia Open.

Second-seeded Cilic completed a run through the Umag event without losing a set, besting Granollers 6-4, 6-2 in the championship tilt.

Cilic, 23, won his second final in two months. He racked up his first career title last month on the grass courts of the Queen's Club in London.

Granollers, meanwhile, fell to 1-5 lifetime against the Croatian.

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