Marin Cilic (L) is congratulated by Britain's Kyle Edmund after their singles semi-finals match of the Australian Open. / AFP PHOTO / SAEED KHAN
Marin Cilic (L) is congratulated by Britain's Kyle Edmund after their singles semi-finals match of the Australian Open. / AFP PHOTO / SAEED KHAN

Melbourne: Britain’s Kyle Edmund’s dream of playing a first Grand Slam final was destroyed by sixth seed Marin Cilic in straight sets on Thursday.

Cilic thrashed Edmund 6-2, 7-6 (7-4), 6-2 to become the first Croat to reach an Australian Open final.

Cilic will either face 19-time Grand Slam winner Roger Federer or Hyeon Chung of South Korea in the title clash.

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