He is once again champion of the grass-court Grand Slam tournament, now more often than any other man in the history of an event first held in 1877.
Muguruza is now the first player to beat both Williams sisters in a Grand Slam final.
Federer has won every set he’s played in this year’s tournament and while he did not dominate the semifinal, he was never in much trouble.
Marin Cilic has advanced to the Wimbledon final for the first time, beating American Sam Querrey 6-7 (6), 6-4, 7-6 (3), 7-5 on Centre Court.
Limping between points and fading down the stretch, defending champion Andy Murray was stunned by 24th-seeded Sam Querrey of the U.S.
Playing at Wimbledon for the 20th time, Venus Williams is in the semifinals for the 10th time.
Nadal dropped the opening set despite not making an unforced error, ending his Grand Slam set winning streak.