Roger Federer defeated Greeces Stefanos Tsitsipas 6-4, 6-4 in the final of the Dubai Championships to win his 100th career title. The Swiss star is the second man to achieve the feat after Americas Jimmy Connors who ended his career with 109 titles. After winning the title, Federer hailed his wonderful journey. He said, Im so happy Im still playing. Its been a long wonderful journey,Ive loved every minute. Winning 100 is an absolute dream come true, Federer added. Its so special to win my eighth here combined with 100, Federer said. I had tough opponents all the way through -- right up to Stefanos today. Hes already having a great career, the game is in good hands. 💯 titles for the 🐐 @rogerfederer pic.twitter.com3t3y5JO59N— Dubai Tennis Champs (@DDFTennis) March 2, 2019×Tsitsipas, who will become the first Greek to ever reach the worlds top 10 on Monday, paid tribute to his opponent.Ive been idolizing him since the age of 6... And now sharing the court, its even better, the 20-year-old said.100 is just completely insane -- Id be happy with 100 wins. Seriously, Im trying to get there.Earlier he had said, Reaching 100 titles -- were still far from it. Im just going to try to focus and play good tennis.