Tag: Sania Mirza

P.T. Usha mistaken for Sania on Sports Day poster in Andhra

Visakhapatnam: In a gaffe that left the city red-faced, the organisers of National Sports Day celebrations here mistook P.T. Usha for tennis star Sania Mirza and erected a poster with a photograph of the latter bearing the name of the legendary athlete. The poster, put up near the Submarine museum on Beach Road, went viral […]

  • Monday, 26 April 2021
Sania's sister Anam to marry Mohammad Azharuddin's son

Hyderabad: Tennis star Sania Mirza’s sister Anam Mirza is set to tie the knot with former Indian cricket captain Mohammad Azharuddin’s son Mohammad Asaduddin in December this year. Sania Mirza has confirmed that her younger sister will be marrying Asaduddin. The Mirzas recently returned from Paris after a bachelorette trip. The confirmation came after months […]

  • Saturday, 24 April 2021
Sania Mirza named in Indian Fed Cup squad

New Delhi: Tennis star Sania Mirza was on Tuesday named in the Indian five-member Fed Cup squad, as she plots her return to the game after a break. The team also features the country’s top singles player Ankita Raina. Riya Bhatia (379), Rutuja Bhosale (466) and Karman Kaur Thandi (568) are also part of the […]

  • Wednesday, 21 April 2021
Sania Mirza Makes Winning Return To WTA Circuit, Enters Women's Doubles Qfs Of Hobart International

Hobart: Indian tennis ace Sania Mirza made a winning return to the WTA circuit by advancing to the women’s doubles quarterfinals of the Hobart International Tournament here on Tuesday. Returning to the court after two years, Sania and her Ukrainian partner Nadia Kichenok prevailed 2-6 7-6 (3) 10-3 over Oksana Kalashnikova of Georgia and Japan’s […]

  • Wednesday, 21 April 2021
Sania Mirza Enters Women's Doubles Semifinals Of Hobart International

Hobart: Indian tennis ace Sania Mirza continued her winning run as she entered the women’s doubles semifinals of the Hobart International here on Thursday. Partnering Nadiia Kichenok of Ukraine, Sania defeated the American duo of Vania King and Christina McHale 6-2 4-6 10-4 in the quarterfinals. In a match that was tied at 1-1, the fifth […]

  • Tuesday, 20 April 2021
Sania Mirza In Doubles Final Of Hobart International

Hobart: Former World No.1 Sania Mirza continued her dream comeback to the WTA circuit when on Friday she entered the women’s doubles final at the ongoing Hobart International. Mirza, back from a two-year absence from the tour after having her baby, paired with Ukraine’s Nadiia Kichenok to win their semi-final clash over Marie Bouzkova of […]

  • Tuesday, 20 April 2021
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Sania Mirza Scripts Dream Return, Clinches Doubles Title In Hobart

Hobart: Indian tennis star Sania Mirza along with Nadiia Kichenok came out with yet another brilliant performance as they defeated China’s Peng Shuai and Zhang Shuai in straight sets to win the women’s doubles title at Hobart International on Saturday. Former doubles No.1 Mirza and Kichenok defeated the second-seeded Chinese duo 6-4, 6-4 in a […]

  • Tuesday, 20 April 2021
Ankita Raina shines with two wins as Indian Fed Cup team creates Fed Cup history

Dubai: The Indian Fed cup team created history by progressing to the play-offs for the first time ever with Ankita Raina leading the side to a 2-1 win over Indonesia, here. Ankita on Saturday night pulled off a crucial singles win against talented Aldila Sutjiadi to lock the tie 1-1 after Rutuja Bhosale suffered a […]

  • Monday, 19 April 2021
COVID-19 Outbreak: Indian Sportsmen Urge Countrymen To Extend Helping Hand

New Delhi: At this time of Coronavirus outbreak in the country, several Indian sportsmen have come forward to extend their helping hands. Apart from that, certain others have urged the countrymen to extend their helping hands at this time of crisis and contribute to curbing COVID-19 outbreak across the country. India opener Shikhar Dhawan has […]

  • Sunday, 18 April 2021
Sania Mirza creates history, becomes 1st Indian to win Fed Cup Heart Award

New Delhi: Tennis star Sania Mirza created history by becoming the first Indian to win the Fed Cup Heart Award. Sania was the nominee for the award from the Asia/Oceania Zone alongwith Indonesia’s Priska Madelyn Nugroho. “It’s an honour to win the Fed Cup Heart Award as the first Indian,” said Sania in a statement. […]

  • Saturday, 17 April 2021
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Sania Mirza Takes Cue From ‘Stop The Beauty Test’, Urges People To Speak Up

Bhubaneswar: A trailblazer in Indian tennis, Sania Mirza is all praise for Dove India’s short film ‘Stop The Beauty Test’, which reflects the challenges an average girl faces in India due to dark complexion. Sania, who has three doubles and an equal number of mixed doubles Grand Slam titles to her crown, felt as if […]

  • Sunday, 04 April 2021