Sania Mirza: Indian Tennis player
Sania Mirza born 15 November 1986 is an Indian tennis player. Mirza was born to Imran Mirza,a sports journalist and his wife Nasima in Mumbai, India. She was brought up in Hyderabad in a Muslim family. Sania Mirza began playing tennis at the age of six, turning professional in 2003. She was trained by her father and other family members. The family later relocated themselves in the city of Hyderabad. Saniya Mirza got her schooling from Nasr School Khairatabad and passed her SSC examination with first division securing 63% marks.
Saniya Mirza has got a younger sister by the name of Anam. Saniya was drawn to the lawn tennis by her father; she started playing tennis at the tender age of six at Nizam Club Hyderabad.
When Saniya was first taken to the coach he refused to coach her, later on after a week he called up the parents of Saniya and told them that he has never seen such a talent at such a tender age. Her initial training was handled by CK Bhupati father of Mahesh Bhupati, the legendary Indian tennis player. Sania Mirza learnt the professional tennis at Sinnet Tennis Academy in Secunderabad after that she moved to the Ace Tennis Academy in the United States. Currently her professional career is being managed by Global Sports, a company associated with Mahesh Bhupati and she has appointed Bob Brett who was previously the coach of Boris Becker as a specialist advisor.
Saniya Mirza started playing in international tournaments from the year 1999 when she first represented India in the World Junior Championship, Jakarta; after that Saniya went on to participate in the Asian Games in the year with Paes where she won a bronze medal. She again did India proud when she figured in the main draw for the girls doubles junior Wimbledon Tennis tournament with a 13 year old Russian player Alisa Kleybanova and won the Grand Slam title. Doing so Saniya became the first youngest Indian player to do so.
Sania Mirza has won 21 ITF titles till date. In the year 2005, Saniya Mirza created waves in the tennis world when she reached to the 3rd and 4th rounds of many Grand Slam tournaments. She has a very powerful forehand (Double handed backhand) and serves an array of stroke. Mirza won 10 singles and 13 doubles titles as a junior player. She won the 2003 Wimbledon Championships Girls’ Doubles title, partnering Alisa Kleybanova. She also reached the semifinals of the 2003 French Open Girls’ Doubles, with Sanaa Bhambri, and the quarterfinals of the 2002 US Open Girls’ Doubles, with Isha Lakhani.
Sania enjoys widespread popularity in India and is a perfect role model for many young and upcoming tennis players in India. She is also a fashion icon for many of her fans and carries a glamorous personality off the tennis courts. Sania can surely achieve a lot going forward if she manages to keep her rising injuries on a check.https://www.page3mumbai.com/sania-mirza/https://d1pwtov3hkz0fo.cloudfront.net/wp-content/uploads/20140308091244/imagesCAENITKN.jpghttps://d1pwtov3hkz0fo.cloudfront.net/wp-content/uploads/20140308091244/imagesCAENITKN-150x150.jpgIconsStars Of CityCK Bhupati father of Mahesh Bhupati,Imran Mirza,mumbai,Nizam Club Hyderabad,sania mirza,tennisSania Mirza born 15 November 1986 is an Indian tennis player. Mirza was born to Imran Mirza,a sports journalist and his wife Nasima in Mumbai, India. She was brought up in Hyderabad in a Muslim family. Sania Mirza began playing tennis at the age of six, turning professional in 2003....Shashi KantShashi Kant Pandidharitajooba@gmail.comAdministratorWho is this Man ? Dude , Myth or Mega Tech Guy ? Well, why not all ? I spend part of my days wondering how to combine my two loves, Digital Marketing and Technolgy . The rest of his time I spend trying to design killer technology.Mumbai : Page3